Wednesday, 8 January 2014

Gorgias Response to Plato SATIRE

GORGIAS' RESPONSE TO PLATO

Athenaeus 11. 505 D records Gorgias the sophist making the following comment on Plato's Dialogue Gorgias after reading it.


Ὡς καλῶς αἶδε Πλάτων ἰαμβίζειν.

How finely knows Plato to satirize / mock.
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