Adages & Proverbs

Heraklit:

"Πάντα ῥεῖ "
“Panta rhei.”
Translation:
“Everything flows.”

“ποταμοῖσι τοῖσιν αὐτοῖσιν ἐμβαίνουσιν, ἕτερα καὶ ἕτερα ὕδατα ἐπιρρεῖ.”
“Potamoisi toisin autoisin embainousin, hetera kai hetera hudata epirrei.”
Translation:
“Ever-newer waters flow on those who step into the same rivers.”

“τὰ ὄντα ἰέναι τε πάντα καὶ μένειν οὐδέν.”
“Ta onta ienai te panta kai menein ouden.”
Translation:
“All entities move and nothing remains still.”

“πάντα χωρεῖ καὶ οὐδὲν μένει” καὶ “δὶς ἐς τὸν αὐτὸν ποταμὸν οὐκ ἂν ἐμβαίης.”
“Panta chōrei kai ouden menei kai dis es ton auton potamon ouk an embaies.”
Translation:
“Everything changes and nothing remains still … and … you cannot step twice into the same stream.”