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Plato, Alcibiades 1, section 118c (search)
except just a few, and perhaps your guardian, Pericles.AlcibiadesYes, you know, Socrates, they say he did not get his wisdom independently, but consorted with many wise men, such as PythocleidesA musician of Ceos (who was perhaps also a Pythagorean philosopher) who taught in Athens. and AnaxagorasAn Ionian philosopher who lived in Athens c. 480-430 B.C.; and now, old as he is, he still confers with DamonAn Athenian musician and sophist. for that very purpose.SocratesWell, but did you ever find a man who was wise in anything and yet unable to make another man wise in the same things as himself? For instance, the man who taught you letters was wise himself, and also made you wise, and anyone else he wished to, did he not?AlcibiadesYes.
Plato, Hipparchus, section 228c (search)
they still do now. He dispatched a fifty-oared galley for Anacreon of Teos, and brought him into our city. Simonides of Ceos he always had about him, prevailing on him by plenteous fees and gifts. All this he did from a wish to educate the citizens, in order that he might have subjects of the highest excellence; for he thought it not right to grudge wisdom to any, so noble and good was he. And when his people in the city had been educated and were admiring him for his wisdom,
Plato, Theages, section 127e (search)
in the first place, are my elder, and further, you have held in your time many of the highest offices in Athens, and are respected by the people of AnagyrusA deme or township of Attica. above all your fellow-townsmen, and by the whole state as much as any man, whereas neither of you can notice anything like this about me. And moreover, if Theages here does despise the instruction of our statesmen, and is looking for some other persons who profess to be able to educate young people, we have here Prodicus of Ceos, Gorgias of Leontini, Polus of Acragas,