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The Stoic Within

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Marcus Aurelius | Meditations

“The human soul degrades itself…
i. To be disgruntled at anything that happens is a kind of secession from Nature, which comprises the nature of all things.
ii. When it turns its back on another person or sets out to do it harm…
iii. When it is overpowered by pleasure or pain.
iv. When it puts on a mask and does or says something artificial…

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Learning to live a virtuous life through the fundamental teachings of the Stoics.

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D.A. DiGerolamo

D.A. DiGerolamo

Lessons in philosophy, self-development, leadership, and strategy. stoicwithin.com. Socials: @stoicwithin / @dadigerolamo

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