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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(4) Nor does it feel pain; for it could not Be completely if it were in pain ; for a thing
which is in pain could not always Be. Nor has it equal power with what is healthy.
Nor would it be the same if it were in pain ; for it would feel pain through the ...
And it is hard if one gets such a possession, that is, if when thinking to get
pleasure, one brings home pain. However, not to speak of malevolence: let us
assume the utmost compatibility. What is pleasanter to a man than a wife after his
Olympic and Pythian victories and all pleasures are apt to be won by great pains.
Honours, prizes, delights, which God has given to men, depend necessarily on
great toils and exertions. For my part, if I had another body which was as much ...
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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