From the time of Thales
of Miletus, in the fifth century B.
He met at the court of Croesus with Solon, Thales
, and other sages, and is related so to have pleased his royal master, by the part he took in the conversations held with these philosophers, that he applied to him an expression which has since passed into a proverb, "The Phrygian has spoken better than all.
Or is there any invention of his, applicable to the arts or to human life, such as Thales
the Milesian or Anacharsis the Scythian, and other ingenious men have conceived, which is attributed to him?
The baffled intellect must still kneel before this cause, which refuses to be named,-- ineffable cause, which every fine genius has essayed to represent by some emphatic symbol, as, Thales
by water, Anaximenes by air, Anaxagoras by (Nous) thought, Zoroaster by fire, Jesus and the moderns by love; and the metaphor of each has become a national religion.
The jointly-owned company Hanwha Thales
was created in 2000 by Samsung and Thales
to develop the defence electronics in Korea.
com), a global supplier of enterprise search solutions for businesses and government, today announced it has been chosen by Thales
Navigation to enable advanced search capabilities across three of its websites and corporate intranet.
In just three short years, Ranque has radically transformed virtually every aspect of Thales
In the latest round of what seems to be a never-ending series of company name changes and/or consolidations, French defense-electronics contractor Thomson-CSF (Paris, France) has rebranded itself Thales
(pronounced "tah-less") to better reflect its increasingly global (rather than solely French) nature, as well as to distinguish itself from sister company Thomson Multimedia.
With the expansion of the communications portfolio for the military and first-responder markets, the result of its merger of two Thales
business segments the navigation, surveillance and simulation sector of Thales
air traffic management organization and Thales
USA Defense and Security.