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Heraclitus of Ephesus

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Biography - Heraclitus of Ephesus:

Greek philosopher.
Born: -544 - Died: -480
Period:
5th century BC
6th century BC
Place of birth: Turkey
Turkey

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You could not step twice into the same river.
Heraclitus of Ephesus



You could not step twice into the same river.

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Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
On ne peut pas descendre deux fois dans le même fleuve.”
Héraclite d'Éphèse

German
Man kann nicht zweimal in denselben Fluss steigen.”
Heraklit von Ephesos




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but it's no use going back to yesterday, because I was a different person then.”
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The sun is new each day.”
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The way up and down is one and the same.”
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From things that differ comes the most beautiful harmony.”
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Education is another sun to those who are educated.”
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The sun is new each day.”
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Nature is wont to hide herself.”
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I went in search of myself.”
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