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Comprehensive information about Pythagoras including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. Pythagoras of Samos was an Ionian Greek philosopher, mathematician, and founder of the religious movement called Pythagoreanism. Pythagoras made influential contributions to philosophy and religious teaching in the late 6th century BC. He is often revered as a great mathematician, mystic and scientist, but he is best known for the Pythagorean theorem which bears his name. This educational Pythagoras resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.


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Quote Left It is only necessary to make war with five things; with the maladies of the body, the ignorances of the mind, with the passions of the body, with the seditions of the city and the discords of families. Quote Right
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Quote Left Friends are as companions on a journey, who ought to aid each other to persevere in the road to a happier life. Quote Right
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Quote Left Do not talk a little on many subjects, but much on a few. Quote Right
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Quote Left As long as man continues to be the ruthless destroyer of lower living beings he will never know health or peace. For as long as men massacre animals, they will kill each other. Indeed, he who sows the seed of murder and pain cannot reap joy and love. Quote Right
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Quote Left Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please. Quote Right
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