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Socrates
(470?BC-399?BC) born on
Jan 05
Greek philosopher. He viewed philosophy as a necessary pursuit of all intelligent men; Teacher of Plato.
         
   
F
The unexamined life is not worth living.

R
Wonder is the feeling of a philosopher, and philosophy begins in wonder.
A
The beginning of wisdom is a definition of terms.
N
In every sort of danger, there are various ways of winning through, if one is ready to do and say anything whatever.
K
The hour of departure has arrived, and we go our ways --I to die and you to live. Which is the better, only God knows.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: Apology," (Plato)
R: In "Webster's Electronic Quotebase," ed. Keith Mohler, 1994.
A: In "The Book of Success," ed. Richard Shea, 1993.
N: quoted in Plato, 'Apology'
K: Quoted in: Plato's Apology, sct. 42a. Last words of his speech to the court following the sentence of death imposed on him by the Athenians, who had found him guilty of impiety and the corruption of
   


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