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12 07, 2017

What is arete? Virtue in Greek philosophy – Definition of arete

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Arete in action: Penelope and her slave watch Odysseus kill the suitors Definition of arete: In ancient Greece, arete meant "goodness" or "excellence". It's related to araomai, to pray, and [...]