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Quote from Diogenes Laërtius,

"[Anacharsis] also said that he marvelled that among the Greeks, those who were skilful in a thing contend together; but those who have no such skill act as judges of the contest."


Diogenes Laërtius (more quotes by Diogenes Laërtius or books by/about Diogenes Laërtius)

(c. 3rd century AD), Biographer of ancient Greek philosophers


in The Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers, as translated by C. D. Yonge (1853), "Anacharsis" sect. 5, p. 47


Competition, Justice, Power


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