The phrase "I know that I know nothing" or "I know one thing: that I know nothing",
sometimes called the Socratic paradox, is a well-known saying that is derived ...
This is one of my favourite, most misinterpreted philosophical quotes of all time -
maybe only ... It's a Socratic paradox: if the only thing you know is that you know
nothing, then how do you actually *know* that you know nothing? Although it's ...
About the author… Socrates's best known student was Plato (427-347 BCE), a
young aristocrat. In point of fact, Plato's given name was Aristocles, but he came ...
Quiz: The Socratic Paradox. Directions: Mark the following questions as "true" or
as "false." 1. ______ Socrates believed that knowledge is the same thing as ...
In The Socratic Paradox and Its Enemies, Roslyn Weiss argues that the Socratic
paradoxes—no one does wrong willingly, virtue is knowledge, and all the ...
Mar 29, 2016 ... A school assignment requiring the explanation of something to do with
philosophy. Also, the first test to my tl;dr series that will cover everything ...
as the Socratic paradoxes. The first of these is that no one desires evil things and
that all who pursue evil things do so involuntarily ;1 the second doctrine is that ...
Nov 10, 2005 ... Socrates said, "All I know is that I know nothing". What I'm trying to ... It just goes
round in circles thus becoming nothing more than a paradox.
Mar 1, 2008 ... Roslyn Weiss's The Socratic Paradox and Its Enemies presents a novel and
ambitious interpretation of the familiar Socratic paradoxes: that ...
Nov 7, 2015 ... Paradox. These two paradoxes are attributed to Socrates: ... nothing at all. In
which case, how does Socrates know that he knows nothing?