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Title: The Good Life

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Subject: History
Author: Benjamin W
Date: August 23, 2016
Level: University
Grade: A
Length: 3 / 766
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In a story that best describes the mind-set of a Cynic, Alexander the Great found Diogenes in his clay jar and asked if it was true that he had no desire for worldly possessions. Diogenes replied simply, "I only want one thing?get out of my light." The reply to move out the sunlight is a classic example Cynicism...

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Diogenes only wants that of the sun, a symbol of nature, and refuses any other possession. This abandonment of possessions and society allowed for a concentrated life of philosophy and no room for pleasure. Wisdom and happiness came from pursuing the proper style of life, a life filled only with necessities...

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