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orekixakashi: “If the conditions don’t suit you, leave.” — Epictetus

LizRockstdy: “Is anything made better by inattention? Epictetus asked. Of course not! Whether you’re a carpenter or an athlete, investor or an infantry officer, greatness is in the details. Details require self discipline. Even if nobody else notices or cares” Ryan Holiday.

Merilynns130: “He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.” – Epictetus

orekixakashi: “For every challenge, remember the resources you have within you to cope with it.” — Epictetus

CircaDiem: "It's not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters." - Epictetus

orekixakashi: “Everything that you throw at me I will transform into a blessing, a boon.” — Epictetus

akashixoreki: "How long are you going to wait before you demand the best of yourself?" –Epictetus

Calmyourmindnow: "Don’t explain your philosophy. Embody it" -Epictetus

classicmannyc: Finished listening to “A Guide to the Good Life”

grillfren: “Circumstances don't make the man, they only reveal him to himself.” - Epictetus

Stoic_Republic: “Circumstances do not rise to meet our expectations. Events happen as they do. People behave as they are. Embrace what you actually get.” ~Epictetus

orekixakashi: “It is essential that we not respond impulsively…Take a moment before reacting.” — Epictetus

lorrainebits: “He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.” – Epictetus

MindsUnbeatable: “So don't make a show of your philosophical learning to the uninitiated, show them by your actions what you have absorbed.” Epictetus

orekixakashi: “Whatever happens, I can derive some benefit from it.” — Epictetus

akashixoreki: "Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants." Epictetus

WiseStoic: "You are hurt the moment you believe yourself to be." –Epictetus

feedmespeed: “A ship should not ride on a single anchor, nor life on a single hope.” - Epictetus

BethPapiano: We suffer not from the events in our lives but from our judgement about them. Epictetus

iayushpandey: Origin and Development: Stoicism was founded by the Greek philosopher Zeno of Citium, but it was later developed and popularized by other great thinkers such as Epictetus and Marcus Aurelius.

motivating_you0: First learn the meaning of what you say, and then speak. -Epictetus

erickmvogeler: "It's impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows." Epictetus

akashixoreki: "Circumstances don't make the man, they only reveal him to himself." Epictetus

GurgleHurdle: 8. No great thing is created suddenly. —Epictetus

Michael14526489: “He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.” – Epictetus

TimelessStoic: This is not the satisfaction of desire that freedom is obtained, but the destruction of desire. --Epictetus

Calmyourmindnow: "Freedom is secured not by the fulfilling of one’s desires, but by the removal of desire" -Epictetus

EdwinClark11: “He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.” – Epictetus

Junxid02: If you find yourself to impress others, or are avoiding actions due to fear of what others might think; then you have left the path. — Epictetus

Blackletter007: "People are not disturbed by things, but by the view they take of them." - Epictetus, the Stoic. (Wrong! I’m disturbed by actual racism and by actual slavery, past and present, dead dude).

playboysecrets: Thousands of years ago, the wise Epictetus once said: "Any person capable of angering you becomes your master. They can anger you only when you permit yourself to be disturbed by them." Especially with women. Act but don't react.

CatherSwasti: “He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.” – Epictetus

akashixoreki: "Philosophers warn us not to be satisfied with mere learning, but to add practice and then training." Epictetus

akashixoreki: "Don't explain your philosophy. Embody it." Epictetus

MindsUnbeatable: “First say to yourself what you would be; and then do what you have to do.” ― Epictetus

dailystoic: "Reason is not measured by size or height, but by principle." — Epictetus

Calmyourmindnow: "Freedom is secured not by the fulfilling of one’s desires, but by the removal of desire" -Epictetus

akashixoreki: "Philosophers warn us not to be satisfied with mere learning, but to add practice and then training." Epictetus

SnabbyRE: "There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will" -- Epictetus

akashixoreki: "Don't explain your philosophy. Embody it." Epictetus

PricelessTheo: The beauty of Manchester City and awesome anthem. Good morning

MathewCyrus_: No man is free if he is not a master of himself. ~Epictetus

abaddon1215: "We have two ears and only one mouth so we can listen twice as much as we speak." -Epictetus

ddhhd2ydxr5: “He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.” – Epictetus

lifeofdiego1: 5/7 "Meditations" by Marcus Aurelius, "The Art of Living" by Epictetus, "A Guide to the Good Life" by William B. Irvine, and "Letters from a Stoic" by Seneca are recommended reading for those interested in Stoicism and the concept of the logos.

craigswanson52: “You become what you give your attention to...If you yourself don’t choose what thoughts and images you expose yourself to, someone else will.” -- Epictetus

ChabotaMpokota: “Man is not worried by real problems so much as by his imagined anxieties about real problems.” ~ Epictetus

matty_pace: “We have two ears and one mouth so that we can listen twice as much as we speak.”- Epictetus Healthy relationships and impactful figures in life have this in common; 1. Listen first 2. Understand Second 3. Think 4. Produce a response Stop being the loudest person in the room.

motivating_you0: Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants. -Epictetus

ucnwali: “You become what you give your attention to.” — Epictetus

paul_jkrause: Best Stoic philosopher you should read: Epictetus.

TimelessStoic: Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants. --Epictetus

mindsetofstoics: “Don't just say you have read books. Show that through them you have learned to think better, to be a more discriminating and reflective person." — Epictetus

ShivenChabria: “What really frightens and dismays us is not external events themselves, but the way in which we think about them. It is not things that disturb us, but our interpretation of their significance.” —Epictetus

farnamstreet: “Sheep don’t bring their owners grass to prove to them how much they’ve eaten, they digest it inwardly and outwardly bring forth milk and wool. So don’t make a show of your philosophical learning to the uninitiated, show them by your actions what you have absorbed.” - Epictetus

WiseStoic: "Don't just say that you have read books. Show that through them you have learned to think better." –Epictetus

dailystoic: "Protect your own good in all that you do, and as concerns everything else take what is given as far as you can make reasoned use of it. If you don't, you'll be unlucky, prone to failure, hindered and stymied." — Epictetus

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Aplm888Alana: If anyone tells you that a certain person speaks ill of you, do not make excuses about what is said of you but answer, "He was ignorant of my other faults, else he would not have mentioned these alone.” ~ Epictetus

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motivating_you0: Only the educated are free. -Epictetus

motivating_you0: It's not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters. -Epictetus

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EmbracingChang5: If someone succeeds in provoking you, realize that your mind is complicit in the provocation. - Epictetus

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orekixakashi: "Don't explain your philosophy. Embody it." Epictetus

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akashixoreki: "He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has." Epictetus

LearningTrader9: ‘Remember that it is we who torment, we who make difficulties for ourselves – that is, our opinions do. What, for instance, does it mean to be insulted? Stand by a rock and insult it, and what have you accomplished? If someone responds to insult like a rock. Epictetus

akashixoreki: Another person will not hurt you without your cooperation. You are hurt the moment you believe yourself to be. –Epictetus

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D3NNIZZZ: The chief task in life is simply this: to identify and separate matters into which are externals not under my control, and which have to do with the choices I actually control. - Epictetus, Discourses, 2.5.4–5



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