plato's rooster love

plato's rooster


Sorry, no definitions found.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.

  • This came, we should note, of the definition of man as "a featherless biped".

    May 27, 2009

  • Diogenes threw a plucked rooster into Plato's school and exclaimed: "Here you have Plato's human being."

    "The blows, as you see, have agreed with me; the roseate supersensual mist has dissolved, and no one can ever make me believe again that these 'sacred apes of Benares'5 or Plato's rooster 6 are the image of God."

    Venus in Furs

    May 27, 2009