“They are real philosophers those who like to contemplate the truth and all philosophy, not part of it.” Socrates by Plato in The Republic (380 BC).

“How many tears you pour in me, how many sorrows awaken compassion in me.” Words of the Goddess Athena in a dream which I learned a new word in old, poetic and cult Portuguese: “condoessem” (awaken compassion) of the unknown verb to me at that time “condoer” (“with pain”) (March 7th 2016).

“I am open to talk and teach for free since when we teach we learn and when we learn we teach. As real philosophers do not charge to teach wisdom like sophists intend or pretend to do, since the main interest of real philosophers is to learn and share knowledge and the second is to be appreciated by his/her friends by words, dialogue and friendship, if the student wants to show appreciation he/she can donate the amount he/she wants or think the real philosopher deserves.” (Dec. 12th 2016).


Enkrateo (Douglas Ribeiro) is a 21st century philosopher, true and real philosopher according to Socrates and Plato definition of philosopher in The Republic (380 BCE), who is also metaphysicist, historian, philologist, lexicologist, linguist, etymologist, etiologist, mythologist, former Wikipedian Encyclopedist (Wikipedia.org), former translator and interpreter (Google.com and Wikipedia.org), methodologist. Social, moral, ethical and political scientist. Cosmologist, theoretical physics scientist, natural theologist, tautological logician and ontologist.

Ph.D. candidate (Direct Doctorate) in Ancient Philosophy (Socrates, Plato; Socratic Method: Maieutics or Dialectical Method), is member of Kosmos Society of Harvard University´s Center for Hellenic Studies, member of Hellenion.org (USA) and Arete.org.br – Centro de Estudos Helênicos (Brazil). Former member of the National Association of MD and PhD studies in Philosophy ANPOF – Brazil (ANPOF.org), former member of the Academic Research Group of Plato and Platonism at ANPOF and member of the Brazilian Society of Platonist’s Group (sbplatonistas) since 2016. Post-graduate as special student in Advanced International Affairs Theory (International Relations Institute – USP, Brazil), Philosophy Teaching Undergraduate (Education Faculty – USP) and Philosophy Graduate Student at Universidade de Sao Paulo (2011-2017), has a first Bachelor Degree in Social Communication with Advertising and Publicity Emphasis at Universidade Metodista de Sao Paulo (2001-2005). Erasmus Philosophy Student at Facoltà di Lettere e Filosofia of Università di Roma II (2012)(Italy), won highest grades in Aristotle´s Metaphysics and Nietzsche´s The Born of Tragedy. Won an Academic Merit Scholarship by his home university (Brazil). Has academic and professional experience – theory and practice – in research since 2001 and teaching since 2005.

Supervisors: Γαῖα (Gaia), Προμηθεύς (Prometheus), Ζεύς (Zeus, Deus, God), Ἀθηνᾶ (Athena), Ἀπόλλων (Apollo), Ἀφροδίτη (Aphrodite), Φόβος (Phobos), Ἁρμονία (Harmony), Κράτος (Power), Μοῖραι (Moirai, Fates), Δίκη (Dike, Justice), Ἡρακλῆς (Heracles), Χάριτες (Charites, Gratiae, Graces), Μοῦσαι (Muses), Μορφεύς (Morpheus) , my δαίμων (Daimon: lesser god, guiding spirit, tutelary deity, spirit, angel, guardian angel, better angel), and Σωκράτης (Socrates).

Address: 2011 – current CE: University of São Paulo, Brazil (10 years on 2020 CE).
2012 – 2013 CE: University of Oxford, England (In person: 1 week, On-line: Term: Trinity; 3 months).
2012 CE: Università degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza, Italy (1 month).
2012 CE: University of Rome II, Italy (6 months).
2009 CE: University of Alaska, USA (6 months).
2009 CE: Pontifical Catholic University of Sao Paulo, Brazil (6 months).
2008 CE: University of Brasilia, Federal District, Brazil (1 month).
2007 CE: Foundation Armando Alvares Penteado, São Paulo, Brazil (1 month).
2005 CE: Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technologies, Toronto, Canadá (1 month).
2005 CE: Methodist University of Sao Paulo, Brazil (4 years).

Born: 1981 CE – São PauloBrazil

Died: ? CE (age: ?), City: ?, State: ?, Country: ?.

