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Quotation by Plato
The soul is like a pair of winged horses and a charioteer joined in natural union.
Plato (427–347 B.C.), Greek philosopher. Phaedrus 246b, trans. by Jowett (slightly revised).
This image has been continuously influential in Western thought. Freud may have derived his derived from it his theory of id, ego, and superego.
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