In his youth he studied rhetoric under Gorgias, perhaps also under Hippias and Prodicus.
Plato teaches the true value of punishment in the "Gorgias."
No such word as Gorgias is, however, to be found in Roquefort's Glossaire.
Gorgias belike had an intrigue with the maid, and his wife was jealous.
Gorgias had his hands full of work, but he could not help expressing his surprise at the calm bearing which Dion maintained.
The argument, as in the Phaedo and Gorgias, is supplemented by the vision of a future life.
Gorgias uttered a sigh of relief, and exclaimed, "Then on to happiness!"
Will Meno tell him his own notion, which is probably not very different from that of Gorgias? '
Yes, Socrates had met him, but he has a bad memory, and has forgotten what Gorgias said.
In the Gorgias too the statesmen reappear, but in stronger opposition to the philosopher.