When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
Other Socrates quotes:
Let him that would move the world first move himself.
To find yourself, think for yourself.
Knowing thyself is the height of wisdom.
How can you call a man free when his pleasures rule over him.
The examined life is the only life worth living.
Improve yourself by other men's writings thus attaining effortlessly what they acquired through great difficulty.
Do it because it's in your heart. Not because you want something in return. Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings, so that you shall gain easily what others have labored hard for.
Remember, no human condition is ever permanent. Then you will not be overjoyed in good fortune, nor too sorrowful in misfortune.
Wealth does not bring about excellence, but excellence makes wealth and everything else good for men, both individually and collectively.
If you want to be wrong then follow the masses.