Pythagoras - Quotes

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Silence is better than unmeaning words. ---->>>

There is geometry in the humming of the strings, there is music in the spacing of the spheres. ---->>>

Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body. ---->>>

Above the cloud with its shadow is the star with its light. Above all things reverence thyself. ---->>>

As long as man continues to be the ruthless destroyer of lower living beings he will never know health or peace. For as long as men massacre animals, they will kill each other.

As long as man continues to be the ruthless destroyer of lower living beings he will never know health or peace. For as long as men massacre animals, they will kill each other.

Friends are as companions on a journey, who ought to aid each other to persevere in the road to a happier life. ---->>>

The most momentous thing in human life is the art of winning the soul to good or evil. ---->>>

Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.

Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.

It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few. ---->>>

A thought is an idea in transit. ---->>>

The oldest, shortest words - 'yes' and 'no' - are those which require the most thought. ---->>>

There is a good principle which created order, light, and man, and an evil principle which created chaos, darkness, and woman. ---->>>

There is nothing so easy but that it becomes difficult when you do it reluctantly. ---->>>

Virtue is harmony. ---->>>

Above all things, reverence yourself. ---->>>

Do not say a little in many words but a great deal in a few. ---->>>

Concern should drive us into action and not into a depression. No man is free who cannot control himself. ---->>>

As soon as laws are necessary for men, they are no longer fit for freedom.

As soon as laws are necessary for men, they are no longer fit for freedom.

Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they will. ---->>>

No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. ---->>>

Reason is immortal, all else mortal. ---->>>

Do not talk a little on many subjects, but much on a few. ---->>>

Begin thus from the first act, and proceed; and, in conclusion, at the ill which thou hast done, be troubled, and rejoice for the good. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Greek
Born: 582 BC
Birthplace: Samos
Die: 497 BC
Occupation: Mathematician
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Pythagoras of Samos (US: ; UK: ; Greek: Πυθαγόρας ὁ Σάμιος Pythagóras ho Sámios "Pythagoras the Samian", or simply Πυθαγόρας; Πυθαγόρης in Ionian Greek; c. 570 – c. 495 BC) was an Ionian Greek philosopher, mathematician, and putative founder of the Pythagoreanism movement (wikipedia)