Socrates Stoicism

Video: The Choice of Hercules

Releasing a video today of me reciting The Choice of Hercules the famous speech of Prodicus, retold by Socrates, which inspired Zeno to embrace the life of a philosopher and then to go on and found the Stoic school.



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2 replies on “Video: The Choice of Hercules”

This is a lovely tribute which would make a wonderful opening to the pain management course or most any material relating to making a choice in life. You missed a calling in acting 🙂


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