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Boethius

(c. 480—524) Roman statesman and philosopher


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(c. 480–524),

Roman statesman and philosopher, best known for The Consolation of Philosophy, which he wrote while in prison on a charge of treason. He argued that the soul can attain happiness in affliction by realizing the value of goodness and meditating on the reality of God.

Subjects: Arts and Humanities.


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