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“What’s Wrong With This Person?”
This question—this pause and then reversal—is an essential element of Stoicism. It goes back to Epictetus who said that we are complicit in the offense anytime someone hurts our feelings or makes us upset. We are choosing to react to something. We have to remember that.
philosophy  stoicism 
3 days ago by kogakure
An Interview with the Master: Robert Greene on Stoicism
Except for the Stoics themselves, no one has influenced me as a reader and writer more than Robert Greene. Which is why I was nervous but excited to interview Robert about Stoicism and this ancient philosophy has influenced his work over the years.
interview  marcus-aurelius  philosophy  robert-greene  ryan-holiday  seneca  stoicism 
5 days ago by kogakure
13 Life-Changing Habits To Try And Do Every Single Day –
Why does one day matter? Why does what you do today matter in the scheme of your whole life? Because our life is made up of days. Days like today.
journaling  kindness  philosophy  productivity  reading  sleeping  stoicism  walking 
7 days ago by kogakure
The Way of Stoicism: How East and West Use Similar Principles for Virtuous Living. 
This is a guest post by Brenton Weyi. Marcus Aurelius, Seneca and Zeno believed that Stoicism was based on the universal principles of life. They believed that these principles transcended any individual human being or society.
daoism  philosophy  stoicism 
7 days ago by kogakure
A Stoic’s Key to Peace of Mind: Seneca on the Antidote to Anxiety – Brain Pickings
Kurt Vonnegut observed in discussing Hamlet during his influential lecture on the shapes of stories.
seneca  stoicism 
7 days ago by kogakure
A short animated explanation of Stoicism
What is the best life we can live? How can we cope with whatever the universe throws at us and keep thriving nonetheless? The ancient Greco-Roman philosophy of Stoicism explains that while we may not always have control over the events affecting us, we can have control over how we approach things.
stoicism  philosophy 
8 days ago by since1968
STOICON '16: Keynote Speaker Ryan Holiday - YouTube
Ryan Holiday's keynote talk at STOICON '16, held on October 15th 2016 in New York City
philosophy  ryan-holiday  stoicism  video  youtube 
11 days ago by kogakure
Stoicism 101 - YouTube
A brief introduction to the history, theory, and modern practice of Stoicism.
philosophy  stoicism  video  youtube 
11 days ago by kogakure
5 Ancient Stoic Tactics for Modern Life | The Art of Manliness
1. Visualize Your Life Without the Things You Love
2. Memento Mori — Meditate on Death
3. Set Internal Goals and Detach Yourself From Outcomes
4. Welcome Discomfort
5. Vigorously Pursue Character and Virtue
stoicism  philosophy 
14 days ago by balint.erdi
Why the Academic Left Fears and Loathes Dr. Jordan Peterson
Who is this man, this Jordan Peterson, academic clinical psychologist, tenured at the University of Toronto with hundreds of thousands of YouTube followers, who has made a splash recently as a voice of reason, battling the political correctness elites and upsetting the academic grandees?
jordan-peterson  philosophy  stoicism 
14 days ago by kogakure
Marcus Aurelius was a Roman Emperor who ruled from 161AD to 180AD. By all accounts, Aurelius was a fair and benevolent ruler, unlike say, the real ‘mad king’ Caligula or Aurelius’ son and successor Commodus, who believed himself a demigod (Commodus was played by Joaquin Phoenix in Gladiator).
comic  marcus-aurelius  stoicism 
19 days ago by kogakure

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