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[902b] owing to their being somehow defeated by pleasures or pains?


Do not human affairs share in animate nature, and is not man himself, too, the most god-fearing of all living creatures?

That is certainly probable.

We affirm that all mortal creatures are possessions of the gods, to whom belongs also the whole heaven.

Of course.

That being so, it matters not whether a man says that these things are small or great

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