- c365–c275 b.c., Greek philosopher.
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Scepticism is of two kinds, that of Pyrrho, and that of examination.
But I do not forget that Epictetus was a slave and Pyrrho a gardener.The Queen Pedauque
Yet the importance of these questions shows the originality of Pyrrho.
Arcesilaus founded his on dialectic, while Pyrrho's was empirical.
The followers of Pyrrho, it is said, made doubting a profession, until at last they doubted whether they did doubt.
- ?365–?275 bc, Greek philosopher; founder of scepticism. He maintained that true wisdom and happiness lie in suspension of judgment, since certain knowledge is impossible to attain