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PYTHAGOREAN QUOTES ARE ESSENTIAL FOR THE SPIRITUAL EVOLUTION (b)

(being continued  from 13/10/15) [1] FRAGMENTS FROM THE DOXOGRAPHERS i. 9; Dox.307 The followers of Thales and Pythagoras and the Stoics held that matter is variable and changeable and transformable and is in state of flux, the whole through the … Continue reading

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PYTHAGOREAN QUOTES ARE ESSENTIAL FOR THE SPIRITUAL EVOLUTION (a)

Thought is an Idea in transit, which when once released, never can be lured back, nor the spoken word recalled. I was Euphorbus at the siege of Troy. As reported by Heraclides Ponticus (c. 360 BC), and Diogenes Laërtius (Lives … Continue reading

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PYTH-AGORAS / ΠΥΘ-ΑΓΟΡΑΣ /ПИТ-АГОРАС (C teleos )

(CONTINUED FROM  8/4/11) 4.3 The Pythagorean Way of Life The testimony of both Plato (R. 600a) and Isocrates (Busiris 28) shows that Pythagoras was above all famous for having left behind him a way of life, which still had adherents … Continue reading

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PYTHAGORIC LIFE by IAMBLICHUS (I)

  INTRODUCTION.WHEN it is considered that Pythagoras was the father  of philosophy, authentic memoirs of his life cannot failto be uncommonly interesting to every lover of wisdom,and particularly for those who reverence the doctrinesof Plato, the most genuine and the … Continue reading

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