Stoicism is the pursuit of Virtue, which was defined by the Ancient Greeks as "the knowledge of how to live excellently". Stoicism is a holistic life philosophy meant to guide us towards the attainment of this knowledge through the development of our character. Practical Stoicism takes a practical approach to reviewing, interpreting, and reflecting on ancient texts from both Marcus Aurelius and Epictetus so as to provide you with actionable advice concerning your own personal Stoic journey. Episodes release Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.
In today's episode, I delve into the profound theme of Forgiveness within the framework of Stoicism, a topic that resonates deeply with both my personal experiences and the Stoic principles I strive to embody. I commence with a note of gratitude towards new Patrons – Dan Brann, Jenny Kay, and Jay...
It is not always Just to be nice, but it is always nice to be Just. This is easier said than done. Can Meditations 5.32 and a bit of heavy Monday morning reflection help us get better? If not, there's a Toblerone at the end of this episode that you might be interested in.
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