Principal Doctrine 3

"The limit of great pleasures is the removal of everything which can give pain. And where pleasure is, as long as it lasts, that which gives pain, or that which feels pain, or both of them, are absent.” (Epicurus, Principal Doctrine 31)


Translated by Yonge (1853)


Luncheon of the Boating Party by Pierr-Auguste Renoir (1881)

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  • I'm enjoying the background art on these! I'm running out of time this summer to try my luck with a jaunty straw hat :D

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