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  • "Not to assume it's impossible because you find it hard. But to recognize that if it's humanly possible, you can do… https://t.co/Eoh8Vf4lO0 Thu Feb 02
  • 3 key lessons from the Stoics. https://t.co/UXS6QQVpuX Thu Feb 02
  • "No state is so bitter that a calm mind cannot find in it some consolation." — Seneca Thu Feb 02
  • "No role is so well suited to philosophy as the one you happen to be in right now." — Marcus Aurelius Wed Feb 01
  • 🎧 Dr. Nate Zinsser, @ItsJoshPeck, @AnnieDuke, @AmyMorinLCSW, @paulbloomatyale, and @YungPueblo on Building Better H… https://t.co/JXCJymD9PK Wed Feb 01
  • "No random actions, none not based on underlying principles." — Marcus Aurelius Wed Feb 01
  • "No person has the power to have everything they want, but it is in their power not to want what they don't have, a… https://t.co/GwaROTamT1 Wed Feb 01
  • "No overactivity." — Marcus Aurelius Tue Jan 31
  • If you want to get back to the rhythm, join us in the Daily Stoic New Year New You Session 2. Registration closes… https://t.co/QFUjFU3qkB Tue Jan 31
  • "No one is able to rule unless he is also able to be ruled." — Seneca Tue Jan 31
  • "No matter what anyone says or does, my task is to be good." — Marcus Aurelius Mon Jan 30
  • "No man is more fragile than another: no man more certain than another of tomorrow." — Seneca Mon Jan 30
  • @APompliano You cannot read this book and not come away with a phrase or a line that will be helpful to you next ti… https://t.co/40KIo3bQRD Mon Jan 30
  • "No man is free who is not master of himself." — Epictetus Mon Jan 30
  • "No man can have a peaceful life who thinks too much about lengthening it." — Seneca Sun Jan 29
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  • "No carelessness in your actions. No confusion in your words. No imprecision in your thoughts." — Marcus Aurelius Sun Jan 29
  • "Never esteem anything as of advantage to you that will make you break your word or lose your self-respect." — Marcus Aurelius Sun Jan 29
  • "Never call yourself a philosopher, nor talk a great deal among the unlearned about theorems, but act conformably to them." — Epictetus Sat Jan 28
  • "Misfortune is virtue's opportunity." — Seneca Sat Jan 28
  • "Men exist for the sake of one another. Teach them then or bear with them." — Marcus Aurelius Sat Jan 28
  • "Men are disturbed, not by things, but by the principles and notions which they form concerning things." — Epictetus Fri Jan 27
  • "Meditate often on the interconnectedness and mutual interdependence of all things in the universe." — Marcus Aurelius Fri Jan 27
  • "Mastery of reading and writing requires a master. Still more so life." — Marcus Aurelius Fri Jan 27
  • "Many times an old man has no other evidence besides his age to prove he has lived a long time." — Seneca Thu Jan 26
  • Those are 9 books to help you cultivate a Stoic mindset. For more... Every day, we send a short (~500 words) email… https://t.co/AFCl8fn6zJ Thu Jan 26
  • 9/ Letters from a Stoic by Seneca Seneca was a Stoic, but he was practical and borrowed liberally from other schoo… https://t.co/jB4EaWIMnm Thu Jan 26
  • 8/ Discipline is Destiny by @ryanholiday This book celebrates the awesome power of self-discipline and those who h… https://t.co/lkyfc0fFh6 Thu Jan 26
  • 7/ How To Think Like a Roman Emperor by @donaldjrobertson This is a wonderful introduction to one of history’s gre… https://t.co/DkVMxUoAWz Thu Jan 26
  • 6/ Courage is Calling by @ryanholiday This book explores the most foundational virtue of all: Courage. Through eng… https://t.co/usPEqDsTTn Thu Jan 26
  • 5/ Meditations by Marcus Aurelius This is the definitive text on self-discipline, personal ethics, humility, self-… https://t.co/aCXk0YtbAp Thu Jan 26
  • 4/ Discourses and Selected Writings by Epictetus This is a book made up of a collection of Epictetus' lectures (wh… https://t.co/3irlonE08S Thu Jan 26
  • 3/ The Lives of the Stoics by @ryanholiday and @stevehanselman @ryanholiday provides an in-depth analysis into th… https://t.co/Lg9dn62TXf Thu Jan 26
  • 2/ The Art of Living by Epictetus, interpreted by Sharon Lebbel This book contains 93 instructions to help you mee… https://t.co/gB09ltM8a8 Thu Jan 26
  • 1/ The Daily Stoic by @ryanholiday and @SteveHanselman This book is the best place to start for someone who has no… https://t.co/tsfu9t66pf Thu Jan 26
