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Fearing Death

So for a philosophy class I’ve went to we were reading The Apology  By Plato and in the end of the trial of Socrates he is faced with death. 284 more words

Uncomplicated thoughts: A conscious life

“An unexamined life is not worth living.'” Socrates

Socrates was a classical Greek philosopher credited as one of the founders of Western philosophy.

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Love.. Not.

Lately, I’ve had love on my mind, which is very unlike me. By love I mean relationships, and not the comfortable, non-dangerous love I have for my son and family. 659 more words

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Quotation for Today -19/09/2017

From Lawfare

“Someone said to Socrates,” Michel de Montaigne memorably related, “that a certain man had grown no better in his travels.” Socrates replied: “I should think not.

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Quote of the Day

And how is not this the most reprehensible ignorance, to think that one knows what one does not know?

—Socrates

Philosophy

Criminal Justice Reform: Americans Aren't Ready.

I’m not good at remembering things. So keep that in mind.

But I was watching Bettany Hughes discuss Socrates on Genius of the Ancient World… 1,205 more words

Short story: North of Horsefly by K. T. Wagner, listened to on the Centropic Oracle podcast, from September 2017. Highly Recommended.

Poem: On the Grasshopper and Cricket by John Keats, listened to through Librivox. 23 more words

The Ray Bradbury Challenge