I've included this picture because Willie Nelson is a great example of country music at it's best. If a band of country music were to look for inspiration, Willie Nelson would be a great icon to look up at.
"The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom" (Proverbs "Fear of the Lord" Biblical definition: silent wonder, radical amazement, and affectionate awe at the infinite goodness of God. *Socrates had it right :)
Socrates BCE) was a classical Greek Athenian philosopher. Credited as one of the founders of Western philosophy, he is an enigmatic figure known chiefly through the accounts of later classical writers.
Plato, one of the noblest men who ever lived upon this earth and one of the world's best known and most widely read and studied philosophers. According to Hesychius, Plato was also called Serapis, from the majesty and dignity of his person.