Antisthenes Quotes

- Notable Antisthenes Quotes Index -

Born: 445 BC,
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Died: , 365 BC

1.
As iron is eaten away by rust, so the envious are consumed by their own passion.
- Antisthenes

2.
Not to unlearn what you have learned is the most necessary kind of learning.
- Antisthenes

3.
Quarrels often arise in marriages when the bridal gifts are excessive.
- Antisthenes

4.
The most useful piece of learning for the uses of life is to unlearn what is untrue.
- Antisthenes

5.
There are only two people who can tell you the truth about yourself - an enemy who has lost his temper and a friend who loves you dearly.
- Antisthenes

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