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Chrysippus

[krahy-sip-uh s, kri-]
noun
  1. 280–209? b.c., Greek Stoic philosopher.
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Historical Examples of chrysippus

  • It was Chrysippus, prince of Clazomenæ, the nephew of Anaxagoras.

    Philothea

    Lydia Maria Child

  • One of the sophisms of Chrysippus was, "If you have not lost a thing, you have it."

    Familiar Quotations

    John Bartlett

  • Of him it was said, 'But for Chrysippus, there had been no Porch.'

    Meditations

    Marcus Aurelius

  • However, I will give orders to Chrysippus and speak to Tyrannio.

    The Letters of Cicero, Volume 1

    Marcus Tullius Cicero

  • "Had there been no Chrysippus, there had been no Stoa," iii, 42.

    De Officiis

    Marcus Tullius Cicero