Zeno of Citium

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ancient Greek philosopher who founded the Stoic school (circa 335-263 BC)


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The reason we have two ears and only one mouth is that we may listen the more and talk the less," noted Greek philosopher Zeno of Citium.
Pontianus said that Zeno of Citium took Eros to be the god of love and freedom, and even the provider of concord, but nothing else.
Although this is very much a work of Shakespeare criticism, the first two thirds of the book are devoted to a brief yet comprehensive and lucid survey of Stoicism's origins in Plato and Zeno of Citium, and its reinvention, initially by Cicero and Seneca, then by Montaigne and the Neostoics.
A Cemin bronze of 1988 is called Zeno, presumably in homage to Zeno of Citium, the founder of Stoicism.
The Stoics, a sect founded by the Greek philosopher Zeno of Citium in the fourth century B.
It was founded by Zeno of Citium (c362 - c264 bc ) around 308 bc.