Al-Farabi Quotes (1 quote)
“A just city should favor justice and the just, hate tyranny and injustice, and give them both their just deserts.”
H. Gibb et al., eds., Mazalim, The Dictionary of Islam vol. IV (Leiden: Brill, 1991)
“A man is like a cat; chase him and he will run - sit still and ignore him and he'll come purring at your feet.”
Reflections of a Bachelor Girl (1909), p. 43
A dialogue of proverbs (1963 edition)
“All societies that have survived have survived based on their ability to prepare their sons to be disposable, in war and at work--and therefore as dads.”
The Myth of Male Power (Warren Farrell, Simon and Schuster, 1st Ed., 1993; 2nd Ed., Berkely, 2000)
“Effective leadership is not about making speeches or being liked; leadership is defined by results not attributes.”
The Effective Executive (1993)
Siuan Sanche - The Dragon Reborn (15 October 1991)
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Bio: Al-Farabi known in the West as Alpharabius, was a renowned scientist and philosopher of the Islamic Golden Age. He was also a cosmologist, logician, and musician.