The Golden Verses of Pythagoras


Book Details

Author  Pythagoras
Publisher  Forgotten Books
Publication Date   December 21, 2007
ISBN  1605063436
Pages  87

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Book Description:

"This little collection of sayings, attributed to the Greek philosopher and mathematician Pythagoras and his followers, embody what we know about his teachings today. Besides exhortations to live a moral, simple and contemplative life, these pithy aphorisms allow a glimpse of a bit of the Pythagorean schools' deeper knowledge." (Quote from

Table of Contents:

Publisher's Preface; Preface; Introduction; The Golden Verses Of Pythagoras; Notes On The Golden Verses Of Pythagoras From The Commentaries Of Hierocles; The Golden Sentences Of Democrates; The Pythagorean Sentences Of Demophilus; The Similitudes Of Demophilus; Pythagorean Ethical Sentences From StobÆus; Select Sentences Of Sextus The Pythagorean; Pythagorean Sentences From The Protreptics Of Iamblichus; The Symbols Of Pythagoras

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