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The human mind has always been a good thing to expand upon Having opinions on various topics makes each and every one a little different But opinions can also shape ones personality which sometimes is what helps each person become a little more similar It can be understood that two people that would seem very different may have a lot in common Whereas Socrates is a studious leader of the people of his time Odysseus has similar personality traits that leave us to assume that not only should his actions be examined but also his Socrates is a sage known for his wisdom and literature written by Plato He is a man known for his theories and views about the people in his society and the things they value In the Phaedo Socrates explained his views on the journeys of life that the soul goes through He explains that the things that people value will not help gain wisdom in life His love of knowledge always left him on a quest for wisdom and for those who grasp the concept The journeys that one takes in the spiritual life can be understood as an inner travel from ignorance to wisdom Only the body and its desire to acquire wealth and it is the body and the care of it to which we are enslaved which compel us to acquire wealth and all this makes us too busy to practice philosophy Phaedo103d which is an example of why he felt people couldnt obtain wisdom correctly because of their daily routines Socrates is trying to explain that they body has a chance to take a spiritual journey of wisdom which ties in to the practice of philosophy but the body is always indulged in personal needs that it doesnt get to achieve insight In this aspect Socrates is depicted as one who intelligenceSocrates views death in a more optimistic way than average people He
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