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I am not an Athenian or a Greek, but a citizen of the world.

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Socrates

Socrates was a Greek philosopher from Athens who is credited as the founder of Western philosophy and among the first moral philosophers of the ethical tradition of thought.

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    δεν είμαι Αθηναίος ή Έλληνας, αλλά πολίτης του κόσμου.

    ego sum senem quendam antiochenum qui vel Graeca, sed civis est mundi.

    Я не афинянин или грек, но гражданин мира.

    我不是雅典人或希腊人,而是世界公民。

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