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How did Epictetus and Nietzsche view individual power in relation to god and-or nature?

The ancient Stoic, Epictetus, and the modern philosopher,Nietzsche, viewed individual power in relation to god and/or naturein a roughly similar way. If for very different rea (MORE)

What does this Epictetus quote mean - 'No man is free who is not master of himself'?

It means that in order to be truly free you need to be in full control of yourself and not governed by wild and woolly emotions. . ANSWER: . Freedom brings great responsibi (MORE)

The slave epictetus is a philosopher?

Yes. He showed unusual abilities and served as a slave to Epaphroditus. He was sent to study under Musonius Rufus, the most powerful Stoic since the days of Zeno. He was a cri (MORE)
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What was Epictetus most famous for?

Epictetus, a Greek Philosopher, is most famous for his views on life - specifically, on the presence of fate in people's lives. He did teach, however, that self-discipline is (MORE)

What has the author Epictetus written?

Epictetus. has written: 'Discourses' -- subject(s): Early works to 1800, Stoics, Philosophy, Ethics, Conduct of life, Ancient Philosophy, Early works to 1900, Criticism and (MORE)