• Acted: 3th Century BC
  • Lived: 334-261 BC
  • School: Stoic
  • Main Interests: Ethics, Politics, Logic, Metaphysics
  • Influences: Heraclitus, Antisthenes, Plato, Aristotle, Diogenes
  • Location: Citium

Quotes

Wellbeing is attained by little and little, and nevertheless is no little thing itself.

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Βίοι καὶ γνῶμαι τῶν ἐν φιλοσοφίᾳ εὐδοκιμησάντων, Διογένης Λαέρτιος: Ζ, 26

The reason why we have two ears and only one mouth is that we should listen more and talk less.

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Ιωάννου Στοβαίου Ανθολόγιον: ΛΞ, 19

A friend is our second self.

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Βίοι καὶ γνῶμαι τῶν ἐν φιλοσοφίᾳ εὐδοκιμησάντων, Διογένης Λαέρτιος: Ζ, 23