  • 9 books to help you cultivate a Stoic mindset: https://t.co/5WVzvdAFzN Thu Jan 26
  • Do you have an idea of what enough is? Thu Jan 26
  • "Many are harmed by fear itself, and many may have come to their fate while dreading fate." — Seneca Thu Jan 26
  • "Man conquers the world by conquering himself." — Zeno Wed Jan 25
  • "Love the hand that fate deals you and play it as your own, for what could be more fitting?" — Marcus Aurelius Wed Jan 25
  • 🎧 Professor @sarahchurchwell on Genius, Big Dreams and F. Scott Fitzgerald Listen here: https://t.co/9fGTvyNHzA https://t.co/FsNF6OD3u4 Wed Jan 25
  • "Look at what you have, the things you value most, and think of how much you'd crave them if you didn't have them." — Marcus Aurelius Wed Jan 25
  • "Living is the least important activity of the preoccupied man; yet there is nothing which is harder to learn." — Seneca Tue Jan 24
  • People suck. https://t.co/eWwlW4uDhS Tue Jan 24
  • "Live for others if you want to live for yourself." — Seneca Tue Jan 24
  • "Life is short. That's all there is to say. Get what you can from the present‚ thoughtfully, justly." — Marcus Aurelius Mon Jan 23
  • "Life is long enough, and it's given in sufficient measure to do many great things if we spend it well." — Seneca Mon Jan 23
  • 🎧 @ImMollyBloom on the Reality of Being Rich and Powerful Listen here: https://t.co/lujz2oNOcU https://t.co/0S3zfC0B4R Mon Jan 23
  • "Let virtue go first, let her carry the standard." — Seneca Mon Jan 23
  • "Let us not postpone anything, let us engage in combats with life each day." — Seneca Sun Jan 22
  • "Learning how to live takes a whole life." — Seneca Sun Jan 22
  • "Let my mind be fixed upon itself, let it cultivate itself, let it busy itself with nothing outside... let it love… https://t.co/buR0nJF7lH Sun Jan 22
  • "Let each thing you would do, say or intend be like that of a dying person." — Marcus Aurelius Sat Jan 21
  • "Let all your care be directed to the mind." — Epictetus Sat Jan 21
  • "Leisure without study is death‚ a tomb for the living person." — Seneca Sat Jan 21
  • "It takes a whole life to learn how to die." — Seneca Fri Jan 20
  • "Learn to ask of all actions, "Why are they doing that?" Starting with your own." — Marcus Aurelius Fri Jan 20
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  • "Lameness is an impediment to the leg, but not to the will." — Epictetus Thu Jan 19
  • “He has won without glory who has won without peril,” Seneca wrote. “Mucius was tested by fire, Fabricius by povert… https://t.co/SyKIKOpRGn Thu Jan 19
  • "There is only one path to happiness, and that is in giving up all outside of your sphere of choice, regarding noth… https://t.co/xdVZtwigi6 Thu Jan 19
  • "Keep death and exile before your eyes each day, along with everything that seems terrible‚ by doing so, you'll nev… https://t.co/jqyyVsUWEM Wed Jan 18
  • 🎧 Champion Distance Runner @laurenfleshman on the Power of Sport Listen here: https://t.co/QZ42AOk3G4 https://t.co/133hw8wSoa Wed Jan 18
  • "Just that you do the right thing. The rest doesn't matter." — Marcus Aurelius Wed Jan 18
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  • "It's unfortunate that this has happened. No. It's fortunate that this has happened and I've remained unharmed." — Marcus Aurelius Tue Jan 17
  • "It's time you realized that you have something in you more powerful and miraculous than the things that affect you… https://t.co/MbPhLibOuP Tue Jan 17
  • "It's silly to try to escape other people's faults. They are inescapable. Just try to escape your own." — Marcus Aurelius Mon Jan 16
  • "It's not activity that disturbs people, but false conceptions of things that drive them mad." — Seneca Mon Jan 16
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  • "It's courtesy and kindness that define a human being." — Marcus Aurelius Sun Jan 15
  • "It's all in how you perceive it. You're in control. You can dispense with misperception at will, like rounding the… https://t.co/pd2i4cr3tT Sun Jan 15
  • "It never ceases to amaze me: we all love ourselves more than other people, but care more about their opinion than… https://t.co/5ALScQd4nW Sat Jan 14
  • "It isn't events themselves that disturb people, but only their judgements about them." — Epictetus Sat Jan 14
