A wise man is he who does not grieve for the thing which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.

Epictetus #Other

Bear in mind that you should conduct yourself in life as at a feast.

Epictetus #Other

Control thy passions, lest they take vengeance on thee.

Epictetus #Other

Difficulties show men what they are. In case of any difficulty remember that God has pitted you against a rough antagonist that you may be a conqueror, and this cannot be without toil.

Epictetus #Other

First learn the meaning of what you say, and then speak.

Epictetus #Other

First say to yourself what you would be; and then do what you have to do.

Epictetus #Other

If you do not wish to be prone to anger, do not feed the habit; give it nothing which may tend to its increase.

Epictetus #Other

If you want to improve, be content to be thought foolish and stupid. Serendipity

Epictetus #Other

It is the action of an uninstructed person to reproach others for his own misfortune; of one entering instruction, to reproach himself; and one perfectly instructed, to reproach neither others nor himself. Enchiridion

Epictetus #Other

Know, first, who you are; and then adorn yourself accordingly.

Epictetus #Other

captcha