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The Stoic Virtues

The Stoic Virtues

4 core virtues that Stoics believe are essential for living a good life:

  1. Wisdom: The ability to see the world clearly and to understand what is truly important. Stoics believe that wisdom is the foundation of all the other virtues.
  2. Courage: The ability to face challenges and to do what is right, even when it is difficult. Stoics believe that courage is essential for living a fulfilling life.
  3. Temperance: The ability to control our desires and live in moderation. Temperance is essential for living a harmonious life.
  4. Justice: The ability to act fairly and to treat others with respect.

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