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Stoic thoughts for every day of the month

Stoic Everyday || Editor


Stoic thoughts for every day of the month

Stoic Everyday || Editor

1 - Is there any storm that is more powerful than impressions that drive out reason? [Epictetus, D2.17]


Stoic thoughts for every day of the month

Stoic Everyday || EDITOR

1 You are not going to learn anything new, if you think you know it already. [Epictetus, D 2.17]


Stoic thoughts for every day of the month

Stoic Everyday || EDITOR

1 - Set aside your self-satisfaction about what you think you know. You are not going to learn anything new, if you think you know it already. [Epictetus, D 2.17]


Stoic thoughts for every day of the month

Stoic Everyday || EDITOR

1 - Do you know the standards by which someone can be judged? What a good or a bad person is and how they got that way? If so, how come you are not a good person yourself? [Epictetus, D 2.13]


Stoic thoughts for every day of the month

Stoic Everyday || EDITOR

1 - The cost of the material things you give up—whether it is food or some furniture—is nothing compared to the goodwill you gain in return. 

[Epictetus, D 2.10] 


Stoic thoughts for every day of the month

Stoic Everyday || EDITOR

1  - If donkeys had the ability to go further and understand how to deal with impressions, they would refuse to obey us and would be our equal. And rightly so. 
[Epictetus, D 2.7] 


Stoic thoughts for every day of the month

Stoic Everyday || Editor

1 - Then you will say, “I am a scholar, but no one cares”. Yes, because you are a bad and useless human being. [Epictetus, D 2.4]


Stoic thoughts for every day of the month

Stoic Everyday || Editor

1  - If you want to be a person of honor and trust, who can stop you? [Epictetus, D 2.2] 


Stoic thoughts for every day of the month

Stoic Everyday || Editor

1 - Everything that is not under our control is neither good nor bad and therefore nothing to us. [Epictetus, D 2.1] 


Stoic thoughts for every day of the month

Stoic Everyday || Editor

1It is not as though if you go astray, someone else will pay the penalty. If you keep this in mind, you will not be angry or upset with anyone, won’t insult, criticize, hate, or be offended by anyone. [Epictetus, D 1.28.] 


Stoic thoughts for everyday of the month

Stoic Everyday || Editor

1  - If one wants to be a philosopher, one should first become aware of one’s governing principle. (Epictetus, D1.26) 


Stoic thoughts for every day of the month

Stoic Everyday || Editor

1 - Your good faith and sense of shame are your own. Epictetus, D1.25 


Stoic thoughts for every day of the month

Stoic Everyday || Editor

1 - It is difficulties that show what a person is made of.  Epictetus, D1.24 


Stoic thoughts for every day of the month

Stoic Everyday || Editor

1 - You are invincible if nothing outside your will disturbs you.  Epictetus, D1.18