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The Ancient Greek aphorism “know thyself” (Greek: γνῶθι σεαυτὸν, transliterated:gnōthi seauton; also … σαυτὸν … sauton with the ε contracted), is one of the Delphic maxims and was inscribed in the pronaos (forecourt) of the Temple of Apollo at Delphi according to the Greek periegetic (travelogue) writer Pausanias (10.24.1).
George Santayana (1863 – 1952), The Life of Reason, Volume 1, 1905
Napoleon Bonaparte (1769 – 1821)
Sir Winston Churchill (1874 – 1965)
The Cliffnotes version: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Creighton_Bluejays_men%27s_basketball
Creighton…in order to know where you are headed, it is necessary to understand from whence you came.