Socrates and ridicule | Genius of the Ancient World
Due to his spiritual claims, Socrates was ridiculed publicly in plays by playwrights such as Aristophanes.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.