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Accurate and famous quotes by Pythagoras about evil, light, words, silence, lower. Pythagoras is well-known Greek mathematician with many wise quotes. You can read the best of all time and enjoy Top 10 lists. Share the best Pythagoras sayings with your friends and family.

  1. Learn to be silent. Let your quiet mind listen and absorb.

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

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

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

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

  6. Silence is better than unmeaning words.

  7. 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.

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

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

  10. Virtue is harmony.

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

  12. In this theater of man's life, it is reserved only for God and angels to be lookers-on.

  13. Learn to be silent. Let your quiet mind listen and absorb the silence.

  14. If there be light, then there is darkness; if cold, heat; if height, depth; if solid, fluid; if hard, soft; if rough, smooth; if calm, tempest; if prosperity, adversity; if life, death.

  15. 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.

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

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    Be silent or let the words be worth more than silence.

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About Pythagoras

Where is Pythagoras from? Pythagoras is Greek who said awesome wise words. Well-known and respected in Greek society for wise sayings. The following quotations and images represent the Greek nature embed in Pythagoras's character.

What Pythagoras was famous for? Pythagoras is famous mathematician with many good quotes. Influential and well recognized mathematician all over the world. Browse a lot of Pythagoras books and reference books with quotes from Pythagoras on Amazon.

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When was Pythagoras birthday? Pythagoras was born on 570 BC.

Who is Pythagoras? Some facts about Pythagoras from biography. Pythagoras of Samos (c. 570 BC - c. 495 BC) was an Ionian Greek philosopher and founder of the religious movement called Pythagoreanism. Most of our information about Pythagoras was written down centuries after he lived, thus very little reliable information is known about him. He was born on the is... Read more about Pythagoras on Wikipedia or watch videos with quotes from Pythagoras on YouTube. Browse a lot of books about Pythagoras on Amazon to get more reference.


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