- flourished 6th century b.c., tyrant of Athens (brother of Hipparchus, son of Pisistratus).
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Historical Examples of hippias
On the whole, more may be said in favour of the genuineness of the Hippias than against it.Menexenus
Hippias and Prodicus, as well as Protagoras, admit the soundness of the conclusion.
Nay, Hippias, said Alcibiades; not now, but at some other time.
Indeed,” said Hippias, “I always endeavour to say something new.
Upon my word, Hippias, you have made an admirable discovery!