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Diogenes of Sinope

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Biography - Diogenes of Sinope:

Greek philosopher and one of the founders of Cynic philosophy.
Born: -413 - Died: -327
4th century BC
5th century BC
Place of birth: Turkey

Why not whip the teacher when the pupil misbehaves?

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It is impossible for society to exist without laws.

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

Dogs and philosophers do the greatest good and get the fewest rewards.

When I look upon seamen, men of science and philosophers, man is the wisest of all beings when I look upon priests and prophets nothing is as contemptible as man.

I am not an Athenian or a Greek, but a citizen of the world.

It is the privilege of the gods to want nothing, and of godlike men to want little.

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