"God is one supreme among gods and men, and not like mortals in body or in mind," says Xenophanes.
It is possible that we should read Xenophanes, who, according to Diog.
Scepticism of Xenophanes — complaint of philosophy as unsatisfactory.
In Xenophanes the protest of the reason and the conscience went together.
To Xenophanes all revelation is a pure fiction; the discovery of the invisible is to be made by the intellect of man alone.
Xenophanes wished to persuade me that God and the Universe were one.
What Xenophanes says may at once be taken as the conviction of a Mystic.
Barclay, in short, loved Xenophanes and Xenophon; and next to them, checkers.
Xenophanes was right; the primitive Greeks had created their gods in their own image.
It is, however, doubtful whether Xenophanes ever went to Elea.