  • 🎧 @IAmMarkManson on Disrupting the Self-Help Industry Listen here: https://t.co/GiVm51tgn2 https://t.co/N1fO1mIIUO Sat Jan 14
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  • "It is the part of a wise man to resist pleasures." — Epictetus Fri Jan 13
  • Join @RyanHoliday and @RobertGreene on 3/10 or 3/11 for an evening of conversation and philosophy on Power, Seducti… https://t.co/LA3zFwMUQ6 Fri Jan 13
  • "It is not that we are given a short life but we make it short, and we are not ill-supplied but wasteful of it." — Seneca Fri Jan 13
  • "It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that they are difficult." — Seneca Thu Jan 12
  • Most Stoics are enormous hypocrites. https://t.co/uzvdMBrmsZ Thu Jan 12
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  • "It is impossible to begin to learn that which one thinks one already knows." — Epictetus Wed Jan 11
  • "It is folly to say, 'What I have said must remain fixed.' There is no disgrace in having our opinions change with… https://t.co/jybuNNzcTe Wed Jan 11
  • 🎧 @humblethepoet on Being Free of Passion but Full of Love Listen here: https://t.co/oEHOXZj8T8 https://t.co/y1kqwOficm Wed Jan 11
  • "It is far better to devote yourself to a few authors than to get lost among the many." — Seneca Wed Jan 11
  • "It is essential for you to remember that the attention you give to any action should be in due proportion to its w… https://t.co/jbYm55V85Y Tue Jan 10
  • The simple philosophy of the world's most powerful man. Listen to the full interview with @EdMylett and… https://t.co/y6QlWYlleT Tue Jan 10
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  • "It is a rough road that leads to the heights of greatness." — Seneca Mon Jan 09
  • "It does not matter what you bear, but how you bear it." — Seneca Mon Jan 09
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  • These meditations are from The Daily Stoic: 366 Meditations on Wisdom, Perseverance, and the Art of Living. The Da… https://t.co/JG06KQostf Mon Jan 09
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  • 7 Stoic meditations on wisdom, perseverance, and that art of living to get you through this week: Mon Jan 09
  • "Is it possible to be free from error? Not by any means, but it is possible to be a person always stretching to avo… https://t.co/2il5SbkTlL Sun Jan 08
  • "Indifference to external events. And a commitment to justice in your own acts." — Marcus Aurelius Sun Jan 08
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  • 🎧 @SPressfield, @RobertGreene, @JackCarrUSA, Meg Mason, & Adam Hochschild on Writing Listen here:… https://t.co/6fDnc70LyC Sun Jan 08
  • "In your actions, don't procrastinate. In your conversations, don't confuse. In your thoughts, don't wander. In you… https://t.co/cPC9qkRLKn Sat Jan 07
  • We also created a Premium Leather Edition, designed to stand the test of time: https://t.co/cvg3cgTDi1 https://t.co/V4P4FJq8d8 Sat Jan 07
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  • If you liked these quotes, you’ll enjoy The Daily Stoic. It’s 366 pithy, powerful Stoic quotes paired with thought… https://t.co/EOWon43CJx Sat Jan 07
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  • The Stoics are masters of one liners. These are the 5 best one liners from Epictetus, Seneca, Marcus Aurelius, and Cato: Sat Jan 07
  • "In doing nothing men learn to do evil." — Cato Sat Jan 07
  • "In all things we should try to make ourselves be as grateful as possible. For gratitude is a good thing for oursel… https://t.co/Q8tqgU1SET Fri Jan 06
  • "If you would be a good reader, read; if a writer, write." — Epictetus Fri Jan 06
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  • "If you wish to improve, be content to appear clueless or stupid in extraneous matters‚ don't wish to seem knowledgeable." — Epictetus Thu Jan 05
  • Everything you say "yes" to means you're saying "no" to something else. https://t.co/LTKVN9HSDE Thu Jan 05
  • "If you want to improve, be content to be thought foolish and stupid." — Epictetus Thu Jan 05
  • "If you want to determine the nature of anything, entrust it to time: when the sea is stormy, you can see nothing clearly." — Seneca Wed Jan 04
  • "If you don't wish to be a hothead, don't feed your habit. Try as a first step to remain calm and count the days yo… https://t.co/AWhNFq8L8y Wed Jan 04
