Seneca was, by modern standards, a billionaire. And yet, he claimed that great wealth gets in the way of practicing virtue. Some people say that modern billionaires like Jeff Bezos of Amazon use “Stoic techniques” to increase their wealth. But does that make them Stoic? What, exactly, is the relationship between wealth and Stoicism?
When: Monday, June 3, at 6pm.
Where: New York Society for Ethical Culture, 2 West 64th St., Manhattan.