The Best Things in Life: A Contemporary Socrates Looks at Power, Pleasure, Truth & The Good Life (1S)


A fictional Socratic dialogue concerning what life, education and thought are all about. Imagine Socrates asking a modern university student ``Why are you studying for that test?`` The student replies, ``So I can get good grades?`` Socrates replies ``Why do you want to get good grades?`` Student ``So I can get a good job?`` Socrates ``Why do you want a good job?`` Student ``So I can support a wife and children.`` Socrates ``Why do you want to support a wife and children?`` You get the idea. It`s a lot of fun and the students love it. Soft 189p