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  • "If you don't have a consistent goal in life, you can't live it in a consistent way." — Marcus Aurelius Tue Jan 03
  • "The Secret" is a lie. https://t.co/zJ0UoYlRs0 Tue Jan 03
  • "If someone is slipping up, kindly correct them and point out what they missed. But if you can't, blame yourself‚or… https://t.co/qIh3izEC5U Tue Jan 03
  • "If one doesn't know his mistakes, he won't want to correct them." — Seneca Mon Jan 02
  • "If it's endurable, then endure it. Stop complaining." — Marcus Aurelius Mon Jan 02
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  • "If a man knows not to which port he sails no wind is favorable." — Seneca Sun Jan 01
  • "I'll never be ashamed to quote a bad writer with a good saying." — Seneca Sun Jan 01
  • For more... Every day, we send a short (~500 words) email inspired by Marcus Aurelius, Seneca, Epictetus, and more… https://t.co/Tv0pZnh730 Sun Jan 01
  • Ready to demand the best of yourself? We're extending registration for the 2023 Daily Stoic New Year New You Challe… https://t.co/5EpFUZyjYM Sun Jan 01
  • 11/ Don't be a fool Seneca wrote, “The fool, with all his other faults, has this also—he is always getting ready t… https://t.co/MvzXlKD0ks Sun Jan 01
  • 10/ Don't be a know it all Epictetus reminds us, “it’s impossible to learn that which you think you already know.”… https://t.co/XuVKCnv9d4 Sun Jan 01
  • 9/ Don't care about other's opinions "It never ceases to amaze me," Marcus Aurelius wrote, "we all love ourselves… https://t.co/jhGziBkwY1 Sun Jan 01
  • 8/ Don't dwell with losers The ancient proverb: “If you dwell with a lame man, you will learn how to limp.” We be… https://t.co/1fLQx4HKgn Sun Jan 01
  • 7/ Don't look outside yourself for approval “If you are ever tempted to look for outside approval,” Epictetus said… https://t.co/02TkYYHg8O Sun Jan 01
  • 6/ Don't be hard on others Your standards are for you. It's called self-discipline. Marcus Aurelius' rule was to "… https://t.co/gOIcCq7Haf Sun Jan 01
  • 5/ Don't focus on outcomes Focusing on outcomes is a recipe for feeling overwhelmed and unhappy. Instead: “Concen… https://t.co/1ZKI1eHmky Sun Jan 01
  • 4/ Don't be all about business Marcus Aurelius was the Emperor. Millions depended on him. Yet, he reminded himself… https://t.co/qOX7P3DRHn Sun Jan 01
  • 3/ Don't be overheard complaining Where does complaining ever get you? Nowhere, other than in a negative state of… https://t.co/CS32DHRzd4 Sun Jan 01
  • 2/ Don't always have an opinion It’s possible, Marcus Aurelius said, to not have an opinion. He said that not ever… https://t.co/ER9CCtSigH Sun Jan 01
  • 1/ Don't suffer imagined troubles Seneca said, "we suffer more in imagination than in reality." “Don’t let your i… https://t.co/dQanmmDvle Sun Jan 01
  • These Are 11 Things Stoics DON'T Do: Sun Jan 01
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  • Every year, we start the New Year New You Challenge with a warm-up challenge… A cold plunge. There are already near… https://t.co/1U7hnld27a Sun Jan 01
  • "I will tell you how the speakers can prove that these sayings are their own: let them practice what they preached." — Seneca Sat Dec 31
  • "I will do nothing because of public opinion, but everything because of conscience." — Seneca Sat Dec 31
  • "I will despise riches when I have them as much as when I have them not." — Seneca Sat Dec 31
  • 🎧 @KBD_33 @TonyGonzalez88 @courtdauwalter and @stevenrinella on Sports and Building Resilience Listen here:… https://t.co/C0Wed9PXjo Sat Dec 31
  • "I will be agreeable with my friends, gentle and mild to my foes." — Seneca Fri Dec 30
  • "I judge you unfortunate because you have never lived through misfortune. You have passed through life without an o… https://t.co/O1YrN5ghVg Fri Dec 30
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  • "I begin to speak only when I'm certain what I'll say isn't better left unsaid." — Cato Thu Dec 29
  • Ready to demand more of yourself? Join us in the 2023 Daily Stoic New Year, New You Challenge. It’s a set of 21 ac… https://t.co/yd8S5HYOEX Thu Dec 29
  • 8/ Demand the best of yourself The Stoics come down hard on procrastinating. "Putting things off and always deferr… https://t.co/quWRAI148F Thu Dec 29
  • 7/ Forget about outcomes Focusing on outcomes is a recipe for feeling overwhelmed and then procrastinating. Instea… https://t.co/tLEFcErsxd Thu Dec 29
