Month: June 2014

June 24, 2014 / / Drivel

We live in a golden age of technology and possibilities, but we still repeat the same mistakes humans have always made. Around 29 centuries ago, the ancient Greeks analyzed a ton of these mistakes and distilled what they learned into useful tidbits for avoiding them in the future.

“Know Thyself” is the most famous of the Delphic maxims, ancient commands/advice attributed to either the Oracle at Delphi or the Seven Sages of Greece, but the other 146 maxims are equally striking.

Seven Sages
Seven Sages
June 11, 2014 / / Drivel