Ideas of Sophocles, by Theme

[Greek, c.496 - 406 BCE, Born at Colonus. Author of tragic dramas in Athens. Died in Athens.]

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23. Ethics / C. Virtue Theory / 3. Virtues / e. Honour
Sophoclean heroes die terrible deaths when they oppose the new Athenian values [Grayling]