Democritus Quotes


460 BC - 370 BC

Abdera, Greece


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It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.


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Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.


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Happiness resides not in possessions and not in gold, happiness dwells in the soul.


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Our sins are more easily remembered than our good deeds.


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Raising children is an uncertain thing; success is reached only after a life of battle and worry.