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"Against other things, it is possible to obtain security, but when it comes to death, we human beings all live in an unwalled city."
—Epicurus's aphorism[src]

Epicurus was a philosopher.

Biography

Circa 1785, Epicurus became known for his aphorism:

"Against other things, it is possible to obtain security, but when it comes to death, we human beings all live in an unwalled city."[1]

Appearances

Supergirl

Season 4

Behind the scenes

  • There's a factual error in Lex Luthors's citation. Epicurus lived between 341–270 BC - making his statement over 2000 years old instead of ~230.

References

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