Posted by ESC on September 10, 2003
In Reply to: "An unexamined life is not worth living" posted by EAH on September 10, 2003
: : Does anyone know where this quote came from and who said it?
: Socrates (470-399 BC) said it.
I beg to differ. According to "Bartlett's Familiar Quotations," seventeenth edition, by John Barlett and Justin Kaplan, general editor (Little, Brown and Co., Boston, 2002):
The life which is unexamined is not worth living. "Apology." Plato (c. 428 - 348 B.C.)