Xenocrates   - in ancient sources @ attalus.org


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  Xenocrates   of Chalcedon - Academic philosopher, 4th century B.C.
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324/10 Lycurgus rescues Xenocrates, who has been arrested for not paying tax
323/18 The philosopher Xenocrates refuses a gift of money from Alexander.
322/25 The Athenians send Xenocrates and Demetrius of Phalerum as envoys
321/10 Epicurus attends the lectures of Xenocrates.
320/37 Lais (or Phryne) fails to tempt Xenocrates.
313/9 Xenocrates converts Polemon from a dissolute life to the study of
313/10 Polemon and Crantor become friends while studying with Xenocrates
313/11 Xenocrates rescues a sparrow.
313/12 enians accept evidence from Xenocrates without requiring him to tak
313/13 Polyperchon criticizes Xenocrates for recommending a friend who is
313/14 Sayings of Xenocrates, illustrating his self-control.
313/15 Sayings of the Spartan Eudamidas about Xenocrates.
313/16 of Elaea, Zenon, and (possibly) Epicurus are pupils of Xenocrates
313/17 General comments on the character of Xenocrates.
313/18 The death of the philosopher Xenocrates, who is succeeded as head
    Within translations:
Apul:Flor_20   music, Xenophon histories, and Xenocrates satire. But your friend
Athen_11.507   and had only one pupil, Xenocrates, Plato enticed him to himself.
Athen_11.509   of Plato but also of Xenocrates. He too, as I was
Athen_13.610   his the Academy; is this Xenocrates? & May the gods greatl
Cic:Acad_1.17   outstanding zeal and learning, Xenocrates, a native of Calchedon,
Cic:Acad_1.34   other hand Speusippus and Xenocrates, the first inheritors of
Cic:Acad_1.39   incorporeal substance, such as Xenocrates and the older thinkers
Cic:Acad_2.113   or Theophrastus, not even from Xenocrates or Polemon, but from a
Cic:Acad_2.124   blood, ** or, as Xenocrates said, an incorporeal numerical
Cic:Acad_2.136   Socrates ), but where did Xenocrates hint at those views, or
Cic:Acad_2.137   replied Carneades. Aristotle or Xenocrates, the masters of whom
Cic:Acad_2.143   where does he follow either Xenocrates, who has many volumes on
Cic:DeOr_3.62   Plato himself came Aristotle and Xenocrates; the one of whom founded
Cic:DeOr_3.67   Plato's sister's son, and Xenocrates, who had been a
Cic:Rep_1.3   by statutes. [3]   Indeed Xenociates, one of the most eminent
Cic:Tusc_1.20   great while before by Plato. Xenocrates denied that the soul had
Cic:Tusc_5.30   ones, Aristotle, Speusippus, Xenocrates, Polemon, who reckon
Cic:Tusc_5.39   Brutus, and also with Aristotle, Xenocrates, Speusippus, Polemon.
Cic:Tusc_5.51   that gravest of philosophers, Xenocrates (who raises virtue so
Cic:Tusc_5.87   according to Aristotle, Xenocrates, Speusippus, Polemon; and
Cic:Tusc_5.91   Xenocrates, when some ambassadors from Alexander
Cic:Tusc_5.107   whole life: as Xenocrates, Crantor, Arcesilas, Lacydes,
Cic:Tusc_5.109   happiness exceed that of Xenocrates, or Polemon, or Arcesilas?
DiogLaert_7.2   pupil of Stilpon and of Xenocrates, for ten years, as Tim
DiogLaert_10.1   eighteenth year, while Xenocrates was president of the
DiogLaert_10.13   says that he was a pupil of Xenocrates also. {8} He use
Lucian:Macr_20   lived ninety-one years; Xenocrates, the disciple of Plato
Philoch_224   next leader, and they chose Xenocrates of Chalcedon.
Phld:Acad_11   the Academy with Plato and Xenocrates, but having won the men's
Plut:Mor_181   fifty talents to Xenocrates the philosopher, who would
Plut:Mor_192   emonidas beholding Xenocrates, when he was old, in the Aca
Plut:Mor_842   x-collector lay hands on Xenocrates the philosopher, and
Plut:Phoc_4   ato, and afterwards with Xenocrates in the Academy; and
Plut:Phoc_27   ors, the principal of whom was Xenocrates the philosopher.
Plut:Phoc_29   rving one day that Xenocrates paid a tax as a stranger,
ValMax_2.10e.2   given by the Athenians to Xenocrates, famous for his equal piety
ValMax_4.1e.2   so constantly moderate toward Xenocrates his pupil. Plato was
ValMax_4.3e.3     Of equal abstinence was Xenocrates in his old age; of
ValMax_6.9e.1   he went home, he saw Xenocrates the philosopher's door standing wide
ValMax_7.2e.6   applauded was the answer of Xenocrates ! When he was listening

  Xenocrates   - in documents
SEG_25.447 (c. 273)   other damiorgoi, and Xenokrates and the other chreo
Syll_436 (254/3 or 250/49)   omachos, [Alexandros, Xenokrates] Delphians: Aristo
Syll_564 (203/2)   Lamios of Oikyleion, Xenokrates of Stratos, Leonto
Syll_583 (c.190)   in the temple. Xenokrates son of Hierombrotos pu
Syll_585 (197-175)   e Herys, Orthaios and Xenokrates: [150] Leonticho
Syll_631 (182)   s Agasidamos Gennaios Xenokrates of Medeon Strat
Syll_636 (178)   s, namely: Delphians: Xenokrates son of Praöc
Syll_661 (c. 165/4)   As proposed by Xenokrates of Eleusis, the son of X
Teles_40 hool of Theophrastus and Xenocrates, although many provisi
THI_24 (early 2nd cent.)   yochos, Orthagoras, Xenokrates - all from Delphi -


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