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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 understanding.Heraclitus
Everything flows.Janet Morris, Heraclitus
Character is our destiny.Heraclitus
Immortal mortals, mortal immortals, one living the others death and dying the others life.Heraclitus
michaelj72 added Applicants for wisdom do what I have done: inquire within.
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.
michaelj72 added The world is nothing but a great desire to live and a great dissatisfaction with living.
michaelj72 added Tis not too late to seek a newer world.
A man's character is his guardian divinity.Heraclitus
michaelj72 added Those who love wisdom must investigate many things.
You cannot step twice into the same river, for other waters are continually flowing on.Heraclitus
Men who wish to know about the world must learn about it in its particular details.Heraclitus
michaelj72 added To be even-minded is the greatest virtue. Wisdom is to speak the truth and act in keeping with its nature.
There is nothing permanent except change.Heraclitus
michaelj72 added What was scattered gathers. What was gathered blows away.
The sun is new every dayJanet Morris, Heraclitus
Change alone is unchanging.Heraclitus
Mind steers all things through all thingsJanet Morris, Heraclitus
Everything flows and nothing abides, everything gives way and nothing stays fixed.Heraclitus
It would not be better if things happened to men just as they wish.Heraclitus
Bigotry is the sacred disease.Heraclitus
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
God is day and night, winter and summer, war and peace, surfeit and hunger.Heraclitus
michaelj72 added Justice will overtake fabricators of lies and false witnesses.
michaelj72 added All things come into being by conflict of opposites.
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
michaelj72 added The eyes are more exact witnesses than the ears.
It is hard to battle anger, for whatever it wants it pays from the soul.Janet Morris, Heraclitus, Chris Morris
michaelj72 added Hide our ignorance as we will, an evening of wine soon reveals it.
michaelj72 added Deliberate violence is more to be quenched than a fire.
No one that encounters prosperity does not also encounter danger.Heraclitus
Even sleepers are workers and collaborators on what goes on in the universe.Heraclitus
michaelj72 added Big results require big ambitions.
He who is praised to the skies lives a life of fantasyJanet Morris, Heraclitus
michaelj72 added What are men? Mortal gods. What are gods? Immortal men.
Man's character is his fate.Heraclitus
michaelj72 added The unlike is joined together, and from differences results the most beautiful harmony.
Gods and men honor those who have fought in battle.Janet Morris, Heraclitus, Chris Morris
All things come into being out of strifeJanet Morris, Heraclitus
Corpses are more fit to be thrown out than is dung.Heraclitus
War is all and king of allJanet Morris, Heraclitus