Old Greeks Speak: Socrates On Food

"Thou shouldst eat to live; not live to eat." - Socrates

 

 Have you ever wondered if Socrates was a big eater?

Socrates was a Greek philosopher and master teacher to Plato.

He wrote about ethics, and the discovery of information.

 

Perhaps he saw excesses in the diets of the Greek aristocrats?

 

 

Here are some more interesting quotes from intelligent philosophers and scientists from antiquity:

Henry Ford on Fitness & Sports

 John F. Kennedy on Fitness & Sports

Mark Twain on Education

Steven Wright on Healthy Retreats

Hippocrates on Health

Henry Wheeler Shaw on Old Age

Albert Einstein on Food & Drink

Michael Jackson on Healthy Retreats

Confucius on Spiritual Arts