44 – The Death of Socrates
“The hour of departure has arrived, and we go our ways – I to die, and you to live. Which is better, God only knows.”...
45 – Attack of the Philosophers!: Antisthenes & Plato
“It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.” – Aristotle It took...
Agora (2009) - Official Trailer
Following "Rome", comes the new historical drama "Agora" (meaning 'market'). Alexandria, 391: Hypatia teaches astronomy, mathematics...
Anaximander (c 610 - c 546 BCE) of Miletus was a student of Thales and recent scholarship argues that he, rather than Thales...
Anaximenes of Miletus (c 546 BCE) was a younger contemporary of Anaximander and generally regarded as his student. Known...
A portrait of the Greek philosopher Antisthenes (c. 450-370 BCE), founder of the Cynic school of philosophy. 2nd century...
Bust of Antisthenes from the Pushkin Museum, Moscow
Antisthenes of Athens
Antisthenes of Athens (c. 445-365 BCE) was a Greek philosopher who founded the Cynic School. He was a follower...
Aristippus of Cyrene
Aristippus in Thomas Stanley's "History of Philosophy", 1655 CE.
Aristotle of Stagira was a Greek philosopher who pioneered systematic, scientific examination in literally every area...