Socrates and ethics | Genius of the Ancient World
Socrates questioned the judicial system in Athens, where anyone could be a judge. He didn't believe that all chosen would have a good moral compass and could do damage not only to the wrongfully convicted, but to their own soul too.Tweet
Socrates, youth and beauty | Genius of the Ancient World
Many young men took to Socrates, who preached that the beauty of the mind is superior to that of the body.
Pre-Socratic's | Genius of the Ancient World
Before Socrates, tradition was being challenged by rational debate and scientific thought.