Is Plato more important/better than Socrates?

DiscussionCategory: QuestionsIs Plato more important/better than Socrates?
Sam Rodan Staff asked 2 weeks ago

I mean, would we even know anything about Socrates – really – if Plato hadn’t recorded him for prosperity?

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Elle Smith answered 2 weeks ago

Would Plato have ever been a philosopher if Socrates didn’t exist? And then, would Socrates have been a philosopher if Anaxagoras didn’t exist?