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Antisthenes
(444BC-371BC) born on
Greek philosopher. He founded the "Cynic" school; urged return to simplicity of nature.
         
   
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Not to unlearn what you have learned is the most necessary kind of learning.

R
As iron is eaten away by rust, so the envious are consumed by their own passion.
A
I am sadly afraid that I must have done some wicked thing.
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Pay attention to your enemies, for they are the first to discover your mistakes.
K
It is better to fall among crows than flatterers; for those devour only the dead -- these the living.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: Antisthenes. iv; in "The Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers," by Diogenes Laertius (translated by C. D. Yonge).
R: In <a href="http://www.cyber-nation.com/cgi-bin/victory/quotations/qlreferral/quotelib.pl?id=10115">The Ultimate Success Quotations Library</a>, 1997.
A: On being praised by some wicked men; in "The Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers," by Diogenes Laertius (translated by C. D. Yonge).
N: Antisthenes. iv; in "The Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers," by Diogenes Laertius (translated by C. D. Yonge).
K: In "Correct Quotes for DOS," WordStar International, 1991.
   


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