Lived during Golden Age of Athens Encouraged others to examine the way they lived their lives by questioning Plato’s teacher Executed by Athenians 469 BC - 399 BC
Student of Socrates Angry about his death, so hated democracy Thought philosophers should be in charge Wanted to people to spend their lives training to be good people Teacher of Aristotle
Student of Plato Led philosophy to modern scientific research Encouraged people to observe the world around them and come to logical conclusions Didn’t think all people were equal Alexander the Great’s Teacher
1. Read the quote and discuss with your group. 2. Come to a consensus on the essence of its meaning. 3. Write this meaning down on your sheet. 4. Share your insights with the class.