Example sentences for: plato

How can you use “plato” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • According to psychologist David Keirsey, you are one of Plato's four types, you were born that way, you will always be that way, and you can find out which one you are by taking the temperament sorter quiz on his Web site.

  • Almost every philosophy or political tendency worth mentioning, from Plato on, has held in special esteem its version of the active thinker who puts his principles across well and thereby commands a wider public.

  • In the most famous passage in The Republic , Plato describes an underground cave where people are held prisoner in chains, unable to see anything but the shadows cast by figures passing outside; they mistake the shadows for reality.

  • Former sitcom child actress Dana Plato, 34, died last weekend of what is being described as an accidental overdose of prescription drugs, one day after declaring on Howard Stern's radio show that she had been sober for a decade.

  • Chiaro, always more that than oscuro in her presentation, is not only not to be blamed for the lack of theory but merits praise for having tackled a subject that most of us dread and that has not been treated satisfactorily by any of its commentators, from Plato to Freud to Hockett, et al.

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