Diogenes

c. 412 - 323

A Quote by Diogenes on enemies, friendship, good, perfection, and sincerity

To arrive at perfection, a man should have very sincere friends or inveterate enemies; because he would be made sensible of his good or ill conduct, either by the censures of the one or the admonitions of the other.

Diogenes (c. 412 - 323)

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A Quote by Diogenes on citizenship and world

I am a citizen of the world.

Diogenes (c. 412 - 323)

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A Quote by Diogenes on children and drinking

I threw my cup away when I saw a child drinking from his hands at the trough.

Diogenes (c. 412 - 323)

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A Quote by Diogenes on honesty

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I am looking for an honest man.

Diogenes (c. 412 - 323)

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A Quote by Diogenes on dreams, hope, and questions

The question was put to him, what hope is; and his answer was, "The dream of a waking man."

Diogenes (c. 412 - 323)

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