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10 most important stoicism quotes

10 most important stoicism quotes

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MARCUS AURELIUS

1. "The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts."

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SENECA

2. "We suffer more in imagination than in reality."

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3. "He who fears death will never do anything worthy of a man who is alive."

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EPICTETUS

4. "How long are you going to wait before you demand the best for yourself?"

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5. "If it is not right, do not do it; if it is not true, do not say it."

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6. "It's not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters."

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7. "The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury." - Marcus Aurelius

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8. "Waste no more time arguing what a good man should be. Be one."

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9. "You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength."

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EPICTETUS

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

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P.S.

Despite comprising a majority of this list, Marcus Aurelius probably wouldn’t even consider himself a philosopher (I wish I could be that humble!)

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CURATOR'S NOTE

Stoicism is a philosophy that has gained an enormous amount of traction in the past few years, this is because of how applicable it is to daily life in the 21st century. Enjoy my first post!

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