Tag: ancient Greece

  • Ulysses


    Ulysses, also known as Odysseus, a legendary hero in Greek mythology. Known for his intelligence and adventurous spirit, Ulysses’ epic journey home is chronicled in Homer’s “Odyssey.” James Joyce’s modernist novel “Ulysses” also draws inspiration from this timeless tale.

  • Plato


    Plato, the ancient Greek philosopher who founded the Academy of Athens. He introduced the Theory of Forms and the Allegory of the Cave, shaping Western thought. His works, including “The Republic,” continue to influence philosophy, politics, and education. Discover more about Plato’s profound legacy.

  • Stoicism


    Today I stumbled on the topic of Stoicism and decided to read up on it, thanks to ChatGPT. Here is what I learned. Stoicism, an ancient Greek philosophy, has seen a resurgence in modern times due to its practical approach to dealing with life’s challenges. Founded in Athens by Zeno of Citium in the early…