Can Stoicism allow theoretically for the idea of spiritual progress?

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Consider these two ideas, each definitively Stoic:

1. There is no intermediate state between wisdom and folly, the sage and almost all of us, who are unwise.

2. Yet, people should strive through exercise and progressive learning to become better.

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Castalian Stream

Castalian Stream

Articles on philosophy, psychology & classical thought (notably Stoic) for those interested in renewing, spreading, and applying these ideas today.