Gassendi’s Epicurus: Live Neither As A Lion Nor As A Gnat
From page 239 of Thomas Stanley’s translation of Gassendi. I advise that every man should examine his own genius, and advise with himself, that he may apply himself to that...
Gassendi On The Active Epicurean Life: Gliding Firm Like a River
From Page 232 of Thomas Stanley’s Translation of Gassendi: [Some criticize the Epicurean view of pleasure, and] [s]ome laugh hereat: They object, that this pleasure is like the condition of...