Stoic News

By Dave Kelly

Wednesday, October 27, 2004

Stoicism and Human Rights

"The result is that contemporary notions of human rights are not much more closely related to ancient Stoic ideas of natural law than, say modern notions of atoms that are divisible, penetrable, and convertible into energy are related to the indivisble, impenetrable, and internally unchanging atoms of Democritus and Epicturus" (Jan Garrett).

1 Comments:

Blogger Matt Scofield said...

a post a month...i can take that i guess

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