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he was poor; thus, he only built a small house for good people.
he was married; thus, he must have a job.

Tim
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It’s unknown. The practice in Athens at the time was for Sophists and Debaters to teach rhetoric to the youth of the wealthy Athenian aristocracy for money. Being able to talk and debate was considered very important to be an Athenian statesman. However, despite gaining several of Athen’s youth as followers, Socrates is supposed to have not accepted money at all for his “questioning.” He did have a family, a wife and children at home, but his home life didn’t come up much in Plato’s Dialogues. She was young, it doesn’t sound like she would have had the money. He… Read more »

Justin
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He was a beggar, generally loved by everyone, and so therefore was never hungry.
Also he had nobles like Plato following him around.

Lalex
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Donations? Welfare? His wife had money? I never really worried about it.

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Graybeard

And you established this by watching him teach?

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Cause he is wealthy and cute.