Quotation by Diogenes of Sinope

Of what use is a philosopher who doesn't hurt anybody's feelings?
Diogenes of Sinope (c. 410–320 B.C.), Greek philosopher, moralist. Herakleitos and Diogenes, pt. 2, frag. 10, trans. by Guy Davenport (1976).

Also known as "the Cynic."
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