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Socrates
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As quoted in: Diogenes Laertius, Lives of the Philosophers
Socrates
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Socrates quoted by Plato in: Apology 38a. Variant: "The life which is unexamined is not worth living."


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Nationality: Greek

Occupation: Philosopher

Bio: Socrates was a classical Greek Athenian philosopher. Credited as one of the founders of Western philosophy, he is an enigmatic figure known chiefly through the accounts of later classical writers, especially the writings of his students Plato and Xenophon, and the plays of his contemporary Aristophanes.

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