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Attributed to Aristotle by Diogenes Laërtius in Lives of the Eminent Philosophers, Book V: "He who has friends can have no true friend"
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Aristotle quoted by Diogenes Laërtius in "Lives of Eminent Philosophers"
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Politics, Book V
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Attributed to Aristotle by Lowell Bennion in "Religion and the Pursuit of Truth" (1959), p. 52


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Nationality: Greek

Occupation: Philosopher

Bio: Aristotle was a Greek philosopher and polymath, a student of Plato and teacher of Alexander the Great. His writings cover many subjects, including physics, metaphysics, poetry, theater, music, logic, rhetoric, linguistics, politics, government, ethics, biology, and zoology. Together with Plato and Socrates, Aristotle is one of the most important founding figures in Western philosophy.

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