stoicism

27-Feb

That which we are not permitted to have we delight in; that which we can have is disregarded.
-Seneca the Younger

26-Feb

Time is a kind of river, an irresistible flood sweeping up men and events and carrying them headlong, one after the other, to the great sea of being.
-Marcus Aurelius

25-Feb

Look within. Within is the fountain of good, and it will ever bubble up, if thou wilt ever dig.
-Marcus Aurelius

24-Feb

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Progress is not achieved by luck or accident, but by working on yourself daily.
– Epictetus

23-Feb

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What matters most is what sort of person you are becoming. Wise individuals care only about whom they are today and who they can be tomorrow.
– Epictetus

22-Feb

Frequently consider the connection of all things in the universe. .. We should not say ‘I am an Athenian’ or ‘I am a Roman’ but ‘I am a citizen of the Universe.
-Marcus Aurelius

21-Feb

We become wiser by adversity; prosperity destroys our appreciation of the right.
-Seneca the Younger

20-Feb

The person you are matters more than the place to which you go.
-Seneca the Younger

19-Feb

Begin each day by telling yourself: Today I shall be meeting with interference, ingratitude, insolence, disloyalty, ill-will, and selfishness – all of them due to the offenders’ ignorance of what is good or evil.
-Marcus Aurelius

18-Feb

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Man is not worried by real problems so much as by his imagined anxieties about real problems.
– Epictetus