Silvius sentence example
The place was originally called Corsignano and owes its present name to Aeneas Silvius Piccolomini, Pope Pius II.
The efforts of Aeneas Silvius Piccolomini brought matters into a channel more favourable to the Holy See; and an understanding with Germany was reached.
Nicholas himself was a man of vast erudition, and his friend Aeneas Silvius (later Pope Pius II.) said of him that "what he does not know is outside the range of human knowledge."Advertisement