a Greek term used by Pyrrho and Epicurus for a lucid state, characterised by freedom from worry or any other preoccupation; a state of freedom from emotional disturbance and anxiety; tranquillity; serenity.
Etymology: from Ancient Greek ἀταραξία (ataraksía), ἀ- (a-), “negative prefix” + ταράσσω (tarássō), “trouble, disturb”.
All beings tremble before violence. All fear death, all love life. See yourself in others. Then whom can you hurt? What harm can you do? – Buddha
Kid gets a banana as a prank gift from his parents on his birthday. Look at his excitement. This kid is my hero.