Heraclitus quotes

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It is hard to contend against one's heart's desire; for whatever it wishes to have it buys at the cost of soul.
It is impossible to step into the same river twice.
Eyes and ears are poor witnesses to people if they have the uncultured souls.
The best people renounce all for one goal, the eternal fame of mortals; but most people stuff themselves like cattle.
Men who are lovers of wisdom [i.e., philosophers] must be inquirers into many things.
Wisdom is one thing, to know how to make true judgment, how all things are steered through all things.
Deliberate violence is more to be quenched than a fire.
Listening not to me but to reason [logos], it is wise to agree that all is one.
Invisible harmony is better than visible.
The way up and the way down are one and the same.
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