Selections from the Letter to Menoeceus


Translation by Brad Inwood and L.P. Gerson from The Epicurus Reader, edited and translated by Brad Inwood and L.P. Gerson. Hackett Publishing Company, Inc., Indianapolis, 1994. Epicurus to Menoeceus, greetings: Let no one delay the study of philosophy while young nor weary of it when old. For no one is either too young or too …

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