Zeno of Citium

Zeno of Citium
336 B.C.
264 B.C.

Greek Philosopher, Founder of Stoicism

Author Quotes

The reason why we have two ears and only one mouth is that we may listen the more and talk the less.

Virtue is worth seeking for its own sake, and not from hope or fear or any external motive.

Better to trip with the feet than with the tongue.

Extravagance is its own destroyer.

Man seems to be deficient in nothing so much as he is in time.

No evil is honorable: but death is honorable; therefore death is not evil. Caesar - Men believe that willingly which they wish to be true.

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First Name
Zeno of Citium
Birth Date
336 B.C.
Death Date
264 B.C.
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Greek Philosopher, Founder of Stoicism