Philosophy Series: Socrates - Edinburgh Life
Socrates was a classical philosopher, born around 470 BC, in Athens Greece. Although he is credited as one of the founders of Western Philosophy, nothing written by him actually remains extant. As a result, we largely know of his ideas from the writings of his pupil – Plato. His dialogues are thought of as one of the most reliable sources about Socrates’ life and philosophy. We have no way of knowing whether they’re accurate or not, but Socrates still gets credited with a lot of cool ideas. Socrates believed that everyone has the ability to construct well thought out opinions.… View Post