- Acted: 4th Century BC
- Lived: 375-335 BC
- School: Peripatetic
- Main Interests: Ethics, Music, Politics
- Influences: Aristotle, Pythagoras, Archytas
- Location: Taranto
After the gods and demons, I should speak extensively about parents and laws. I believe in remaining loyal to our customs and our laws, even if they are a bit inferior to the others.
Ιωάννου Στοβαίου Ανθολόγιον: ΟΘ, 45
No one, no god, nor prudent man would ever advise anyone to neglect his parents.
Ιωάννου Στοβαίου Ανθολόγιον: ΟΘ, 46