Think Like a Roman Emperor

How Marcus Aurelius Thrived as One of the World’s Great Leaders

Steven Gambardella
Apr 13, 2019 · 8 min read
Marcus Aurelius (source: Wikimedia)

Marcus Aurelius is perhaps the best known Roman Emperor for the right reasons. Most of us know the names of Nero and Caligula for their despotism and destructive indulgences, but Marcus comes close to universal praise for the way he wielded power over the greatest empire the world has known.