Theophrastus

Theophrastus

a Greek native of Eresos in Lesbos, was the successor to Aristotle in the Peripatetic school
We must consider the distinctive characters and the general nature of plants from the point of view of their morphology , their behavior under external conditions, their mode of generation, and the whole course of their life.More Theophrastus quotes [10/10/2011 09:10:08]
One may define flattery as a base companionship which is most advantageous to the flatterer.More Theophrastus quotes [10/10/2011 08:10:11]
The man of petty ambition if invited to dinner will be eager to be set next his host.More Theophrastus quotes [10/10/2011 08:10:20]
Ah, yes, superstition: it would appear to be cowardice in face of the supernatural.More Theophrastus quotes [10/10/2011 08:10:50]
An orator without judgment is a horse without a bridle.More Theophrastus quotes [10/10/2011 08:10:59]

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