Socrates Definition of the Educated Person





What was Socrates definition of the educated person? When Socrates was asked this question, he never said anything about the gathering of knowledge and information.

Education, is a matter of behavior…

So, what people did he consider to be educated?


1. First of all, those that control unfortunate situations instead of being controlled by them

2. Those that deal with all events with bravery and reason

3. Those that are honest in all their dealings

4. Those that deal with bad events and bad people with good intentions

5. Those that can control their pleasures in life

6. Those that are not defeated by their bad luck or their failures

7. Finally, those that are not corrupted by their success and glory.



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