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1

THE ATOMISTS

When we die, a tiny element of us stays in the world to
continue our existence
- Atoms

2

SOPHISM

there is no absolute truth

3

CYNICISM

rejected all conventional desires

4

SKEPTICISM

Suspend judgment on shit if we really don’t know shit
about shit

5

EPICUREANISM

the goal in life is to attain happiness in life

6

HEDONISM

pleasure is the most important pursuit

7

STOICISM

- Inner calm is the ultimate goal
self- control and mental fortitude

8

NEO - PLATONISM

- there is one God called, “One”
- Became a clear influence on Christianity