Socrates was a man who was a philosopher who was born in 470 BCE. His place of birth was in Alopece, in the city of Athens. 


Socrates was famous for being The “Father of Western Philosophy” because of his contributions to the making of ancient Greek philosophy which provided the core of all of Western Philosophy. He is also known as one of the most famous figures in the history of Earth.


The death of Socrates 399 BCE took place in an Athenian Court. He was executed by being poisoned forcefully because of charges of his lack of reverence and corrupting the youth. 


Socrates most famous quote.. “The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.”  This means that by accepting you don’t know everything and have lots to learn make you very wise.


“To find yourself, think of yourself.” This means make your own opinions and decisions, Don’t let anyone else decide for you. 



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