A quote from Heraklitus drawing the conclusion between what one wants and the cost of achieving the desired outcome.

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A quote from Heraklitus drawing the conclusion between what one wants and the cost of achieving the desired outcome.

Subject

Quote relating the reading Oroonoko

Description

"It is difficult to fight with one's heart's desire. Whatever it wishes to get, it purchases at the cost of soul."

— Heraklitus (fl. 504-1 BCE)

Creator

Heraklitus

Source

http://metaphors.iath.virginia.edu/metaphors

Publisher

The Mind is a Metaphor

Date

501 B.C.

Contributor

Rahul Shah

Relation

Oroonoko

Format

Text

Language

English

Type

Quote

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"It is difficult to fight with one's heart's desire. Whatever it wishes to get, it purchases at the cost of soul."

— Heraklitus (fl. 504-1 BCE)

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Heraklitus, “A quote from Heraklitus drawing the conclusion between what one wants and the cost of achieving the desired outcome.,” Enlightenmens, accessed January 20, 2021, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/91.

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