Epic Battles in Practical Ethics: Stoicism vs Epicureanism

Comparing Two Ancient Philosophies

Figs in Winter
Sep 19, 2019 · 12 min read
Zeno of Citium (left), the founder of Stoicism, and Epicurus (right)

Metaphysics

Epistemology

Ethics

Conclusion: Epicurean or Stoic?

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Figs in Winter

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by Massimo Pigliucci. Stoicism, ethics, and philosophy of science. Complete index, by subject, at https://figsinwinter.blog/essays/

Stoicism — Philosophy as a Way of Life

Articles about Stoic Philosophy for modern living

Figs in Winter

Written by

by Massimo Pigliucci. Stoicism, ethics, and philosophy of science. Complete index, by subject, at https://figsinwinter.blog/essays/

Stoicism — Philosophy as a Way of Life

Articles about Stoic Philosophy for modern living

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