Heraclitus of Ephesus was a pre-Socratic Greek philosopher, and a native of the city of Ephesus, then part of the Persian Empire. He was of distinguished parentage.
Born: Ephesus, Selçuk, Turkey
Died: Ephesus, Selçuk, Turkey
Notable ideas: Logos, “everything flows”, fire is the arche, idios kosmos, Unity of opposites
School: Ionian School
No man ever steps in the same river twice, for it’s not the same river and he’s not the same man.
There is nothing permanent except change.
You could not step twice into the same rivers; for other waters are ever flowing on to you.