Quotes by Diogenes of Sinope

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Diogenes syndrome is a behavioral disorder characterized by extreme self-neglect and named after the behavior (but not necessarily the ideals) of Diogenes of Sinope.

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Wise leaders generally have wise counselors because it takes a wise person themselves to distinguish them.

No man is hurt but by himself
Of what use is a philosopher who doesn't hurt anybody's feelings?
Modesty is the color of virtue.
Why not whip the teacher when the pupil misbehaves?
In a rich man's house there is no place to spit but his face.
The art of being a slave is to rule one's master.
Calumny is only the noise of madmen.
Discourse on virtue and they pass by in droves, whistle and dance the shimmy, and you've got an audience.