Greek Quote Authors


AuthorProfessionQuotesYear
Aeschines Statesman 2 389 BC - 314 BC
Aeschylus Poet 90 525 BC - 456 BC
Aesop Author 44 620 BC - 560 BC
Alcaeus Poet 4  
Alexander the Great Leader 11 356 BC - 323 BC
Anacreon Poet 2  
Anaxagoras Philosopher 5 500 BC - 428 BC
Antiphanes Writer 4 408 BC - 334 BC
Antisthenes Philosopher 9 444 BC - 371 BC
Archimedes Mathematician 3 287 BC - 212 BC
Aristophanes Poet 21 448 BC - 380 BC
Aristotle Philosopher 114 384 BC - 322 BC
Aristotle Onassis Businessman 10 1906 - 1975
Arrian Historian 3  
Athenaeus Author 2  
Athenagoras I Clergyman 1 1886 - 1972
Citium Zeno Philosopher 3 335 BC - 264 BC
Cleobulus Poet 3 600 BC - 500 BC
Constantine Karamanlis Leader 3 1970 - 1998
Democritus Philosopher 19 460 BC - 370 BC
Demosthenes Statesman 17 382 BC - 322 BC
Diogenes Philosopher 28 412 BC - 323 BC
Diogenes of Sinope Philosopher 9 412 BC - 323 BC
Empedocles Philosopher 2 490 BC - 430 BC
Epictetus Philosopher 54 55 - 135
Epicurus Philosopher 27 341 BC - 271 BC
Euclid Scientist 1 365 BC - 275 BC
Euripides Poet 54 480 BC - 406 BC
Georgios A. Papandreou Politician 26  
Giorgio de Chirico Artist 4 1888 - 1978
Giorgos Seferis Poet 5 1900 - 1971
Heraclitus Philosopher 34 544 BC - 483 BC
Herodotus Historian 41 484 BC - 409 BC
Hesiod Poet 36 800 BC - 720 BC
Hippocrates Scientist 25 460 BC - 357 BC
Homer Poet 28  
Hypatia Philosopher 5  
Lucas Papademos Politician 30 1947 -
Melina Mercouri Actress 9 1920 - 1994
Menander Poet 17 342 BC - 292 BC
Nana Mouskouri Musician 28 1934 -
Nikos Kazantzakis Writer 12 1883 - 1957
Odysseas Elytis Writer 1 1911 - 1996
Pericles Statesman 15 495 BC - 429 BC
Pindar Poet 13 552 BC - 433 BC
Plato Philosopher 112 427 BC - 347 BC
Plutarch Philosopher 36 46 - 120
Protagoras Philosopher 6 481 BC - 411 BC
Pythagoras Mathematician 24 570 BC - 495 BC
Saint Basil Saint 5  
Socrates Philosopher 43 469 BC - 399 BC
Sophocles Author 102 496 BC - 405 BC
St. Clement of Alexandra Theologian 1 150 - 215
Thales Philosopher 3 624 BC - 546 BC
Themistocles Soldier 2 525 BC - 460 BC
Theocritus Poet 3  
Theophrastus Philosopher 6 370 BC - 285 BC
Thucydides Historian 14 460 BC - 395 BC
Xenophanes Philosopher 5 570 BC - 480 BC
Xenophon Soldier 10 430 BC - 357 BC

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