只用一本书提高英语听力能力!重温经典名著双语阅读小编推荐:跟着纪录片学英语不背单词和语法,轻松学英语
返回列表 回复 发帖

[探索发现] 2016-07-29 BBC:古代圣贤:苏格拉底 Socrates-11

提高英语听力能力 找对方法很重要!
The destiny of all Greeks was in the hands of the gods. They were venerated even though their personal lives were pretty short on moral guidance. Capricious and vengeful, they fought with each other. They slept with one another's wives. They abducted mortals, and appropriately, the gods didn't seem that interested in human reality, either.
-Living a good life didn't guarantee favour of the gods. Respecting their power and offering the most expansive and bloodiest sacrifice was a much safer bet.
Greeks did, however, believe there were five virtues, justice, temperance, courage, piety and wisdom. But in practice, these virtues were slippery, shifting ideals. What was considered as just or pious for an aristocratic man wasn't necessarily the same for a slave woman.
-In Socrates's experience, tradtional moral thinking, be kind of taught by elders and priests and epic poets, just didn't stand up to scrutiny. His phylosophy became a search for more robust, universal definitions.
Socrates thought that all the virtues were interlinked. They couldn't be seperated. He thought them as one thing, something he called knowledge of the human good.
Stop being lazy! Seize the day!
返回列表