“couples” — heraclitus the obscure

© Bridgeman Education

© Bridgeman Education

Heraclitus of Ephesus (c.535-c.475 BC).

(from fragment 10)
Couples are things whole and not whole, what is drawn together and what is drawn asunder, the harmonious and discordant. The one is made up of all things, and all things issue from the one.

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