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    • Stoics and Epicureans

    • By: Daryl Hale
    • Narrated by: Lynn Redgrave
    • Length: 2 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Stoics and Epicureans date from the Hellenistic period, but the debate between these two modes of thought continues today. For the Stoics, the goal of human life was to align one's nature with the rational order of all things by cultivating pure reason. Through the practice of dialectic, they aimed for ethical righteousness and self-control. In sad or turbulent times, stoical endurance has appealed to many people as a way of coping.

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