SOPHROSYNE By N., Sam M.S. - 13 a character ideal recommended by Plato that has no English equivalent but can be used for temperance or moderation. SOPHROSYNE: "Sophrosyne is the sense of being well balanced and sound in judgement." Related Psychology Terms LANGUAGE (Psycholinguistics) AUDITORY SPACE PERCEPTIO FROMM, ERICH (1900—) ARISTOTLE (384-322 B.C.) HEARING (AUDITION) HEARING PERSONALITY PROCESSES STIMULUS (literally “goad”) ANALOGOUS REACTION TIME (Response Latency) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SOPHROSYNE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sophrosyne/ (accessed June 29, 2022).