Even Heraciltus does not call death birth, when he says: Death is those things we see once we are awake; sleep those things we see while we are sleeping.
A road up and down is one and the same road.
Human nature does not have right understanding; divine nature does.
One must realize that war is common, and justice strife, and that all things come to be through strife and are so ordained.
But the greater part of thing divine, according to Heraclitus, escape ascertainment because of people's lack of belief(or lack of confidence）.
The lord whose oracle is in Delphi neither indicates clearly nor conceals but gives a sign.
赫拉克利特，似乎他也会有一些威严有力的表述，说到：我研究我自己（或：我向自己提问）。 Heraclitus, as though he has made some mighty and august utterance says: I investigated myself (or : I made enquirer of myself).
What discernment or intelligence, he says, do they possess? They place their trust in popular bards, and take the throng for their teacher, not realizing that " the majority are bad, and only few are good".
Heraclitus said that a person's character is his fate.