A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

ZENO

Fri, 20 May '22
___ of Citium, philosopher who founded Stoicism
Wed, 25 Aug '21
Philosopher known for his paradoxes
Mon, 26 Jul '21
Greek philosopher known for paradoxes
Sun, 4 Jul '21
One of his paradoxes claims that two objects can never really touch