Socrates out of his senses, or, Dialogues of Diogenes of Sinope by Christoph Martin Wieland

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Other titlesSocrates out of his senses, Dialogues of Diogenes of Sinope
Statementtranslated from the German of Wieland, by Mr. Wintersted.
ContributionsWintersted, Mr., American Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
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Wintersted. Volume 1 of 2 at Diogenes was a native of Sinope, son of Hicesius, a banker. Diocles relates that he went into exile because his father was entrusted with the money of the state and adulterated the coin‐ age. But Eubulides in his book on Diogenes says that Diogenes himself did this and was forced.

Diogenes and Plato have been battling it out for hundreds of years, the stories have captured the imaginations of readers since ancient Greece through to Author: Phil Somers. That would be highly improbable. Diogenes was born in Sinope either in or BC, while Socrates died in Athens in BC.

Even though Diogenes eventually moved to Athens, it was probably much later than Socrates’ execution. There are some sto. Diogenes of Sinope (aka Diogenes the Cynic) (c.

- B.C.) was a Greek philosopher of the Socratic (or Classical) was one of the founders (and the archetypical practitioner) of the ancient Greek philosophical school of Cynicism.

He lived as a beggar in the streets of Athens and made a virtue of extreme taught contempt for all human achievements, social values and. You could refer to books that deal with Cynic Philosophy,considering Diogenes is often touted as the father of the my view the best book on this concept would be the Penguins Classics Edition of The Cynic Philosophers: From Diogenes to J.

Chapter 2. DIOGENES ( B.C.) [20] Diogenes was a native of Sinope, son of Hicesius, a s relates that he went into exile because his father was entrusted with the money of the state and adulterated the coinage.

We possess a faint idea of who the man was, and this book is meant to provide the raw material for the study of Diogenes and how his life and legacy shifted throughout the centuries.

Using actual primary sources, this book allows the student and the scholar to use open-source texts to reconstruct the personhood of Diogenes of Sinope/5(10).

Diogenes, "the Cynic," Greek philosopher, was born at Sinope about BC (according to other sources BC), and died in at Corinth, according to Diogenes Laërtius, on the day on which Alexander the Great died at Babylon. (Because of the distance, and with the date of Diogenes' death not being known exactly, Laertius probably retold a legend.

Another legend says that Socrates died on. Diogenes gives his own life and opinions in Christoph Martin Wieland's novel Socrates Mainomenos (; English translation Socrates Out of His Senses, ). Diogenes is the primary model for the philosopher Didactylos in Terry Pratchett's Small Gods.

Diogenes of Sinope was a very playful philosopher who is said to have lived in ancient Greece between BC. Diogenes was an ascetic, begging his food and living in very poor conditions.

His greatest joy was to challenge people’s beliefs and values in a very intelligent manner. Socrates in Diogenes Laertius The Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers, tr. R.D. Hicks, adds later views of Socrates as well as sayings and stories to the accounts of Xenophon and Plato.

Diogenes Laertios, to transcribe his name from the Greek language. DIOGENES LAERTIUS ON SOCRATES Diogenes Laertius (lived 3rd century, C.E.) is analogous to a modern day editor of People magazine. He wrote about the lives of the eminent philosophers, via what he had heard about them, what he had read about them from others, or of their works, etc.

As Socrates did not write down any of his teachings, secondary sources provide the only information on his life and thought.

The sometimes contradictory nature of these sources is known as the Socratic problem, or the Socratic question. Plato and Xenophon's dialogues provide the main source of information on Socrates's life and thought.

These writings are the Sokratikoi logoi, or Socratic Born: c. BC, Deme Alopece, Athens. This process involves complex psychological, sociological, and philosophical factors, chief among which was Socrates’ influence on Diogenes through the agency of Antisthenes.

Chapter 4 reconstructs the philosophy of Diogenes by identifying twelve principles of his thought. In Chapter 5, the influence of Diogenes is discussed.

Socrates from The Lives of Eminent Philosophers by Diogenes Laertius. Socrates was the son of Sophroniscus, a sculptor, and of Phaenarete, a midwife, as we read in the Theaetetus of Plato; he was citizen of Athens and belonged to the deme Alopece.

It was thought that he helped Euripides to make his plays; hence Mnesimachus writes. Diogenes Laertius, Lives of Eminent Philosophers R.D.

Hicks, Ed. and hence the rhetorical style that he introduces in his dialogues, and especially in his Truth Neanthes too asserts that he was the first to double his mantle.

