Sentence Examples

  • The belief of Socrates is uncertain.
  • Socrates was charged with " not believing in the gods the city believes in."
  • When the servile Athenians, feigning to share the emperor's displeasure with the sophist, pulled down a statue which they had erected to him, Favorinus remarked that if only Socrates also had had a statue at Athens, he might have been spared the hemlock.
  • The style is better than that of Socrates and Sozomen, as Photius has remarked, but as a contribution to history the work is inferior in importance.
  • The new method of definition which Socrates applied to problems of human conduct was extended by Plato to the whole universe of the knowable.

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