40 Fascinating Facts about Greeks | Fact Republic
1. Alexander the Great once asked Diogenes, a homeless Greek philosopher who lived in a barrel, if there was something he could do for him. Diogenes replied, "yes, get out of my sun". Alexander left saying, "If I wasn't Alexander, I'd like to be Diogenes," to which some records say Diogenes replied, "If i wasn't Diogenes, I'd like to be Diogenes". 2. The Greek origin of the word "idiot" was used to mean someone who did not participate in politics and public affairs.
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