Diogenes Diogenes Quotes


10 Diogenes Diogenes quotes:



"The foundation of every state is the education of its youth."
"It was a favorite expression of Theophrastus that time was the most valuable thing that a man could spend"
"Blushing is the color of virtue."
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"It is the privilege of the gods to want nothing, and of godlike men to want little."
"Most men are within a finger's breadth of being mad."
"Those who have virtue always in their mouths, and neglect it in practice, are like a harp, which emits a sound pleasing to others, while itself is insensible of the music."
"What I like to drink most is wine that belongs to others."
"As a matter of self-preservation, a man needs good friends or ardent enemies, for the former instruct him and the latter take him to task."
"I threw my cup away when I saw a child drinking from his hands at the trough."
"I do not know whether there are gods, but there ought to be."



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