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Ideas of Pythagoras, by Text

[Greek, c.570 - 510 BCE, Born on Samos. Founded community at Solon in S.Italy. Reputation surrounded with legends. Died at Metapontum.]

530BCE teaching
p.19 Pythagoreans think mathematical principles are the principles of all of nature
p.24 Pythagoreans say things imitate numbers, but Plato says things participate in numbers
p.62 When musical harmony and rhythm were discovered, similar features were seen in bodily movement
p.131 Speak the truth, for this alone deifies man
p.141 The modern idea of an immortal soul was largely created by Pythagoras
p.343 Pythagoras discovered the numerical relation of sounds on a string
p.351 Pythagoras taught that virtue is harmony, and health, and universal good, and God
p.402 Pythagoreans define timeliness, justice and marriage in terms of numbers
p.409 For Pythagoreans the entire universe is made of numbers
28 p.182 For Pythagoreans, justice is simply treating all people the same
Ch.8 p.245 For Pythagoreans 'one' is not a number, but the foundation of numbers