Many of the smartest and most influential people in history like Socrates, Jesus,and Buddha didn’t bother writing anything down. They left their legacies up for interpretation by their followers.
I find this fact remarkable. It made me pause and consideration about the following wuestion.
How many amazing and potentially earth changing minds throughout history are we unaware of because they didn’t write anything down.
I had this thought as I was reading Plato’s dialogues about the trial and death of Socrates.