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Epicureanism thought that " the wise man fears not death, before which most men tremble; for, if we are, it is not; if it is, we are not."
The senses are "bad witnesses" (KaKoi, uapTvpes); only the wise man can obtain knowledge.
1-3, 12-15) quite in the style of the book of Proverbs, some of them contrasting the wise man and the fool; these appear to be the insertions of an editor.
Catholic in spirit rather than dogmatic, John ranks himself at times among the Academics, " since, in those things about which a wise man may doubt, I depart not from their footsteps."
Knowledge being impossible, a wise man should practise E7roxi 7 (suspension of judgment).