Greek & Roman
epub |eng | 2006-04-25 | Author:Plato [Plato]

‘You really mustn't think,’ I said, ‘that I have any aim in asking you all these questions beyond a simple desire to investigate; to investigate all aspects of being good, ...
( Category: Medieval April 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Heraclitus [Heraclitus]

FRAGMENTS The Collected Wisdom of HERACLITUS 1 The Word proves those first hearing it as numb to understanding as the ones who have not heard. Yet all things follow from ...
( Category: Greek & Roman April 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-11-18 | Author:William J Prior [Prior, William J]

Crito agrees that we ought to follow the advice of the wise person, if one exists. The part of us that is improved by just actions and destroyed by unjust ...
( Category: Greek & Roman April 4,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-03-14 | Author:Sassi, Maria Michela; Asuni, Michele;

1 Geoffrey Lloyd’s research has constantly insisted on these themes; see for instance Lloyd 1979, 1996, and 2002a, in particular p, 151ff. I should like to stress here—even though Lloyd ...
( Category: Greek & Roman March 29,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-09-05 | Author:Flavius Philostratus [Philostratus, Flavius]

[§12] That he was enabled to make such forecasts by some divine impulse, and that it is no sound inference to infer, as some people do, that our hero was ...
( Category: Ancient & Classical March 26,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-03-14 | Author:Reeve, C. D. C., Plato [C.D.C. Reeve, Plato]

How amazingly well he puts that. It is in this connection I would say the possession of wealth is most valuable, not for every man, but for a good and ...
( Category: History & Theory March 26,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-12-18 | Author:Cicero

XIX. Epicurus must admit these arguments, or he must take out of his book what I just now said was a literal translation; or, rather, he must destroy his whole ...
( Category: Greek & Roman March 23,2020 )
epub |eng | 2010-03-14 | Author:McKirahan, Richard D. [Richard D. McKirahan]

Physical Principles 14.58, which appeared relatively early in Empedocles’ treatise,47 introduces the chief characters and processes of the kosmos: four elements (fire, air, water, earth) and two sources of change ...
( Category: Greek & Roman March 23,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-03-14 | Author:Anderson, Mark;

Nietzsche and science Nietzsche has been a subject of curiosity and controversy in the English-speaking world since early in the twentieth century, and no strand of his thought has inspired ...
( Category: Greek & Roman March 23,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-11-20 | Author:Aristotle [Aristotle]

( Category: Greek & Roman March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2008-03-14 | Author:Lewis, John David;

6 ‘We will not exchange our excellence’ Moira and wealth Many evil men grow rich, and good men grow poor, But we will not exchange our excellence For their wealth ...
( Category: Philosophers March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-03-04 | Author:Epictetus [Epictetus]

THE ENCHEIRIDION Translated by George Long and W. A. Oldfather CONTENTS GEORGE LONG TRANSLATION, 1890 W. A. OLDFATHER TRANSLATION, 1925 GEORGE LONG TRANSLATION, 1890 OF things some are in our ...
( Category: Greek & Roman March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-03-14 | Author:Lorraine Smith Pangle [Pangle, Lorraine Smith]

FIVE The Socratic Thesis Applied: Laws Turning to the Laws, we enter a different world. Here Socrates is absent, his place taken by a wise old Athenian Stranger, who gives ...
( Category: History & Theory March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:I. F. Stone [Stone, I. F.]

12 Xenophon, Plato, and the Three Earthquakes Xenophon and Plato were in their teens when the dictatorship of the Four Hundred was established in 411 b.c., old enough to be ...
( Category: Greek & Roman March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-21 | Author:Epicurus

I. ORIGIN OF FIRE AND COOKING. It was the lightning bolt that first brought down fire to earth for mankind, and from it is disseminated every fire and flame. Many ...
( Category: Greek & Roman March 22,2020 )