In his youth he studied rhetoric under Gorgias, perhaps also under Hippias and Prodicus.
The argument, as in the Phaedo and Gorgias, is supplemented by the vision of a future life.
No such word as Gorgias is, however, to be found in Roquefort's Glossaire.
Will Meno tell him his own notion, which is probably not very different from that of Gorgias? '
Gorgias had his hands full of work, but he could not help expressing his surprise at the calm bearing which Dion maintained.
In the Gorgias too the statesmen reappear, but in stronger opposition to the philosopher.
Gorgias uttered a sigh of relief, and exclaimed, "Then on to happiness!"
Callicles proposes that they shall go with him to his own house, where Gorgias is staying.
Yes, Socrates had met him, but he has a bad memory, and has forgotten what Gorgias said.
Polus suggests that Gorgias may be tired, and desires to answer for him.