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 Diogenes Laertius - “We are more curious about the meaning of dreams than about things we see when awake.”
 Diogenes Laertius - “Diogenes, when asked from what country he came, replied, 'I am a citizen of the world.'”
 Laertius - “'Bury me on my face,' said Diogenes and when he was asked why, he replied, 'Because in a little while everything will be turned upside down.'”
 Diogenes Laertius - “He calls drunkenness an expression identical with ruin.”
 Diogenes Laertius - “One ought to seek out virtue for its own sake, without being influenced by fear or hope, or by any external influence. Moreover, that in that does happiness consist.”
 Diogenes Laertius - “Time is the image of eternity.”
 Diogenes Laertius - “There is a written and an unwritten law. The one by which we regulate our constitutions in our cities is the written law that which arises from custom is the unwritten law.”
 Diogenes Laertius - “Ignorance plays the chief part among men, and the multitude of words.”
 Diogenes Laertius - “Confidence, like art, never comes from having all the answers it comes from being open to all the questions.”
 Diogenes Laertius - “A man should live with his superiors as he does with his fire not too near, lest he burn nor too far off, lest he freeze.”
 Diogenes Laertius - “We have two ears and only one tongue in order that we may hear more and speak less.”
 Diogenes Laertius - “Virtue is sufficient of herself for happiness.”