epicurism


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the disposition and habits of an epicure

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Here do you keep a hundred knights and squires; Men so disorder'd, so debosh'd, and bold, That this our court, infected with their manners, Shows like a riotous inn: epicurism and lust Makes it more like a tavern or a brothel Than a grac'd palace.
From caviar to pastries to chocolate, the finest in epicurism is marked with the Petrossian imprimatur of quality.
Middleton's text also takes us to the feast at the Guildhall: "I commend my lord and his right honourable guest to the solemn pleasure of the feast, from whence, I presume, all epicurism is banished; for where honour is master of the feast, moderation and gravity are always attendants" (lines 227-31).
Monga, Celestine 2006 Let's Eat: Banquet Aesthetics and Social Epicurism.
rebellions, seditions, mutinies, contentions, idleness, riot, epicurism .
The following chapters show how Estienne underlines the specificity of Seneca's own Stoicism within his own school, and how he opposes his philosophy to contemporary Epicurism and Platonism.