Stoicism vs Self-Help

How self-help and Stoicism remain incompatible

Frank Ó'hÁinle
Jul 13 · 7 min read

We were born to work together like feet, hands and eyes, like the two rows of teeth, upper and lower. To obstruct each other is unnatural. To feel anger at someone, to turn your back on him: these are unnatural. — Marcus Aurelius

The resurgence of Stoicism has been a welcome one to many offering a true alternative to many…