While he was eventually condemned for his wisdom, his spoken words are still listened to and followed today.
They began to wonder what Socrates meant with his statement, why he would feel that a life would not be worth living.
To them, life was above all else, and choosing to give up life would be out of the picture....
- In our world today, there are two types of people that exist; people who examine their lives and people who do not examine their lives.
It is a decision that every parent, teenager and child makes during some point in their lives.
An individual could also look outwards and analyze the impact that other people have on that individual’s life.
One should also self-reflect and search for how their thoughts and actions craft a pathway towards their own destiny.Making choices is one of the hardest things in life so you must see all the good and all the bad to the outcome of your options....[tags: family, living, decision, learn] - Every person living life has studied their own existence in some shape or form.Once we have the question we try very hard to seek the truth (fact, knowledge, understanding, etc.).We must learn from others then question ourselves to give more of its insight to us.Picking apart our own reality is part of who we are as humans, and helps us understand who we are and why we are here.Each person has their own way of getting to some understanding of themselves, which is again, another defining part of who we are.Kurt Vonnegut, a writer who is famous for attempting to explain the unexplained, chose to show one mans story of examining his own reality by having the main character, Billy Pilgrim, be “unstuck” in time....[tags: Literature Analysis] - Socrates was considered by many to be the wisest man in ancient Greece.Some students take their chances and quit immediately after high school.Entering an unforgiving world and making their own luck. They spend four years in challenging academic environment, learning an advanced set of skills for their chosen profession....