Brief outline of the influence of other philosophical schools on the Stoic tradition.
Short article summarising some things we know about the life and thought of the philosopher Antisthenes, one of Socrates’ closest companions and an important precursor of Stoicism.
Children’s story about Diogenes the Cynic.
Some notes on the importance of the mythical Hercules for the Cynic-Stoic tradition, and a link to the new action movie.
The ancient story of Diogenes the Cynic’s capture by pirates and auction as a slave.
Some fragmentary verses concerning Cynic philosophy attribtued to Crates of Thebes.
The Cynic prayer attributed to the philosopher Crates of Thebes, student of Diogenes of Sinope.
Some lines of ancient Greek verse referring to Diogenes of Sinope, the founder of Cynicism.