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  • CLEANTHES (c. 301-232 or 252 B.C.), Stoic philosopher, born at Assos in the Troad, was originally a boxer.
  • Cleanthes produced very little that was original, though he wrote some fifty works, of which fragments have come down to us.
  • C. Pearson, Fragments of Zeno and Cleanthes (Camb., 1891); article by E.
  • (1882), containing a vindication of the originality of Cleanthes; A.
  • Hardly a single Stoic of eminence was a citizen of any city in the heart of Greece, unless we make Aristo of Chios, Cleanthes of Assus and Panaetius of Rhodes exceptions.

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