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Both Homer and Hesiod have attributed to the gods all things that are shameful
and a reproach among mankind : theft, adultery, and mutual deception. 12. They
have narrated every possible wicked story of the gods: theft, adultery, and mutual
Life for mankind has great need of calculation and number. We live by calculation
and number; these preserve mortals. 57. The Law (Logos) steers mankind aright
and ever preserves them. Man has calculation, but there is also the divine ...
bad, is not self-restrained; for there is nothing over which he has gained the
mastery and proved himself well-behaved. 60. The first thing, I believe, for
mankind is education. For whenever anyone does the beginning of anything
correctly, it is ...
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A definitely must read for any Philosophy student or anyone interested in knowing the origins of Western thought. Here you find all the known fragments of the early Greek Philosophers without ... Read full review