Theophrastus

Theophrastus

a Greek native of Eresos in Lesbos, was the successor to Aristotle in the Peripatetic school
Ah, yes, superstition: it would appear to be cowardice in face of the supernatural.More Theophrastus quotes [10/10/2011 08:10:50]
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]
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]
An orator without judgment is a horse without a bridle.More Theophrastus quotes [10/10/2011 08:10:59]
One may define flattery as a base companionship which is most advantageous to the flatterer.More Theophrastus quotes [10/10/2011 08:10:11]

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