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Unformatted text preview: virtuous and moderate life. The Stoics are living in a different because they believed in freedom from pain and passion by taking the side of engagement with the sources of sufferings. Their metaphysics was that the pantheist suffered retermining which is best of all possible worlds by theodicy. They also believed that pain and suffering is the way of nature that can be over come by virtue and reasoning. The similarities between the two are that they both are looking to be free from pain and sufferings, but both have their own way of doing it. For both this was not just a belief but its the way of life they lived by....
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- Spring '09