Seven Sages

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Of Greece. Various lists are given by Diogenes Laertius, Plato, Plutarch and Clement. The candidates include statesmen and lawgivers as well as philosophers. Plato's list (Protagoras, 343) is Bias, Chilon, Cleobulus, Myson, Pittacus, Solon and Thales.

Subjects: Classical Studies.

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