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Seven Clear Functions of the Mind

How to be a guardian of your mind

The proper work of the mind is the exercise of choice, refusal, yearning, repulsion, preparation, purpose, and assent. What then can pollute and clog the mind’s proper functioning? Nothing but its own corrupt decisions.~ Epictetus, Discourses, 4.11.6–7




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