previous next


And how about laws and public affairs in general? Do they not promise to make men able to argue about those?

Yes, for nobody, to speak broadly, would attend their classes if they did not make that promise.

However in all arts jointly and severally what the professional ought to answer to every opponent is written down somewhere and published that he who will may learn.

You seem to refer to the text-books of Protagoras

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.

An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.

load focus Greek (1903)
hide Places (automatically extracted)

View a map of the most frequently mentioned places in this document.

Download Pleiades ancient places geospacial dataset for this text.

hide References (3 total)
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: