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Socrates
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Ulysses
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  • What useful discovery did Socrates learn from Xanthippe?
  • Maybe, like Socrates, he had a midwife to mother as he had a shrew to wife.
  • Maeterlinck says: If Socrates leave his house today he will find the sage seated on his doorstep.
  • If Socrates leave his house today, if Judas go forth tonight.
  • STEPHEN: We have shrewridden Shakespeare and henpecked Socrates.

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  • In his Dialogues, Plato quotes Socrates as saying, "The unexamined life is not worth living."
  • In another 2,400 ears, even Socrates, the most well-known genius of that century, might he forgotten.
    John Green  --  An Abundance of Katherines

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