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January 2020

13 insightful Stoic quotes to transform your life

Stoicism is a branch of philosophy said to help us live in real world and doesn’t concern itself with complex theories. It reminds us how unpredictable the world can be and how brief life is. It teaches us how to be steadfast and in control of yourself through logic and not to allow oneself to be controlled by impulsive desires or external events. Although the philosophy was developed over 2,000 years ago, it’s key insights have stood the test of time and remain as relevant as ever in a highly materialistic age of global 24 hour media coverage . Here are 13 of the most insightful quotes by it’s well-known figures, and hopefully it inspires you to want to discover more about Stoicism.

13 insightful Stoic quotes:

 

“The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.”
Marcus Aurelius, Meditations

 

“Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.”
Marcus Aurelius, Meditations

 

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Happiness is a journey, not a destination

We convince ourselves that life will be better after we get married, have a baby, then another. Then we are frustrated that the kids aren’t old enough, and we’ll be more content when they are. After that, we’re frustrated that we have teenagers to deal with. We will certainly be happy when they are out of that stage.

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