Epicurus Quotes

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Epicurus was an ancient Greek philosopher as well as the founder of the school of philosophy called Epicureanism. Only a few fragments and letters of Epicurus’s 300 written works remain. Wikipedia

Death is nothing to us, since when we are, death has not come, and when death has come, we are not.

— Epicurus

Justice is a contract of expediency, entered upon to prevent men harming or being harmed.

— Epicurus

Of all the means which wisdom acquires to ensure happiness throughout the whole of life, by far the most important is friendship.

— Epicurus

The man least dependent upon the morrow goes to meet the morrow most cheerfully.

— Epicurus