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Quotation by Horace
In the word of no master am I bound to believe.
Horace [Quintus Horatius Flaccus] (65–8 B.C.), Roman poet. Epistles, bk. 1, epistle 1, l. 14-5 (22-8 B.C.).
From the Latin, Nullius addictus iurare in verba magistri, comes the motto of the Royal Society of London: nullius in verba.
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