Some crazy thinkers have argued that Socrates’ greatness is entirely due to the pen of Plato. But Socrates was not the first or the last of the great philosophers, left no autograph, did not create an academy, and spent his whole life in constant search for one. real living truth. To my daughter god says you are poster. Socrates’ goal is to bring the human spirit to the idea of, KNOW YOURSELF, with that in mind one can think about what is right. Socrates asserted that man will have no other end than the one on the path to the true living truth of life. But his luminous virtue caused the Athenians to kill him, and his career was crowned immortal.