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Unformatted text preview: it is evident what an influence music & poetry have over the the mind, and how variously they can fascinate it: and this is so, most certainly youth ought to be instructed in them . Ancient Greek slaves could be ethnic Greeks; they sometimes served as government officials; and they even had to be tortured to produce testimony for court. Slavery in ancient Greece discouraged technological innovation. Sokrates, unlike most philosophers before him, argued that the foundation of wisdom is awareness of one’s own ignorance....
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This note was uploaded on 01/17/2012 for the course CLA 2100 taught by Professor Marks during the Fall '07 term at University of Florida.
- Fall '07