a prayer by St. Thomas Aquinas with music in the background by Kimberly and Alberto Rivera Ordering a Life Wisely O merciful God, grant that I may desire ardently, search prudently, recognize truly, and bring to perfect completion whatever is pleasing to You for the praise and glory of Your name. Put my life in […]

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Consider the many kinds of differences implied by the statement, “I think, therefore, I am,” especially when compared to the phrase, “that this is.” Also see: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tAhKTCNFAak For more on my work, go to: https://gvsu.academia.edu/CoreyAnton

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Plato’s theory of the Ladder of Love shows how you can move from a sex-focused vision of love to a love directed towards wisdom, truth and goodness. Em talks us through it. Please subscribe here: http://tinyurl.com/o28mut7 If you like our films take a look at our shop (we ship worldwide): http://www.theschooloflife.com/shop/all/ Brought to you by […]

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Summary and analysis of Book 4 of Plato’s Republic. My blog: orwell1627.wordpress.com Please help support this channel: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=NENKLMFE999KW Find me on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Rugged-Pyrrhus/300243570165822

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Summary and analysis of Book 7 of Plato’s Republic. Also, a discussion of the Allegory of the Cave. Book 6 summary and analysis: https://youtu.be/qVSqhkzXGxo My blog: orwell1627.wordpress.com Please help support this channel: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=NENKLMFE999KW Find me on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Rugged-Pyrrhus/300243570165822

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In this lecture from my Spring 2013 Introduction to Philosophy class at Marist College, we continue our study of Plato’s classic dialogue, the Meno. We work our way into the Platonic “doctrine of recollection”, which views learning as a process of being reminded of what one already has learned and thus in some way knows. […]

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Summary and analysis of Book 6 of Plato’s Republic. Also, a discussion of the Simile of the Line. Book 5 summary and analysis: https://youtu.be/6y7px3CavLQ My blog: orwell1627.wordpress.com Please help support this channel: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=NENKLMFE999KW Find me on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Rugged-Pyrrhus/300243570165822

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Summary and analysis of Book 5 of Plato’s Republic. My blog: orwell1627.wordpress.com Please help support this channel: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=NENKLMFE999KW Find me on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Rugged-Pyrrhus/300243570165822

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Plato and Thrasymachus agree that justice is virtue and wisdom, and injustice vice and ignorance. A reading of a dialogue from Plato’s Republic. Download Plato’s Republic for free here: http://classics.mit.edu/Plato/republic.html from Wikipedia: “The Republic is a Socratic dialogue, written by Plato around 380 BC, concerning the definition of justice , the order and character of […]

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http://www.philosophybites.com/ Plato is one of the world’s best known and most widely read and studied philosophers. He was the student of Socrates and the teacher of Aristotle, and he wrote in the middle of the fourth century B.C.E. in ancient Greece. Though influenced primarily by Socrates, to the extent that Socrates is usually the main […]

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