Saturday, February 12, 2011


This is something to consider whenever we find ourselves grasping or craving or coveting:

Nothing is enough for the person to whom enough is too little.

-- Epicurus

It is a common misconception, by the way, that Epicurus preached self-indulgence. He did not. He actually believed that the greatest and most reliable pleasure comes from moderation.

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