"The art of living well and the art of dying well are one."
"True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist."Epicurus on Albert Einstein
"If you hear a voice within you say 'you cannot paint,' then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced."Epicurus on Vincent Van Gogh
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."Epicurus on Abraham Lincoln
"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."Epicurus on Aristotle
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."Epicurus on Oscar Wilde
"You don't develop courage by being happy in your relationships everyday. You develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity."
"It is possible to provide security against other ills, but as far as death is concerned, we men live in a city without walls."
"Death does not concern us, because as long as we exist, death is not here. And when it does come, we no longer exist."
"It is better for you to be free of fear lying upon a pallet, than to have a golden couch and a rich table and be full of trouble."
"It is not so much our friends' help that helps us, as the confidence of their help."