happy and above all free. There are other ways. Folly is
What petty, despicable, ignoble, It makes us slaves of the passions. But
wisdom, which it is the only true freedom, has the power to ward off
da te questi tiranni così powerful. There is only one way that leads to wisdom,
and it is straight, You can not go wrong; advancing with sure-footed.
No weapon sticking in his body. Philosophy is well defended and welds: some darts
It neutralizes them and, as if they were light blows, para them with the folds of the wide
news, other frustrates them and rejects them against those who had thrown. SENECA, Letters from LUCILIUS .
No one is ever too young or too old for the health of 'soul.
Who says the age for philosophizing has not yet come or has already elapsed,
it is as if he said that has not yet come or has already passed the age for
Philosophizing should be the young person is old; this because, getting older,
can enjoy a youth of goods, for the grateful memory of the past;
because what could be together young and old to the lack of fear
from the future. We must therefore practice that can produce the happiness:
if we possess all this; if not we, we try to
everything to possess it. The things I have constantly recommended, trap
and exercised in them, considerandole i principi del ben live.
Epicurus philosophy .