Aristotle and the Art of Friendship
How many friends do you have? Are they really your friends? Is it possible that your friends are using youRead more.
Xenophanes and the Singular God
Xenophanes of Colophon was a traveling poet and philosopher who preceded Socrates by over a century. As is common withRead more.
The Pitiable Tyrant
Do you remember a few weeks ago when we had a bit of a discussion on the Platonic dialogue, Gorgias?Read more.
It’s Not How You Say It…
I once had a philosophy professor who told my class, with all the authority and reverence he could muster,Read more.
Seneca and “On The Shortness of Life”
Okay, so we are going to be talking about some pretty heavy stuff today. For starters, we are going toRead more.
Living Stress-Free And Stoically
Feeling stressed? Well, take some comfort in knowing that you are not alone. Last year the American Psychological Association conductedRead more.
In Defense Of Aristotelian Ethics
By Van Bryan Bertrand Russell once said that one quality that made Socrates a great philosopher was his ability toRead more.
Anaximander’s Boundless Universe
Anaximander is often considered to be the first philosopher, at least in some circles. The more popular opinion, which isRead more.
The Pursuit Of Virtue: Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics
Last time we left off with Plato’s rather illusive explanation of moral virtue and the process of attaining it. ItRead more.
The Pursuit Of Virtue: Plato’s “The Meno”
While Plato and Aristotle are often considered to be contrary thinkers, or at the very least they were certainly distinctRead more.