Thales Quote


Thales
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As quoted in Diogenes Laërtius, The Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers, I, 36
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Avoid doing what you would blame others for doing.  - Thales
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Nationality: Greek

Occupation: Philosopher

Bio: Thales of Miletus was a pre-Socratic Greek philosopher from Miletus in Asia Minor, and one of the Seven Sages of Greece. Many, most notably Aristotle, regard him as the first philosopher in the Greek tradition. According to Bertrand Russell, Western philosophy begins with Thales.

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