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A list of the best Heraclitus quotes. This list is arranged by which famous Heraclitus quotes have received the most votes, so only the greatest Heraclitus quotes are at the top of the list. All the most popular quotes from Heraclitus should be listed here, but if any were missed you can add more at the end of the list. This list includes notable Heraclitus quotes on various subjects, many of which are inspirational and thought provoking.

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Much learning does not teach u... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
Much learning does not teach understanding. Heraclitus

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Everything flows. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
Everything flows. Janet Morris, Heraclitus

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Character is our destiny. is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
Character is our destiny. Heraclitus

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Immortal mortals, mortal immor... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
Immortal mortals, mortal immortals, one living the others death and dying the others life. Heraclitus

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Applicants for wisdom do what ... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
michaelj72 added Applicants for wisdom do what I have done: inquire within.

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What was scattered gathers. Wh... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
michaelj72 added What was scattered gathers. What was gathered blows away.

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The world is nothing but a gre... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
michaelj72 added The world is nothing but a great desire to live and a great dissatisfaction with living.

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A man's character is his guard... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
A man's character is his guardian divinity. Heraclitus

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Tis not too late to seek a new... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
michaelj72 added Tis not too late to seek a newer world.

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Good character is not formed i... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
michaelj72 added Good character is not formed in a week or a month. It is created little by little, day by day. Protracted and patient effort is needed to develop good character.

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Those who love wisdom must inv... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
michaelj72 added Those who love wisdom must investigate many things.

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Men who wish to know about the... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
Men who wish to know about the world must learn about it in its particular details. Heraclitus

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You cannot step twice into the... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
You cannot step twice into the same river, for other waters are continually flowing on. Heraclitus

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To be even-minded is the great... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
michaelj72 added To be even-minded is the greatest virtue. Wisdom is to speak the truth and act in keeping with its nature.

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There is nothing permanent exc... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
There is nothing permanent except change. Heraclitus

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The sun is new every day is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
The sun is new every day Janet Morris, Heraclitus

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Change alone is unchanging. is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
Change alone is unchanging. Heraclitus

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Mind steers all things through... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
Mind steers all things through all things Janet Morris, Heraclitus

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Everything flows and nothing a... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
Everything flows and nothing abides, everything gives way and nothing stays fixed. Heraclitus

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It would not be better if thin... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
It would not be better if things happened to men just as they wish. Heraclitus

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Bigotry is the sacred disease. is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
Bigotry is the sacred disease. Heraclitus

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To do the same thing over and ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
To do the same thing over and over again is not only boredom: it is to be controlled by rather than to control what you do. Heraclitus

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God is day and night, winter a... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
God is day and night, winter and summer, war and peace, surfeit and hunger. Heraclitus

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Justice will overtake fabricat... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
michaelj72 added Justice will overtake fabricators of lies and false witnesses.

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If you do not the expect the u... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
If you do not the expect the unexpected you will not find it, for it is not to be reached by search or trail. Heraclitus

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The eyes are more exact witnes... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
michaelj72 added The eyes are more exact witnesses than the ears.

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It is hard to battle anger, fo... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
It is hard to battle anger, for whatever it wants it pays from the soul. Janet Morris, Heraclitus, Chris Morris

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Hide our ignorance as we will,... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
michaelj72 added Hide our ignorance as we will, an evening of wine soon reveals it.

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All things come into being by ... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
michaelj72 added All things come into being by conflict of opposites.

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Deliberate violence is more to... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
michaelj72 added Deliberate violence is more to be quenched than a fire.

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No one that encounters prosper... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
No one that encounters prosperity does not also encounter danger. Heraclitus

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Even sleepers are workers and ... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
Even sleepers are workers and collaborators on what goes on in the universe. Heraclitus

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Big results require big ambiti... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
michaelj72 added Big results require big ambitions.

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He who is praised to the skies... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
He who is praised to the skies lives a life of fantasy Janet Morris, Heraclitus

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What are men? Mortal gods. Wha... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
michaelj72 added What are men? Mortal gods. What are gods? Immortal men.

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Man's character is his fate. is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
Man's character is his fate. Heraclitus

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The unlike is joined together,... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
michaelj72 added The unlike is joined together, and from differences results the most beautiful harmony.

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Gods and men honor those who h... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
Gods and men honor those who have fought in battle. Janet Morris, Heraclitus, Chris Morris

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All things come into being out... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
All things come into being out of strife Janet Morris, Heraclitus

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Corpses are more fit to be thr... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
Corpses are more fit to be thrown out than is dung. Heraclitus

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War is all and king of all is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Heraclitus Quotes
War is all and king of all Janet Morris, Heraclitus