Stoic Quotes On Hardship. This a compilation of some of the best quotes from some of the brightest Stoic minds in history coupled with our own evaluations and interpretations. Happiness and freedom begin with a clear understanding of one principle.
Stoics are known for their eloquent use of words and fluent language and the philosophy of their words has echoed throughout human history. Boston Transcript 1923 A family shares hardships and a connected history. Or think or do.
It is only after you have faced up to this fundamental rule and learned to distinguish between what you can and cant control that inner tranquility and outer effectiveness become possible.
And we suffer more in imagination than in reality - Seneca Seneca raises a good point. If you are distressed by anything external the pain is not due to the thing itself but to your estimate of it. It makes one a better person to have had hardships and to have overcome hardships and not to blame anybody else for your mistakes. Stoic Quotes on Time and Change Stoicism Wisdom Quotes Everything is subject to change whether we like it or not.