Letters from a Stoic: Seneca to Lucilius

30, Death of an Epicurean

How should we handle death?

The ancient Stoics were not the only ones to be concerned with death. So were the Epicureans, and letter 30 of the series written by Seneca to Lucilius is concerned with the approaching departure of their mutual friend Bassus, a practicing Epicurean.

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Philosophy as a Way of Life

Philosophy as a Way of Life

by Massimo Pigliucci. Practical philosophy, science, pseudoscience & good reasoning. Complete index of articles at https://massimopigliucci.org/essays/