Tag » Plato

The mystery of Honour

Why do some people have honour, and others don’t?  This is a big mystery.  Nobody has ever been able to figure that out.  Plato grapples with this in his dialogues.  1.208 kata lagi

The Pros of Plato

Throughout Time: the Republic by Plato, part 2
How obtained: free kindle version (Amazon, Project Gutenberg)

As well as the little quips between characters in between the arguments, there were a few quotes and concepts that I really liked. 719 kata lagi

Who is the best philosopher ever?

Hello 3.5 readers.

BQB here.

Who do you think is the greatest philosopher ever?

Is it Socrates? Plato? Aristotle?  Someone more modern?

Jot down your favorite philosopher in the comments and I’ll tell you who the best philosopher ever is sometime this weekend.


Hi, blog ini sepertinya banyak diisi oleh tulisan yang sangat membosankan. Belum lagi sebulan ini saya mendapat banyak masukan tetang pilihan yang harus saya tentukan segera, dan itu tidaklah mudah. 308 kata lagi


God Equips Unbelievers for Their Callings Too

“Also as far as science is concerned, the situation we find is explicable only if we give both of these  their due, on the one hand, the darkening of our understanding by sin, and on the other hand, God’s common grace that has placed a limitation on this darkening. 87 kata lagi

Why Read The Classics

Homer’s Odyssey. Plato’s Republic. Shakespeare’s Macbeth.

Works that have been heralded as some of the finest literary achievements in Western Civilization for hundreds of years. 577 kata lagi


Out From Plato's Cave

I was sitting there, fitting of chain tight,
staring, glaring at shadows on the wall,
Some short and some tall but all the same,
With other men and women, ten years or ten… 611 kata lagi