Thought for the Day – January 14th

01-14

“…ἐν ὀργῇ μήτε τι λέγειν μήτε πράσσειν”
As quoted in Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers, by Diogenes Laërtius, “Pythagoras“, Sect. 8, as translated in Dictionary of Quotations (1906) by Thomas Benfield Harbottle, p. 370
Book VIII, Section 1 (Pythagoras), #23
SEE (English): http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Lives_of_the_Eminent_Philosophers/Book_VIII#Empedocles
SEE (English & Greek): http://books.google.com/books?id=TPENAAAAYAAJ
SEE (Greek): http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/hopper/text?doc=Perseus%3Atext%3A1999.01.0257%3Abook%3D8%3Achapter%3D1
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VARIANT: “…in wrath to restrain hand and tongue.”

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