On the Nature of Things
ARE YOU FEELING STIRRINGS OF DISCONTENT WITH THE MATERIALISTIC IDEALS OF THE PEOPLE AROUND YOU? DO YOU WANT TO FIND PEACE AND TRUTH IN THE WORLD AROUND YOU?
If you have questions like "Is God real, and if so, should I care about that?" or "How can I remove my feelings of unhappiness in my life?", then this is the book for you. This book, On the Nature of Things, explains how unhappiness and misfortunes inflicted in life were due to fear of deities that may or may not exist. Lucretius derives the operations of the world using Epicurean principles, a general disbelief in superstition and absence of pain by attaining a state of pleasure.
Lucretius explains the nature of the soul and mind through observations and natural phenomena happening. From this book, you can discover how to:
- distance yourself from illogical superstitions to lead a more fulfilling life
- find pleasure in seeking knowledge and truth of the things happening in nature
- not be afraid of the prospect of death and non-existence before and after birth
- find an upliftment in your soul by being strangers to emotions that agitate the human heart!