The Wisdom of the Statesman Part 8

We continue the quest to discover the true Statesman or King, who would be entrusted to lead society, government, or business right down to the leadership of a family and ultimately oneself. This Statesman if well educated and trained, would be able to successfully guide their flock  to give them the best chance of making […]

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The Wisdom of the Statesman Part 6

Once again, the Stranger and young Socrates reached another roadblock in that they don’t believe that they haven’t, with a degree of certainty, discovered the Statesman using the description of herdsman who nurtures his flock especially the weak and vulnerable. When, as we said just now, the care of the gods had failed for humanity, […]

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The Wisdom of the Statesman Part 3

By Peter Worman We continue the Strangers and the young Socrates quest to discover the ideal qualities of a Statesman and as in the Sophist, the method used is to divide different categories to establish this ideal. We might question the reason for this exhaustive process of question and answer, and I found the explanation […]

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Living Life Through Layers of Conditioning

Over the past few years I have been part of the School of Philosophy and one of the great lessons has been looking at oneself rather than others. It says a lot about us when we judge another. I didn’t think I was judgemental person (maybe not outwardly or obviously) but as I learned what […]

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