Plato Would Approve These Gifts

If you are looking for a gift for someone who loves Plato and his philosophy, you have arrived at the right place. Our company specializes in handmade gift ideas.

What customers particularly like about these gifts is that they appeal directly to people who enjoy reading or learning new things. There is always a story behind.

Without further ado, here are three special gifts for everyone interested in Plato's philosophy, gifts that respect ancient and modern Greek aesthetics.

1) Plato paper weight - design object

Plato gift paperweight

It isn't the first thing that comes to mind when you think of a great gift for your favorite philosophy buff, but this Plato paper weight would be a real conversation starter.

And maybe it's because it's so unexpected that it will have such an impact—there's no better way to get people thinking than with an object they've never seen before.

The paperweight is handmade of plexiglass with custom machinery in Sparta, Greece, and is silkscreen printed with special techniques. Each one is unique and hand crafted by the designer himself.

It can be used on desks or libraries, essentially anywhere you want to add a colorful, modern touch. This item will make anyone who sees it want to find out more about Plato and his ideas—and if that isn't the mark of a good gift, I don't know what is!

Get more information about the Plato paperweight.

2) A modern Plato bust gift

Plato bust

Plato famously said, "Philosophy begins in wonder." The philosophy of Plato lives on in the minds of many today. Whether you want to give a gift to a philosophy professor, student, or just avid Plato reader, this Plato bust will inspire all.

This beautiful piece of modern art is a bust of Plato with a quote: "Philosophy begins in wonder." The bust is made out of ceramine in a modern yellow color. Each bust is unique due to the handmade nature of the piece, so you'll have a truly special gift for any lover of Plato's work.

Read more about this unique Plato bust here.

3) Plato about harmony organic T-shirt

The quote is not a wrong attribution or a fake one.The original quote is found in Plato's Symposium, written around 400 BC: “For harmony is a symphony, and symphony is an agreement; but an agreement of disagreements while they disagree there cannot be; you cannot harmonize that which disagrees.”

Artwork here was designed to complement Plato's quote for a harmonious design. It is based on the golden ratio formula.

The golden ratio is a concept that was popularized in ancient Greece. It has become an icon in the context of art and design, and it is used to determine the proportions of artists' works.

The T-shirt is available in 5 colors and various sizes, 100% organic with water based 100% ecological inks, made with respect to the planet and human labor.

Check here for more about this Plato T-Shirt.

A few more words about the Plato inspired gifts

Whether you're a scholar or not, the world of philosophy can offer us a wealth of valuable concepts for our daily lives.

This blog focuses on three gifts featuring elements of Plato’s wisdom.

We hope that you will enjoy these Plato-inspired gifts as much as we do.

You can keep reading about more Greek philosophy gifts, based on more great Greek philosophers here.

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