Book VIII. To Serenus. On Leisure with great accord commend to us the vices. Although we attempt nothing else that would be beneficial, nevertheless. Also known as Seneca the Younger; Roman stoic philosopher, statesman, Of Leisure (De Otio) · Of Peace of Mind (De Tranquillitate Animi). Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics: Seneca: De otio; De brevitate vitae by Seneca, , available at Book Depository with free delivery.
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De otio; De brevitate vitae.
Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics: Seneca: De otio; De brevitate vitae
In English, there is a green-and-yellow of Apocolocyntosis P. For among all the rest sendca our ills this is the worst—the habit of changing our very vices. Book ratings by Goodreads. This edition emphasizes the relevance of the provocative Senecan message of a “balanced” life and his views on the complex relationship of the individual to society.
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De Otio; de Brevitate Vitae
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De Otio; de Brevitate Vitae by Seneca
Showing of 1 reviews. Critiques include Pierre Hadot, “Reflections on the idea of the ‘Cultivation of the self'”, in Philosophy as a way of life. Gareth W illiams ‘s contribution to the Cambridge green-and-yellow series is a welcome resource that, with some qualifications given below, does a good job of opening up these texts to readers, from advanced Latin students to specialists.
Stoicism categories logic passions physics Neostoicism. Pages with related products. Hellfried Dahlmann – – Hermes 76 1: In De Otio Seneca debates the appropriate life for a Stoic philosopher.
The addressee has been erased but appears to have been seven letters long and is assumed to have been Seneca’s friend Serenus. I dialogi, 2 vols. Other books in this series.
Martina rated it really liked it Oct 04, But we can do this only in leisure. The work concerns the rational use of spare time, whereby one can still actively aid humankind by engaging in wider questions about nature and the universe.