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Ideas of Melissus, by Text

[Greek, c.485 - 430 BCE, Born on the island of Samos. Taught by Parmenides. An admiral in the Athenian navy.]

445BCE On Being (lost)
p.301 Being is one
p.386 There is no real motion, only the appearance of it
B1 p.48 Nothing could come out of nothing
443BCE Fragments of Melissus
p.94 The void is not required for change, because a plenum can alter in quality