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Quote by Plato: “Crito, I owe a cock to Asclepius; will you reme” crito i owe a cock


Presumably Socrates had made a vow to Asclepius and gotten what he wanted, so he felt honor bound to pay it back. What did Socrates mean in his final words? Plato says that Socrates's last words were, “Crito, we owe a cock to Asclepius; pay it and don't forget.”.

Plato says that Socrates's last words were, “Crito, we owe a cock to Asclepius; pay it and don't forget.” Asclepius was the god of healthy, and the sacrifice of a.

Plato — 'Crito, I owe a cock to Asclepius; will you remember to pay the debt?'.

"Crito, we owe a cock to Asclepius. Do pay it. Don't forget." I know the story as plato recounted it, and I've seen all or part of the quote reffered to.

"Crito, I owe a cock to Asclepius; will you remember to pay the debt? The debt shall be paid, said Crito; is there anything else? There was no answer to.