Epictetus’s Freedom

The master-slave mentality, striving for freedom

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Epictetus was a slave. That makes him interestingly different from the other prominent Stoics Marcus Aurelius and Seneca. Check out the following quote:

Never depend on the admiration of others. There is no strength in it. Personal merit cannot be derived from an external source. It is not to be found in your personal…




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Ricardo Guaderrama Caraveo

Ricardo Guaderrama Caraveo

Mountaineer, writer, Stoic, Gryffindor.

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