By Diogenes the Cynic, Robin Hard
Diogenes the Cynic is famed for jogging the streets with a lamp in sunlight, trying to find a good guy. His biting wit and kooky habit have been mythical, and it was once by way of his well known aphorisms that his ethical teachings have been transmitted. He scorned the conventions of civilized existence, and his ascetic way of life and caustic evaluations knowledgeable the Cynic philosophy and later encouraged Stoicism. This targeted version additionally covers his fast successors, resembling Crates, his spouse Hipparchia, and the witty ethical preacher Bion. The contrasting teachings of the Cyrenaic institution, based through Aristippos, a pleasure-loving buddy of Socrates, entire the quantity, including a range of apocryphal letters.
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