A Simple Way To Measure Our Days - Day 131 - Deepstash

A Simple Way To Measure Our Days - Day 131

  • The Stoics didn't think that anyone could be perfect. The idea of becoming a sage - the highest aspiration of a philosopher - wasn't realistic.
  • Still, they started every day hoping to get a little closer to that mark. There was much to gain in the trying.
  • Can you actually live today like it is your last day? Is it even possible to embody completeness or perfection in our character, effortlessly doing the right thing for a full twenty-four hours? Is it possible for more than a minute?
  • Maybe not. But if trying was enough for the Stoics, it should ge enough for us too.

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