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Heraclitus of Ephesus

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Biography - Heraclitus of Ephesus:

Ancient Greek, pre-Socratic, Ionian philosopher was born at Ephesus.
Born: -544 - Died: -480
Period:
5th century BC
6th century BC
Place of birth: Turkey
Turkey

You could not step twice into the same river.



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.

German
Man kann nicht zweimal in denselben Fluss steigen.




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In rivers, the water that you touch is the last of what has passed and the first of that which comes; so with present time.

With each heavy storm of rain
⁠Change comes o'er thy valley fair;
Once, alas! but not again
⁠Can the same stream hold thee e'er.


Time is a sort of river of passing events, and strong is its current no sooner is a thing brought to sight than it is swept by and another takes its place, and this too will be swept away.

but it's no use going back to yesterday, because I was a different person then.

The sun is new each day.




Quotes for: change


Quotes

Quotes about change:


Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.





The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.





Change alone is the constant.





They change the sky, not their soul, who run across the sea.





If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.





To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly.











Quotes for: time


Quotes

Quotes about time:


Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority.





Time is a great master; it regulates things well.





It is the time you have wasted for your rose that makes your rose so important.





Those who make the worst use of their time are the first to complain of its brevity.





What then is time? If no one asks me, I know what it is. If I wish to explain it to him who asks, I do not know.





It takes a long time to become young.











Quotes

Heraclitus of Ephesus also said...


The sun is new each day.





The way up and down is one and the same.





From things that differ comes the most beautiful harmony.





Education is another sun to those who are educated.





Nature is wont to hide herself.





I went in search of myself.












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