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Stoics

adherents of the school founded by Zeno, an offshoot from Cynicism, 1.128.

refounded by Chrysippus; philosophy with them is practical, making life accord with Nature's laws, 3.13.

virtue and philosophy are identical; virtue the only good, 1.6; 3.11, 12.

moral wrong the only evil, 3.106.

pain no evil, 3.105.

no degrees of right or wrong, 1.10.

etymologists, 1.23.

define fortitude, 1.62.

temperance, 1.142.

duties, 3.14.

controversies, 3.91.

their right to teach ethics, 1.6; [p. 423] Cicero adopts their teaching, 1.6; 3.20.

common interests, 1.22.

their theology a pantheistic materialism, God working in his providence, 3.102.

representative Stoics, 2.51, 86; 3.51.

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    • Cicero, De Officiis, 1.10
    • Cicero, De Officiis, 1.128
    • Cicero, De Officiis, 1.142
    • Cicero, De Officiis, 1.22
    • Cicero, De Officiis, 1.23
    • Cicero, De Officiis, 1.6
    • Cicero, De Officiis, 1.62
    • Cicero, De Officiis, 2.51
    • Cicero, De Officiis, 2.86
    • Cicero, De Officiis, 3.102
    • Cicero, De Officiis, 3.105
    • Cicero, De Officiis, 3.106
    • Cicero, De Officiis, 3.11
    • Cicero, De Officiis, 3.12
    • Cicero, De Officiis, 3.13
    • Cicero, De Officiis, 3.14
    • Cicero, De Officiis, 3.20
    • Cicero, De Officiis, 3.51
    • Cicero, De Officiis, 3.91
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