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Diogenes Group

Leonard Blank

Diogenes Group

by Leonard Blank

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Published by Publishers Circulation Corp. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12017209M
    ISBN 101552374211
    ISBN 109781552374214

      R.D. Hicks, Diogenes Laertius. Lives of Eminent Philosophers, volume 1. Loeb Classical Library Cambridge: HUP, Public domain. Volume 1, containing books -- Diogenes. #Book #Beer #Greek “Blushing is the color of virtue.”-- Diogenes. #Love #Life #Dream “Man is the most intelligent of the animals - and the most silly.”-- Diogenes. #Silly #Animal #Intelligent “We have two ears and one tongue so that we would listen more and talk less.”-- Diogenes. #Inspirational #Two #Listening.

    In this comprehensive, thoroughly researched, and engaging book, philosopher Luis E. Navia undertakes the task of reconstructing Diogenes’ life and extracting from him lessons that are valuable in our time. The book is divided into five chapters. Chapter 1 provides a biographical sketch of Diogenes constructed on the basis of ancient testimonies. Diogenes was born on BC in the Greek colony of Sinope on the south coast of the Black Sea. There is no information on his early life except that his father’s name was Hicesias who was a .

      January 14th , 6pm: Join with radicals, thinkers, activists, poets, and intellectuals on the Monterey Peninsula to read and discuss some of the world's greatest philosophers. For our seventh reading group, we’ll be reading some of the reports of Diogenes of Sinope (c. — BCE). Diogenes, (born, Sinope, Paphlygonia—died c. bce, probably at Corinth, Greece), archetype of.   Buy a cheap copy of The Man from the Diogenes Club book by Kim Newman. In the swinging seventies, Richard Jeperson--secret agent of the Diogenes Club--solves crimes too strange for Britain's police. His fashion sense is gaudy, his Free shipping over $/5(5).


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In this comprehensive, thoroughly researched, and engaging book, philosopher Luis E. Navia undertakes the task of reconstructing Diogenes' life and extracting from him lessons that are valuable in our book is divided into five chapters/5(19).

Diogenes (/ d aɪ ˈ ɒ dʒ ɪ n iː z / dy-OJ-in-eez; Ancient Greek: Διογένης, romanized: Diogénēs [di.oɡénɛ͜ɛs]), also known as Diogenes the Cynic (Διογένης ὁ Κυνικός, Diogénēs ho Kynikós), was a Greek philosopher and one of the founders of Cynic philosophy.

He was born in Sinope, an Ionian colony on the Black Sea, in or BC and died at Corinth in Born: c. BC, Sinope. “The philosopher Diogenes was eating bread and lentils for supper. He was seen by the philosopher Aristippus, who lived comfortably by flattering the Aristippus, 'If you would learn to be subservient to the king you would not have to live on lentils.' Said [author:Diogenes|, 'Learn to live on lentils and you will not have to be subservient to the king".”.

The Diogenes BookClub has members. Interested in Arthur Conan Doyle's ORIGINAL "Sherlock Holmes" canon. This is a place to learn about and discuss. The Oxford World Classics translation of the Cynic Diogenes’ “Sayings and Anecdotes,’ by Robin Hard was a fun and enlightening read.

But it was a slow read with one finger always in the notes in order to appreciate the context of what Diogenes said and did/5(65). Diogenes, (born, Sinope, Paphlygonia—died c.

bce, probably at Corinth, Greece), archetype of the Cynics, a Greek philosophical sect that stressed stoic self-sufficiency and the rejection of luxury.

He is credited by some with originating the Cynic way of life, but he himself acknowledges an indebtedness to Antisthenes, by whose numerous writings he was probably influenced.

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Mcnamee and is located at Surfview Dr., Pacific Palisades, CA Location: California (CA). The Diogenes Club (I am writing this on behalf of Mycroft Holmes, who could not be bothered to take the effort himself.) The Diogenes Club is a group for those, who, from shyness or from misanthropy, have no wish for the company of their fellows, yet are not averse to comfortable chairs and the latest books; in short, it is for the most unsociable and unclubable persons on Librarything.

