Ancilla to the pre-Socratic philosophers: a complete translation of the fragments in Diels, Fragmente der Vorsokratiker
This book is a complete translation of the fragments of the pre-Socratic philosophers given in the fifth edition of Diels, Fragmente der Vorsokratiker.
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PYTHAGORAS OF SAMOS Pythagoras of Samos was in his prime about 530
b.C. He left no written works. 15-20. OLDER PYTHAGOREANS Older
Pythagoreans: Cerc6ps, Petr6n, Bro(n)t1nus, H1ppasos, Call1ph6n and
(Pythagoras ascribed some of his writings to Orpheus). 3. Luck, that differs greatly
from Art, creates many things that are like it. 3a (The twenty-fifth letter is called
Agma). 3b. (Of men) agreeing in their views and sharing the same libations. 4.
(Proclus: Pythagoras and Epicurus agree with Cratylus, but Democritus and
Aristotle agree with Hermogenes, the former that names arise by nature, the latter
that they arise by chance. Pythagoras thought that the Soul gave the names, ...
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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