Epicureanism and The Moral Animal

(3:AM) – Richard Marshall:

Even if the gods did exist, the Epicureans argued, they didn’t care about us. Rather, everything comes from nature, and all that really exists are atoms and void, moving and congregating. The life-world of human and animal experience, with colours, tastes, solid objects, is a perceptual effect of massed atoms. …

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Catherine Wilson: Epicureanism at the Origins of Modernity

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