I Love the Greek Philosophers

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    Inspirational Quotes

    On courage Courage is a kind of salvation. Courage is knowing what not to fear. On virtue All the gold upon or underneath the earth is not enough to give in exchange for virute. As dear unto God is the poor peasant as the mighty prince. If God listened to all the prayers of...
    jophene jophene
    36-40, F
    Aug 20, 2009

    I Need Help With Plato For School!!

    Okay, my English professor gave this to us and to be honest, I dont understand it. I can't comprehend it. I have read it for 2 weeks straight, over and over again and I still have no idea what I read. I am so stressed. I cannot afford to fail, I dont need anyone to do my homework...
    heythereitsmehi heythereitsmehi
    26-30, F
    Oct 17, 2013

    The A- Z of The Philosoper's List

    Anaxagoros, Antisthenes Aristole Democritus, Diogenes Empedocles, Epictetus, Heraclitus, Homer, Ovid,  Plato,    Plurarch, Protagaros, Diagones of Sinape, Socrates, Thales Theophrasustus, Xenocrates Zenophones, Citrium Zeno
    jophene jophene
    36-40, F
    Jul 30, 2009

    Food For Thought

    I ENJOY READING THEIR IMPRESSIVE QUOTES, THEY ARE A WEALTH OF KNOWLEDGE, THOUGHT PROVOKING, AND LIFE ENRICHING. A QUOTE A DAY WILL GIVE YOU PLENTY TO PONDER OVER. WHEN WE DISCOVER TRUTH AND WISDOM WE UNDERSTAND.
    jophene jophene
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jul 16, 2009

    Ethics Requires Metaphysics And Epistemology

    One of my great pet peeves with popular philosophy is how it languishes in the pit of moralization. Always these philosophers start with some unjustified proposition - that there is something that is righteous or good or unjust or evil - and then proceed to spin cobwebs around...
    Anatola Anatola
    18-21, F
    May 1, 2011

    So...socrates And Plato..i Dig 'em.

    I could honestly sit and read their quotes all day long. Some pretty profound, and sometimes humorous concepts are explored. A few favorites:"By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy; if you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher." -- Socrates"Beauty...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 9, 2011

    On The Establishment

    There will be no end to the troubles of states, Or to humanity itself until Philosophers are kings in this world and Political power and philosophy Come into the same hands.                 Plato...
    jophene jophene
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Oct 12, 2009
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