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ancient Athenian philosopher who did much to influence Western thinking; teacher of Plato and Xenophon (470-399 BC)
  • I should like to have been a Greek and fought the Persians, and then have come home and have written tragedies, or else have been listened to by everybody for my wisdom, like Socrates, and have died a grand death.
    2.3 -- Book 2 Chapter 3 -- The New Schoolfellow (74% in)

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