Heraclitus Top 10 Quotes




10
A hidden connection is stronger than an obvious one.
Heraclitus
9
Nature is wont to hide herself.
Heraclitus (On the Universe - Fragment 10)
8
It is what opposes that helps.
Heraclitus (Quoted by Aristotle in the Nicomachean Ethics)
7
Couples are wholes and not wholes, what agrees disagrees, the concordant is discordant. From all things one and from one all things.
Heraclitus (On the Universe - Fragment 54)
6
No man ever steps in the same river twice.
Heraclitus (On the Universe - Fragment 41)
5
Everything flows, nothing stands still.
Heraclitus (Quoted by Plato in Craytulus)
4
The sun is new every day.
Heraclitus (On the Universe - Fragment 6)
3
This world, which is the same for all, no one of gods or men has made. But it always was and will be: an ever-living fire, with measures of it kindling, and measures going out.
Heraclitus (On the Universe - Fragment 20)
2
Eternity is a child playing, the kingdom belongs to a child.
Heraclitus (Quoted by Hippolytus of Rome)
1
He who hears not me but the logos will say: All is one.
Heraclitus (On the Universe - Fragment 50)
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Heraclitus Biography

Life: 6th - 5th century BCE

Heraclitus of Ephesus was a Greek philosopher. He was often referred to as "The Obscure Philosopher" mainly due to his eccentric nature and his enigmatic philosophy and thoughts.

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On the Universe

Featured Idea: Change

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