Welcome to the World of Plato
Here you will find everything you need revolving Plato. All his dialogues and ideas in one site. You can also explore the realm of the platonic forms or perhaps the Socratic method. Learn more about his elusive life and get to know his major role in our history. Expand your own consciousness by immersing yourself into the world of Plato and by discussing the timeless wisdom imparted to us by one of the greatest philosophers of all time.
The dialogues of Plato. We are lucky, let me tell you that. When it comes to Plato, we are lucky indeed. His work have stood the test of time and the majority have survived. His wise thoughts were highly valued and alongside his notable student Aristotle, the ideas were subsequently spread around the world. Alexander the Great being the conqueror he was, also contributed to the spread and longevity of the works by his tutor and tutor's tutor.
Read the Dialogues and more »
The life of Plato. Oh just ponder the numbers of historians and philosophers who would have killed for a detailed biography of this elusive Greek philosopher. One of the reasons why it is hard for us to know anything about the man is that he never wrote about him self. Socrates was almost always the protagonist in the dialogues and he was most of the times only a spectator.
Learn more about Plato's life »
The Platonic forms,
The Socratic method,
Justice, Love, Happiness, and
The Good, the True and the Beautiful...
Explore the Ideas of Plato »
The thoughts and ideas of Plato have been immensly influential in Western thought. His view on the soul as form and eternal, heavily influenced early Christian thinkers such as Saint Augustine and Thomas Aquinas. His sphere of influence reach much further than just Christianity. Notable thinkers such as Nietzsche, Aristotle, Cicero, Descartes, Bertrand Russell, Keirkegaard, and many many more were in many ways moved by the philosophy of Plato.
Explore the Sphere of Influence by Plato »