I Admire Socrates

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    " how many things in this world I can do without!!"                                     ...
    tenderfoot1 tenderfoot1
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Dec 10, 2008

    Et Tu, Socrates?

    Examine Socrates in Plato's dialogues: he drives at the point that justice and truth are goods in themselves, and that no person can really understand themselves unless they understand this draw of justice and truth. Yet he later advocates a kind of totalitarian tyranny which...
    Anatola Anatola
    18-21, F
    Apr 30, 2011

    Mrcp Ii Made Easy

    The author of MRCP II MADE EASY  also wrote CARDIOLOGY, A SOCRATIC APPROACH. This book has changed my life in many ways as it portrays life for an American who has never left Boston. It is a litany of ( case studies ) tales of real people with ilnesses and the frailties of...
    kayhalloway kayhalloway
    26-30
    Sep 13, 2010

    Socrates On Honesty

    Socrates: Father, I don't know if I have to be honest always. Father: Socrates! a wise man like you, I really can't understand your question. To be honest is the rule of the Lord. One should speak the truth always. Even if it would kill him. Fear not the dangers of honesty...
    tenderfoot1 tenderfoot1
    22-25, F
    8 Responses Sep 6, 2008

    Just One Statement

    Philosophy is Socrates and Socrates is philosophy.   Has anyone read " The banquet" ....??  
    tenderfoot1 tenderfoot1
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 26, 2008

    Socrates Quote

    Get married, in any case. If you happen to get a good mate, you will be happy; if a bad one, you will become philosophical, which is a fine thing in itself. Socrates
    jml2000 jml2000
    61-65, M
    Jul 23, 2013

    Mrcp Ii Made Easy

    The author of MRCP II MADE EASY  also wrote CARDIOLOGY, A SOCRATIC APPROACH. This book has changed my life in many ways as it portrays life for an American who has never left Boston. It is a litany of ( case studies ) tales of real people with ilnesses and the frailties of...
    kayhalloway kayhalloway
    26-30
    Sep 13, 2010

    Boom. Is Not The Just Man Good?

    "Is it, then," I said, "the part of a just man to harm any human being whatsoever?" "Certainly," he said, "bad men and enemies ought to be harmed." "Do horses that have been harmed become better or worse?" "Worse." "With respect to the virtue of dogs or to that of horses?" "With...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 27, 2012
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