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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And the unchanging part has its bounds from the Soul which encloses the Whole
as far as the moon; and the changing part from the moon to the earth. But since
the moving part circles from everlasting to everlasting, and the part that is moved
It is right that men should value the soul rather than \ the body ; for perfection of
soul corrects the inferiority of the body, but physical strength without intelligence
does nothing to improve the mind. 188. The criterion of the advantageous and ...
(14) The power of speech over the constitution of the soul can be compared with
the effect of drugs on the bodily state: just as drugs by driving out different
humours from the body can put an end either to the disease or to life, so with
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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