• Acted: 5th Century BC
  • Lived: 490-420 BC
  • School: Sophist
  • Main Interests: Relativism, Agnosticism, Ethics
  • Influences: Democritus, Parmenides
  • Location: Abdera

Quotes

Skill is worthless without practice, as well as practice without skill.

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PROTAGORAS

Ιωάννου Στοβαίου Ανθολόγιον: ΚΘ, 25

I have no means of knowing if Gods exist. Both the obscurity of the question and the shortness of human life are obstacles that impede knowledge.

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PROTAGORAS

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