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MARCUS AURELIUS

Whenever someone else blames or hates you . . ., approach their souls, penetrate inside and see what sort of people they are. You will see that you shouldn’t torment yourself so that they should think in a certain way about you.

you must, however, think kindly of them, for by nature they are friends

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