The Stoics (most well-known being: Marcus Aurelius, Seneca, Epictetus) spent their time trying to find answers to the two major life questions below:
1. How can we lead a fulfilling, happy life?
2. How can we become better human beings?
Here are 3 of my favorite Stoic quotes (without commentary) that help serve as a guide to these questions:
“If it is not right, do not do it, if it is not true, do not say it.” - Marcus Aurelius
“Failure to observe what is in the mind of another has seldom made a man unhappy; but those who do not observe the movements of their own minds must of necessity be unhappy. - Marcus Aurelius
“The bravest sight in the world is to see a great man struggling against adversity.” - Seneca
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