Sunday, May 18, 2008

Cynicism

1 comment:

danielo said...

Are you perhaps mistaking cynicism for pessimism here? Cynicism isn't misery or sadness. It posits that a life of virtue is one lived in harmony with nature, free of the negative influence of material possessions, wealth, power, etc...

Much more detail here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cynicism.