Sosicrates, however, in the third book of his. Plato allowed himself a few moments to collect his thoughts, but Diogenes reached over and, tapping Plato's head with his finger, said "I think you will find here is the 'emptiness'".

and When Plato gave Socrates's definition of man as "featherless bipeds" and was much praised for the definition, Diogenes plucked a chicken and brought it into. Diogenes of Sinope (or Diogenes the Cynic) was an Ancient Greek was born in the town of Sinope (now called Sinop, Turkey) around the year BC and died in the city of Corinth, Greece on the year BC.

After being exiled for debasing the currency, he moved to had a simple life-style and behaviour. This gave him a basis to criticize the social values and. DIOGENES was a native of Sinope, the son of Tresius, a money-changer. And Diocles says that he was forced to flee from his native city, as his father kept the public bank there, and had adulterated the coinage.

But Eubulides, in his essay on Diogenes, says, that it was Diogenes himself who did this, and that he was banished with his : Joshua J. Mark. Socrates was the son of common Athenians.

His father was a stone-mason/ sculptor, his mother a midwife. Socrates was also a stone-mason by trade and was to follow in his father’s footsteps.

It was still yet unknown to Socrates in his early years that his ‘career’ would be that of a philosopher. It is said he was pulled out of his workshop by Crito because of the “beauty of his soul”. Diogenes of Sinope was a controversial figure. His father minted coins for a living, and when Diogenes took to debasement of currency, he was banished from Sinope.

After being exiled, he moved to Athens and criticized many cultural conventions of the city. Diogenes modelled himself. Diogenes gives his own life and opinions in Christoph Martin Wieland's novel Socrates Mainomenos (; English translation Socrates Out of His Senses, ).

Diogenes is the primary model for the philosopher Didactylos in Terry Pratchett 's Small Gods. Diogenes gives his own life and opinions in Christoph Martin Wieland's novel Socrates Mainomenos (; English translation Socrates Out of His Senses, ). Diogenes is the primary model for the philosopher Didactylos in Terry Pratchett's Small : c.

BCE, Sinope. Diogenes Laertius on Socrates. Diogenes Laertius (lived 3 rd century, C.E.) is analogous to a modern day editor of People magazine. He wrote about the lives of the eminent philosophers, via what he had heard about them, what he had read about them from others, or of their works, etc.

Here are some items I found interesting when I read what he had to say about Socrates (all translations are. He is also remembered as “Diogenes of Sinope” or simply Diogenes. He was the only person to be the pupil of Antisthenes.

Being an alleged student of Antisthenes, he maintained his teacher’s asceticism and emphasis on ethics but carried out these philosophical positions with dynamism and sense of humor unique in the history of philosophy. A short video detailing the life of the cynic philosopher Diogenes of Sinope.

I noticed a dearth of videos on Diogenes on YouTube, so I thought I would try to fill the void. I took a few minor. DIOGENES LAERTIUS ON PLATO Diogenes Laertius (lived 3rd century, C.E.) is analogous to a modern day editor of People magazine.

He wrote about the lives of the eminent philosophers, via what he had heard about them, what he had read about them from others, or of their works, Size: 29KB. Diogenes, Shea, Louisa This original study reveals the importance of ancient Cynicism in defining the Enlightenment and its legacy.

Louisa Shea explores modernity's debt to Cynicism by examining the works of thinkers who turned to the ancient Cynics as a model for reinventing philosophy and dared to imagine an alliance between a socially.

Diogenes of Sinope. K likes. All I'm looking for is an honest manFollowers: K. Socrates was one of the most influential Greek philosophers of the ancient era. Check out this biography to know about his childhood, family life, achievements and fun facts about him.

Socrates was one of the most influential Greek philosophers of the ancient era. He. According to Diogenes Laërtius in his book, Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers, this man survived a shipwreck and found himself in a library when he became attracted to the works of Socrates.

He asked the librarian where he would find such a man, and he was directed to Crates of Thebes, who would become his teacher. On how Diogenes became a philosopher.

Diogenes was a native of Sinope, son of Hicesius, a banker. Diocles relates that he went into exile because his father was entrusted with the money of the state and adulterated the coinage. But Eubulides in his book on Diogenes says that Diogenes himself did this and was forced to leave home along with his.This book is a rereading of the early dialogues of Plato from the point of view of the people with whom Socrates engages in debate.

Existing studies are thoroughly dismissive of the interlocutors and reduce them to the status of mere mouthpieces for views that are hopelessly confused or demonstrably false.Talk:Diogenes of Sinope.

(though perhaps in more words). Diogenes was about 13 years old when Socrates died if we assume that Diogenes was born in BC, so it seems unlikely that Socrates said it first. - furrykef making a deliberate lifestyle out of it through his ideological embodiment of Herculean principles.

He later rejected.

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