Socrates Quotes (170 quotes)
“Socrates is guilty of corrupting the minds of the young, and of believing in deities of his own invention instead of the gods recognized by the state.”
Socrates speaking of himself as quoted by Plato in: Apology 24b
As quoted in: Diogenes Laertius, Lives of the Philosophers
Socrates quoted by Plato in: Apology 38a. Variant: "The life which is unexamined is not worth living."
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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.