- 436–338 b.c., Athenian orator.
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Or Isocrates, that was so cowhearted that he dared never attempt it?The Praise of Folly
Now it is argued that this must have been written in the youth of Isocrates, when the promise was not yet fulfilled.
Or that Isocrates himself is the enemy of Plato and his school?
I am now deep in Isocrates and from him I shall pass to Lysias.Life and Letters of Lord Macaulay
George Otto Trevelyan
There were then two famous teachers of oratory in Athens, Isocrates and Isæus.Historic Tales, vol 10 (of 15)
- 436–338 bc, Athenian rhetorician and teacher
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