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Definition of Nullius in verba

Nullius in verba Definition from Arts & Humanities Dictionaries & Glossaries
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(Rely) on the words on no one. (Horace)
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Nullius in verba (Latin for "on the word of no one" or "Take nobody's word for it") is the motto of the Royal Society. John Evelyn and other Royal Society fellows chose the motto soon after the founding of the Society. The current Royal Society website explains the motto thus:
It is an expression of the determination of Fellows to withstand the domination of authority and to verify all statements by an appeal to facts determined by experiment.

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