Epictetus

Epictetus

Greek sage and Stoic philosopher.
To accuse others for one's own misfortunes is a sign of want of education. To accuse oneself shows that one's education has begun. To accuse neither oneself nor others shows that one's education is complete.More Epictetus quotes [09/12/2011 10:09:05]
The essence of philosophy is that a man should so live that his happiness shall depend as little as possible on external things. More Epictetus quotes [09/12/2011 10:09:09]
When you are offended at any man's fault, turn to yourself and study your own failings. Then you will forget your anger. More Epictetus quotes [09/12/2011 10:09:28]
Imagine for yourself a character, a model personality, whose example you determine to follow, in private as well as in public. More Epictetus quotes [09/12/2011 10:09:16]
Do not laugh much or often or unrestrainedly. More Epictetus quotes [09/12/2011 09:09:34]

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