  • 6/ Get one small win One of the best pieces of advice from Seneca was pretty simple. “Each day,” he told Lucilius,… https://t.co/sUUPr3Jg3J Thu Dec 29
  • 5/ Find the right company The ancient proverb is: “If you dwell with a lame man, you will learn how to limp.” We b… https://t.co/QwucS9Cqmh Thu Dec 29
  • 4/ Create a sense of urgency The Stoics believed the thought of our mortality should shadow us everywhere. “You co… https://t.co/gJpPUPW8ek Thu Dec 29
  • 3/ Cut out the inessential It was Marcus Aurelius’ simple recipe for productivity and for happiness. “If you seek… https://t.co/kSLukhGfX8 Thu Dec 29
  • 2/ Create a routine “Life without a design is erratic,” Seneca wrote, and full of uncertainty. Procrastination fee… https://t.co/y6UYuIcyTF Thu Dec 29
  • 1/ Take it action by action "Don’t let your imagination be crushed by life as a whole," Marcus Aurelius wrote. Rem… https://t.co/Ww582maIGi Thu Dec 29
  • Procrastinating "is the biggest waste of life," the Stoic philosopher Seneca wrote. "It snatches away each day...an… https://t.co/fyRGyRgEyr Thu Dec 29
  • RT @RyanHoliday: These Are 11 Things Stoics DON'T Do: Thu Dec 29
  • "How much more damage anger and grief do than the things that cause them." — Marcus Aurelius Thu Dec 29
  • 🎧 @JamesClear on How to Build Better Habits Listen here: https://t.co/mgubxSRiTK https://t.co/ADI9HmgSDt Thu Dec 29
  • "How many have laid waste to your life when you weren't aware of what you were losing, how much was wasted in point… https://t.co/3KZSdgKvqj Wed Dec 28
  • "For it is not death or pain that is to be feared, but the fear of pain or death." — Epictetus Wed Dec 28
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  • "How long are you going to wait before you demand the best for yourself?" — Epictetus Tue Dec 27
  • "How does it help to make troubles heavier by bemoaning them?" — Seneca Tue Dec 27
  • Make 2023 the year where you make that change reality, and finally bring yourself closer to living your best life.… https://t.co/PjVAvPLUTU Tue Dec 27
  • "He who is everywhere is nowhere." — Seneca Tue Dec 27
  • "He who indulges in empty fears earns himself real fears." — Seneca Mon Dec 26
  • "Get busy with life's purpose, toss aside empty hopes, get active in your own rescue." — Marcus Aurelius Mon Dec 26
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  • "From good people you'll learn good, but if you mingle with the bad you'll destroy such soul as you had." — Musonius Rufus Sun Dec 25
  • "Fortune falls heavily on those for whom she's unexpected. The one always on the lookout easily endures." — Seneca Sun Dec 25
  • "For virtue never goes undetected." — Seneca Sun Dec 25
  • "For to be wise is only one thing‚ to fix our attention on our intelligence, which guides all things everywhere." — Heraclitus Sat Dec 24
  • "For no man is free who is a slave to his body." — Seneca Sat Dec 24
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  • 🎧 Theranos Whistleblower @TylerShultz_ on Exposing Theranos and Doing the Right Thing Listen here:… https://t.co/NWY02zhF1Z Sat Dec 24
  • "For love of bustle is not industry it is only the restlessness of a hunted mind." — Seneca Fri Dec 23
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  • At the core of Stoicism is an instinctive reaction against anything that masters us. We must be able to quit. If yo… https://t.co/qI73BRzmdv Fri Dec 23
  • "For it is not death or pain that is to be feared, but the fear of pain or death." — Epictetus Fri Dec 23
  • "Fire is the test of gold; adversity, of strong men." — Seneca Thu Dec 22
  • "External things are not the problem. It's your assessment of them. Which you can erase right now." — Marcus Aurelius Thu Dec 22
  • 🎧 Former NBA Star @CuttinosLife on Pursuing Greatness and Developing Balance in Life Listen here:… https://t.co/7UPydwUyR0 Thu Dec 22
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  • "Most of what we say and do is not essential." — Marcus Aurelius Wed Dec 21
  • "Limit yourself to the present." — Marcus Aurelius Wed Dec 21
  • The Stoics took pride in self-actualization. This is one of the reasons we created the New Year New You Challenge,… https://t.co/IBNa885dVu Wed Dec 21
  • "The day a man becomes superior to pleasure, he will also be superior to pain." — Seneca Wed Dec 21

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