Pythagoras Quotes (110 quotes)




Pythagoras
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As quoted in Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers, Sect. 30, as translated by Robert Drew Hicks (1925)
Pythagoras
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As quoted in Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers, as translated by Robert Drew Hicks (1925)
Pythagoras
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As quoted in Aurea Carmina by Hierocles of Alexandria, as translated in Dictionary of Quotations (1906) by Thomas Benfield Harbottle, p. 356
Pythagoras
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As quoted in Life of Pythagoras (c. 300) by Iamblichus of Chalcis, as translated by Thomas Taylor (1818)
Pythagoras
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As quoted in The Diegesis (1829) by Robert Taylor, p. 219
Pythagoras
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As quoted in The World's Laconics : Or, The Best Thoughts of the Best Authors (1853) by Everard Berkeley


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Nationality: Greek

Occupation: Mathematician

Bio: Pythagoras of Samos was an Ionian Greek philosopher, mathematician, and founder of the religious movement called Pythagoreanism. Most of the information about Pythagoras was written down centuries after he lived, so very little reliable information is known about him.

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