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L experience Formal training makes such "men skillful and resourceful in discovering the possibilities of a subject for it teaches them to "skillful and resourceful in discovering the possibilities of a subject for it teaches them to from a readier source the topics which they otherwise hit upon in haphazard fashion But it cannot fully fashion men who are without natural aptitude into good debaters or writers although it is capable of leading them on to self improvement and to a greater degree of intelligence on many subjectsI hold that there does not exist an art of the kind which can implant sobriety and justice in depraved natures Isocrates one of the great orators of ancient Athens supports his position in five speeches by relying on Attic history The reader glimpses the grandeur that was Athens. Extant; they are concerned with public than with private matters The Loeb Classical Library edition of Isocrates is in three volumes Volume I contains six discourses To Demonicus To Nicocles Nicocles or The Cyprians Panegyricus To Philip and Archidamus Five are in Volume II Areopagiticus On the Peace Panathenaicus Against the Sophists Antidosis Volume III contains Evagoras Helen Busiris Plataicus Concerning the Team of Horses Trapeziticus Against Callimachus Aegineticus Against Lochites and Against Euthynus as well as the nine extant letters and a comprehensive inde.

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Also see the general introduction by editor George Norlin "Pp Ix Xlv In Volume I Available Online From The "ix xlv in Volume I available online from the Archive as a PDF file Actually just read the Areopagiticus Apparently it s an important work of oratory and ou can see why he was persuasive However his claims of we suck now but everyone was awesome in the past doesn t sound very convincing We read On the Peace in Ancient Greek in school I liked Antidosis and Against the Sophists We would do well to heed their warningsWho does not know that words carry greater conviction when spoken by men of good repute than when spoke by men who live under a cloud and that the argument which is made by a man s life is of weight than that which is furnis. The importance of Isocrates for the study of Greek civilisation of the fourth century BCE is indisputable From 403 to 393 he wrote speeches for Athenian law courts and then became a teacher of composition for would be orators After setting up a school of rhetoric in Chios he returned to Athens and established there a free school of 'philosophia' involving a practical education of the whole mind character judgment and mastery of language This school had famous pupils from all over the Greek world such as the historians Ephorus and Theopompus and orators Isaeus Lycurgu.

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Isocrates On the Peace Areopagiticus Against the Sophists Antidosis Panathenaicus Loeb Classical Library No 229