Sentence Examples

  • The Stoics were not agreed upon the question.
  • Cosmological materialism is that form of the doctrine in which the dominant motive is the formation of a comprehensive world-scheme: the Stoics and Epicureans were cosmological materialists.
  • God is the soul of the world, although the gods of popular belief are (at least by the later Stoics) respectfully if exoterically acknowledged.
  • In the great Roman Stoics - Seneca, Epictetus; less material for theism perhaps.
  • In the cosmology of the Stoics we have the germ of a monistic and pantheistic conception of evolution.