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A man that seeks truth and loves it must be reckoned precious to any human society.
~ Epictetus | ( Greek philosopher. ) | 50 - 120 BC | Truth
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A man's character is his guardian divinity.
~ Heraclitus | (Greek philosopher. ) | c. 535 BCE-c. 475 BCE | Character
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A multitude of books distracts the mind.
~ Socrates | ( Greek philosopher of Athens ) | 469 - 399 BC | Books
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A ship should not ride on a single anchor, nor life on a single hope.
~ Epictetus | ( Greek philosopher. ) | 50 - 120 BC | Life
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A strict belief, fate is the worst kind of slavery; on the other hand there is comfort in the thought that God will be moved by our prayers.
~ Epictetus | ( Greek philosopher. ) | 50 - 120 BC | Destiny
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A system of morality which is based on relative emotional values is a mere illusion, a thoroughly vulgar conception which has nothing sound in it and nothing true.
~ Socrates | ( Greek philosopher of Athens ) | 469 - 399 BC | Morality
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A well begun is half ended.
~ Plato | (Greek philosopher. ) | 427 - 347 BC | Action
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A wise man is he who does not grieve for the thing which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.
~ Epictetus | ( Greek philosopher. ) | 50 - 120 BC | Knowledge
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All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsions, habit, reason, passion, desire.
~ Aristotle | (Greek philosopher and polymath ) | 384 BC - 322 BC | Action
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All learning has an emotional base.
~ Plato | (Greek philosopher. ) | 427 - 347 BC | Learning
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All philosophy lies in two words, sustain and abstain.
~ Epictetus | ( Greek philosopher. ) | 50 - 120 BC | Abstinence
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Among mortals second thoughts are wisest.,
~ Euripides | ( Greek tragic poet. ) | BC 480-BC 406 | Knowledge
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An education obtained with money is worse than no education at all
~ Socrates | ( Greek philosopher of Athens ) | 469 - 399 BC | Education
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An unexamined life is not worth living.
~ Socrates | ( Greek philosopher of Athens ) | 469 - 399 BC | Life
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And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom to us by the awful grace of God.
~ Aeschylus | ( Greek dramatist. ) | BC 525-BC 456 | God
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Anyone can become angry -- that is easy. But to be angry with the right person, to the right degree, at the right time, for the right purpose, and in the right way -- this is not easy.
~ Aristotle | (Greek philosopher and polymath ) | 384 BC - 322 BC | Anger
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Appearances are deceptive.
~ Aesop | (Greek fabulist. ) | 620 BC-560 BC | Appearance
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At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice he is the worst.
~ Aristotle | (Greek philosopher and polymath ) | 384 BC - 322 BC | Animals
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At the touch of love, everyone becomes a poet.
~ Plato | (Greek philosopher. ) | 427 - 347 BC | Love
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Authority is never without hate.
~ Euripides | ( Greek tragic poet. ) | BC 480-BC 406 | Authority
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Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.
~ Aristotle | (Greek philosopher and polymath ) | 384 BC - 322 BC | Confidence
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