Lives of Eminent Philosophers. Diogenes Laertius. R.D. Hicks. Cambridge. Harvard University Press. (First published ). National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Preservation and Access provided support for entering this text. This text was converted to electronic form by Data Entry and has been proofread to a low level of accuracy.

You could refer to books that deal with Cynic Philosophy,considering Diogenes is often touted as the father of the my view the best book on this concept would be the Penguins Classics Edition of The Cynic Philosophers: From Diogenes to J. Diogenes is a peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes papers four times a year in the field of philosophy and the journal's editors are Maurice Aymard (Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales) and Luca Maria Scarantino ().It has been in publication since and is currently published by SAGE Publications on behalf of the International Council for Philosophy and Discipline: Philosophy.

Diogenes was a native of Sinope, son of Hicesius, a banker. Diocles relates that he went into exile because his father was entrusted with the money of the state and adulterated the coin‐ age. But Eubulides in his book on Diogenes says that Diogenes himself did this and was forced.

Cynic, member of a Greek philosophical sect that flourished from the 4th century bce to well into the Common Era, distinguished as much for its unconventional way of life as for its rejection of traditional social and political arrangements, professing instead a cosmopolitan utopia and communal anarchism.

Antisthenes, a disciple of Socrates, is considered to be the founder of the movement, but. In this comprehensive, thoroughly researched, and engaging book, philosopher Luis E.

Navia undertakes the task of reconstructing Diogenes’ life and extracting from him lessons that are valuable in our time. The book is divided into five chapters. Chapter 1 provides a biographical sketch of Diogenes constructed on the basis of ancient testimonies. Diogenes syndrome is a behavioral disorder that affects older adults.

It occurs in both men and women. The main symptoms are excessive hoarding, dirty homes, and poor personal : Corey Whelan.

Now, available for the first time together in a single volume: a digital-only, value-priced omnibus edition of the "Diogenes Trilogy": Brimstone, Dance of Death, and The Book of the Dead--featuring Pendergast's mysterious brother--by #1 New York Times bestselling /5(14).

This book was written by a man named Diogenes Laertius and is notorious for its poor citing of sources and tendency towards shallow research – but it’s literally all we have.

As such, it’s possible that this entire story about how Diogenes came to Corinth was just a comedy by Menippus, and that Diogenes Laertius didn’t get the : Ciaran Conliffe. For centuries of European art, one of the most frequently portrayed moments from classical antiquity was that of an apocryphal meeting of the young Alexander of Macedonia (later to be known as the Great) and the much older Diogenes of Sinope (later to be known as the Cynic).

It is hard to imagine a more unlikely pair. Alexander was the brash young king of Macedonia, who had conquered Greece. DIOGENES was a native of Sinope, the son of Tresius, a money-changer.

And Diocles says that he was forced to flee from his native city, as his father kept the public bank there, and had adulterated the coinage. But Eubulides, in his essay on Diogenes, says, that it was Diogenes himself who did this, and that he was banished with his : Joshua J.

Mark. Epictetus goes on to discuss the particularly well-known, although probably fictitious, story about Diogenes being captured by pirates, which apparently came from a book called The Sale of Diogenes by the 3 rd century BC Cynic philosopher and satirist Menippus.

The story goes that Diogenes was captured by the notorious pirate captain Skirpalos. The publisher's web page for the book is: Diogenes was a 4th century BCE Greek philosopher who was a founding member of the Cynic school of thoughts.

A cynic was a virtuous person who strove to live a life in harmony with nature; in other words, a life of truth. Today, unfortunately, a cynic is a person who spoils a good thing by.The April game;: Secrets of an Internal Revenue agent by Diogenes A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.

Seller Rating: % positive. Diogenes plucked a fowl and brought it into the lecture-room with the words, ‘Here is Plato’s human being.’ In consequence of which there was added to the definition, ‘having broad nails’”.

Diogenes was a harsh critic of Plato’s metaphysical notions and .