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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For the nature of Number is the cause of recognition, able to give guidance and
teaching to every man in what is puzzling and unknown. For none of existing
things would be clear to anyone, either in themselves or in their relationship to
The man who wishes to have serenity of spirit should not engage in many
activities, either private or public, nor choose activities beyond his power and
natural capacity. He must guard against this, so that when good fortune strikes
him and ...
PRODICUS OF CEOS Prod1cus of Ceos lived in the latter half of the fifth century
b.c. He wrote on correct terminology, and was credited with a book On Nature, or
On the Nature of Man. He also wrote exercises on set themes, meant for display,
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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