Epictetus

July 1

Any person capable of angering you becomes your master.
-Epictetus

June 27

You are not your body and hair-style, but your capacity for choosing well. If your choices are beautiful, so too will you be. -Epictetus

June 23

Men are disturbed not by things, but by the view which they take of them.
-Epictetus

June 15

In prosperity it is very easy to find a friend; but in adversity it is the most difficult of all things.
-Epictetus

June 11

Deliberate much before saying or doing anything, for you will not have the power of recalling what is said or done.
-Epictetus

June 07

Make the best of what is in our power, and take the rest as it occurs.
-Epictetus

June 06

Authentic happiness is always independent of external conditions.
-Epictetus

June 03

It isn’t the events themselves that disturb people, but only their judgements about them.
-Epictetus

June 2

No man is free who is not master of himself.
-Epictetus

May 30

It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.
-Epictetus