In this life, whether you are a philosopher or not, you will need to know how to persuade people. Aristotle
We learn equally from those who were right as from those who were wrong. We cherry pick ancient ideas, forcing
By Van Bryan, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom While the works of Aristotle are numerous, detailed, and profound in their own
Aristotle probably would have liked Titanic. He might have even compared it to Sophocles’ Theban Plays, celebrating Jack and Rose
Are there warring factions in any political society? We wonder. Is that where all our problems stem from? The idea
Viewed as a whole, Politics is a rather intimidating piece of work. No mere political treatise, it is an examination
How many friends do you have? Are they really your friends? Is it possible that your friends are using you
By Van Bryan Bertrand Russell once said that one quality that made Socrates a great philosopher was his ability to
Last time we left off with Plato’s rather illusive explanation of moral virtue and the process of attaining it. It
The miserable King Oedipus of Thebes and his woeful story is a rather significant thought experiment for those of us