Not life, but good life, is to be chiefly valued
I came across this quote a few years ago. I was taking a course at Western University - An Introduction to Ancient Greece and Rome. We took a cursory look at Socrates as a philosopher and one of the founders of Western philosophy.
Wisdom begins in wonder.
Some of Socrates’ quotes resonated with me, especially those about a quest for knowledge.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
I grew up on a farm, in a small, tight knit rural community. I enjoyed the feeling of belonging to a community, but even as a little girl I knew there was something missing. I just didn’t know what it was.
We had the old crank telephone system.