December 1, 2016

Thales Quotes

“A multitude of words is no proof of a prudent mind.”

“Avoid doing what you would blame others for doing.”

“Hope is the only good that is common to all men; those who have nothing else possess hope still.”

“Nothing is more active than thought, for it travels over the universe, and nothing is stronger than necessity for all must submit to it.”

“Nothing is more ancient than God, for He was never created; nothing more beautiful than the world, it is the work of that same God; nothing is more active than thought, for it flies over the whole universe; nothing is stronger than necessity, for all must submit to it.”

“Place is the greatest thing, as it contains all things.”

“The most difficult thing in life is to know yourself.”

“The past is certain, the future obscure.”

“The wisest thing is Time, for it brings everything to light.”