Quotes by Diogenes Laertios

Diogenes Laƫrtius was a biographer of the Greek philosophers. Nothing is definitively known about his life, but his surviving Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers is a principal source for the history of ancient Greek philosophy.

The best Quotes and Sayings

The foundation of every state is the education of its youth.

- Diogenes LaertiosEducation

We have two ears and one tongue so that we would listen more and talk less.

- Diogenes LaertiosTalking, Listening

What I like to drink most is wine that belongs to others.

- Diogenes LaertiosWine

He has the most who is most content with the least.

- Diogenes LaertiosHappiness, Humility