„Ever-newer waters flow on those who step into the same rivers.“
ποταμοῖσι τοῖσιν αὐτοῖσιν ἐμϐαίνουσιν, ἕτερα καὶ ἕτερα ὕδατα ἐπιρρεῖ.

—  Héraclite d'Éphèse, Fragment 12
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Héraclite d'Éphèse12
philosophe grec antique -535 - -475 avant J.-C.

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Time, beckoning me
Who knows when we shall meet again
If ever
But time
Keeps flowing like a river
To the sea“

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„Venerable Svasti and the young buffalo boys were rivers that flowed from that source. Wherever the rivers flowed, the Buddha would be there.“

—  Thich Nhat Hanh Religious leader and peace activist 1926
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„The fountains of sacred rivers flow upwards.“

—  Euripidés ancient Athenian playwright -480 - -406 avant J.-C.
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