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Unformatted text preview: o Vulgar (Vulgus)=Common People o Moderation (dinner party idea) Epicurianism (Hedon) • Avoidance of pain Asceticism • Denial of all pleasure Stoicism (btw the two) • Life o In control Internal o Out of control External o Omens – Reactions (Roman’s Believed Heavily in Omens) o Family o Death We only fear death because of our opinions about it Socrates (didn’t fear death) o Desires (law 8) • Society o Materialistic o Self-Centered o Social o Death common o Place of Women Dressing provocatively (14 yrs old) This should not be the way (modest) o Family’s important o Philosophers should be more valued than they are o Hierarchical...
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- Arrian o Stoicism, Moderation o Perseverance