The 10 Best Fucking Quotes From Socrates

A few days ago I wrote A Blog Post About Giving A Fuck. I enjoyed writing it more than Kanye West loves Kanye West, which made me think; "what other pieces of written word would be more profound if they included the word fuck?" I quickly thought back to a rhetoric class I took in University. Next thing I knew, I came up with these - The 10 Best Fucking Quotes From Socrates. But first, some Kanye...

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1) “The only true fucking wisdom is in knowing you know fucking nothing.”

 

2) “The unexamined life is not fucking worth living.”

 

3) “There is only one good, knowledge, and one evil, fucking ignorance.”

 

4) “I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them fucking think”

 

5) “Fucking wonder is the beginning of wisdom.”

 

6) “Be fucking kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.”

 

7) “To fucking find yourself, fucking think for yourself.”

 

8) “Strong minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss events, weak fucking minds discuss people.”

 

9) “Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a fucking vessel.”

 

10) “By all means fucking marry; if you get a good fucking wife, you’ll become fucking happy; if you get a bad fucking one, you’ll become a fucking philosopher.”


Now it's your turn. What's your favorite fucking quote from Socrates?

Cover photo from "David - The Death of Socrates" by Jacques-Louis David