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Heraclitus Quotes

Heraclitus Quotes & Quotations
Name:
Heraclitus
Type:
Philosopher
Nationality:
Greek
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    A man's character is his fate. HeraclitusHeraclitus
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    A man's character is his guardian divinity. HeraclitusHeraclitus
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    Bigotry is the sacred disease. HeraclitusHeraclitus
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    Character is destiny. HeraclitusHeraclitus
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    Corpses are more fit to be thrown out than is dung. HeraclitusHeraclitus
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    Couples are wholes and not wholes, what agrees disagrees, the concordant is discordant. From all things one and from one all things. HeraclitusHeraclitus
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    Even sleepers are workers and collaborators on what goes on in the universe. HeraclitusHeraclitus
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    Eyes and ears are poor witnesses to people if they have uncultured souls. HeraclitusHeraclitus
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    God is day and night, winter and summer, war and peace, surfeit and hunger. HeraclitusHeraclitus
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    Good character is not formed in a week or a month. It is created little by little, day by day. Protracted and patient effort is needed to develop good character. HeraclitusHeraclitus
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    Hide our ignorance as we will, an evening of wine soon reveals it. HeraclitusHeraclitus
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    I am what libraries and librarians have made me, with little assistance from a professor of Greek and poets. HeraclitusHeraclitus
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    If you do not the expect the unexpected you will not find it, for it is not to be reached by search or trail. HeraclitusHeraclitus
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    It is hard to contend against one's heart's desire; for whatever it wishes to have it buys at the cost of soul. HeraclitusHeraclitus
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    Justice will overtake fabricators of lies and false witnesses. HeraclitusHeraclitus
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    Man is most nearly himself when he achieves the seriousness of a child at play. HeraclitusHeraclitus
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    Men who wish to know about the world must learn about it in its particular details. HeraclitusHeraclitus
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    Nature is wont to hide herself. HeraclitusHeraclitus
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    Nothing endures but change. HeraclitusHeraclitus
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    Opposition brings concord. Out of discord comes the fairest harmony. HeraclitusHeraclitus
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    The best people renounce all for one goal, the eternal fame of mortals; but most people stuff themselves like cattle. Heraclitus/21.php">Heraclitus
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    The chain of wedlock is so heavy that it takes two to carry it - and sometimes three. Heraclitus/22.php">Heraclitus
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    The eyes are more exact witnesses than the ears. Heraclitus/23.php">Heraclitus
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    The sun is new each day. Heraclitus/24.php">Heraclitus
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    The way up and the way down are one and the same. Heraclitus/25.php">Heraclitus
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    There is nothing permanent except change. Heraclitus/26.php">Heraclitus
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    To do the same thing over and over again is not only boredom: it is to be controlled by rather than to control what you do. Heraclitus/27.php">Heraclitus
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    To God everything is beautiful, good, and just; humans, however, think some things are unjust and others just. Heraclitus/28.php">Heraclitus
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    You cannot step into the same river twice. Heraclitus/29.php">Heraclitus
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    You cannot step twice into the same river; for other waters are continually flowing in. Heraclitus/30.php">Heraclitus