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Only Socrates knew, after a lifetime of unceasing labor, that he was ignorant. Now every high-school student knows that. How did i ...
You who have condemned me, I know your kind. Your forebears poisoned Socrates, burned Joan of Arc, hanged, tortured all those whos ...
Pythagoras, Locke, Socrates--but pages
Might be filled up, as vainly as before,
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Socrates drinking the hemlock,
And Jesus on the rood;
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It's easier to write about Socrates than about a young woman or a cook.
Every human being has, like Socrates, an attendant spirit; and wise are they who obey its signals. If it does not always tell us w ...
As an example of just how useless these philosophers are for any practice in life there is Socrates himself, the one and only wise ...
[F]or as Socrates says that a wise man is a citizen of the world, so I thought that a wise woman was equally at liberty to range t ...
Poetry, it is often said and loudly so, is life's true mirror. But a monkey looking into a work of literature looks in vain for So ...
Even of old the Christian world, so bitterly antagonistic to any ideas not specifically contained in their creeds and dogmas, made ...
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