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Flashcards in Stoicism Deck (5)
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Universe

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Purposeful Whole Governed by Reason, Everything is God, Originally a Cosmic Fire (Cycle of Death and Rebirth of Worlds)

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Theory of Knowledge

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Sense Perception Lets People Know About World

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Divine Providence

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Stoics Believe in Divination and Prophecy

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Virtue

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A Virtuous Man is One Who is a Good Citizen and Participates in Social and Political Arenas (Contrary to Epicurean Notions)

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Happiness

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The Patient Endurance of Sorrows and Misfortunes (With a Calm Mind) Ensures Happiness (Stoics as Not Showing Emotions)