Ethnicity and Nationality: Dual-citizenship: Brazilian/Portuguese. By father: Portuguese; By mother: Italian and Brazilian Amerindian/Indigenous: Tupi.

Genealogy: Portugal: Ribeiro Family. Italy: Franco Family and Capello Family: Bianca Capello and Ambrosius Capello.

Era: Contemporary Philosophy 21st Century

Region: Western philosophy and Eastern Philosophy. Worldwide Philosophy: Internet.

Schools: HomericPre-socratismMilesian SchoolPythagoreansHeraclitus (535 – 475BC). Eleatic_SchoolPluralistsAtomists and SophistsSocratismPlatonism and Aristotelianism. Stoicism.

Worldwide: Founder of Neosocratism, Neosocratism-platonic and Enkratism.

Fields and Main interests:

1.Political, Moral and Social Philosophy:  Ethics,  Rhetoric,  Art,  Literature,  Epistemology,  Justice,  Virtue,  Politics,  Education,  Family,  Militarism,  Friendship,  Love,  Music,  Poetry,  Theatre,  Aesthetics,  Politics,  Power,  Separation of Powers,  Law  and  Government;  Anacyclosis. Freedom of Religion, Freedom of Expression, and Separation of Church and StateInternational Relations Theory.

2.Sciences: On Organic Life: Biology,  Zoology,  Medicine   and  Genetics.  On inorganic life: Philosophy of MindDreams. On matter and non-matter:  Physics;  Theoretical PhysisMetaphysicsFreewillCausal Determinism, Etiology, Cosmology and Astronomy. On Financial Relations: EconomyCapitalism and Communism.

3.Philosophy of Language and Linguistics:  Rhetoric,  Logic,  Ontology,  Tautology,  Philology, LexicologyEtymology and Etiology.

4.HistoryPhilosophy of History; Theory of History;  Anacyclosis.  History of PhilosophyEncyclopedism: Wikipedianism and Wikipedian Encyclopedism.

5.Philosophy of Sport: Return of Pankration to the Olympic Games since is in Mixed Martial Arts which is a billionaire financial success trough UFC and is the soul of Olympism, ergo the soul of the ancient Olympic Games who inspired the creation of Colosseum or Coliseum in Rome – Italy by the Roman Empire which influenced all Stadiums and Arenas worldwide. It´s an absurd the Olympic Games have many foreign martial arts and do not have its own native martial art included, protected and promoted.

6.Religion (On Inorganic Life):  Theology;  Natural Theology: Monotheistic  Abrahamic MythologyJudaismChristianismSpiritism by Allan Kardec   and  Islam. Polytheistic  MythologyGreek MythologyEgyptian Mythology, African-Brazilian  Candomblé Mythology,African-Brazilian  Umbanda Mythology   and  Buddhism Mythology.  Freedom of Religion,  Freedom of Expression   and  Separation of Church and State.  Theodicy,  Universal Language. Free WillDeterminism and Causal Determinism.

Notable and original ideas: 

  1. Founder of new philosophical schools: Neosocratism, Neosocratism-platonic, Neosocratism-aristotlelic and Enkratism.
  2. New words (neologisms) and new concepts: Scientonomy, Inorganic Life, Philofagia, “Lesbian male” (hetero male + homo female = same interest on females) and misogeny, which is the hatred of, contempt for, or prejudice against determined human gene, like color skin, different from misogyny which is the hatred of, contempt for, or prejudice against women or girls.
  3. Quotes, maxims and dogmas: “The perfect is not symmetrical nor is asymmetrical, is the perfect union of both”, “The word can be understood in a positive, negative or neutral way!”, “Peace is war with no crimes, no violence!”, “Perfection in the philosophical life is perfection in practical life!”, “Affirm is to dogmatize, deny is to dogmatize, examine is to philosophize!”, “To affirm is define in a true or false way, to deny is define in a true or false way, to philosophize is to examine which definition is true or false!”,“In God we truce!”, “To be perfect is to be capable of right and wrong doing. If chooses right is good, if chooses wrong is bad. If God is perfect It is both (Bad and Good)!”, “Communism & Capitalism: economic partners & political competitors.”

University Methodist of Sao Paulo, Brazil (Bachelor Degree in Social Communication with Publicity and Advertising Emphasys).