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Some Timely Philosophy For Tumultuous Times

When it seems like the world is falling apart around us, philosophy can provide a steady hand

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Seneca proposed we are ‘…injured most by what we do not expect, and because we must expect everything, we must hold the possibility of disaster in mind at all times.’




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Michelle Middleton

Michelle Middleton

Health management trainee studying economics & management. I write mostly about business analysis, dentistry, wellness, and economics. Pug & Frenchie mum. 🐶

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