ARCHIMEDES: -"Be silent, unless something you can say is more useful than your silence".
THE STORY BEHIND THE SWEATSHIRT
"BE SILENT, UNLESS SOMETHING YOU CAN SAY IS MORE USEFUL THAN YOUR SILENCE".
His father was Phidias, an astronomer, and he may have been in the family of a king of Syracuse. Syracuse was a rich Greek city, on the sea shore in Sicily. When Archimedes was about ten years old, he left Syracuse to study in Alexandria, Egypt. He was in the school of Euclid, a famous mathematician. Not much is known about the personal life of Archimedes, for example, whether he was married or if he had children.
When the Romans invaded Syracuse, they captured Archimedes so they could learn all of the things he knew. About two years later, he was drawing a mathematical diagram in the sand, enraged a soldier by refusing to go to meet the Roman general until after he had finished working on the problem. The Roman killed him for delaying the meeting. His last words are supposed to have been “Do not disturb my circles!”A sturdy and warm sweatshirt bound to keep you warm in the colder months. A pre-shrunk, classic fit sweater that's made with air-jet spun yarn for a soft feel.
• 8.0 oz., 50/50 cotton/polyester
• Classic fit
• Reduced pilling and softer air-jet spun yarn
• 1x1 athletic rib knit collar, cuffs and waistband, with spandex
• Double-needle stitched collar, shoulders, armholes, cuffs and waistband