Ideas from '72: Against Stoics on common Conceptions' by Plutarch [85], by Theme Structure

[found in 'Moralia - vol 13 part 2' by Plutarch (ed/tr Cherniss,Harold) [Harvard Loeb 1993,0-674-99517-1]].

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28. God / B. Proving God / 3. Proofs of Evidence / e. Miracles
People report seeing through rocks, or over the horizon, or impossibly small works
                        Full Idea: It is said that Lynceus could see through rock and tree, and a lookout in Sicily saw Carthaginian ships a day and a half away, and Callicrates and Myrmecides are said to fashion carriages canopied with the wings of fly, and write on sesame seeds.
                        From: Plutarch (72: Against Stoics on common Conceptions [c.85], 1083e)
                        A reaction: A warning from Plutarch against believing everything you hear!