It would not be better if things happened to people just as they wish.
Heraclitus (c.540 - c.475 BC)
Source: fragment 52
Contributed by: Zaady
Much learning does not teach understanding.
Man, like a light in the night, is kindled and put out.
Nature is wont to hide herself.
Opposition brings concord. Out of discord comes the fairest harmony.
To God all things are beautiful, good, and right; human beings, on the other hand, deem some things right and others wrong.
Source: fragment 106
To do the same thing over and over is not only boredom; it is to be controlled by rather than to control what you do.
All is flux, nothing is stationary.
Source: alluded to by Aristotle in De Caelo and elsewhere
Change alone is unchanging.
Nothing endures but change.
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