The Symposium by Plato

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He said,  ‘Apollodorus, I’ve just been looking for you to get the full story of the party at Agathon’s, when Socrates, Alcibiades and the rest were there for dinner: what did they say in their speeches on love?’

THE SYMPOSIUM, by Plato

Symposium

THE SYMPOSIUM is a philosophical text by Plato dated c. 385–370 BC.It concerns itself at one level with the genesis, purpose and nature of love, and (in latter-day interpretations) is the origin of the concept of Platonic love. Read more…

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