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    stoic, good, modern, great and ancient.
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  • This product had a total of 154 reviews as of our last analysis date on May 26 2020.
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    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    But consistently throughout the book the author pretends to converse with a person who died ~2k years ago.


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    It offers an understandable treatise on stoic philosophy.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    This will be my go to introduction to stoicism going forward, outside the works of the ancient teachers themselves.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Generally, i stick to the primary sources, especially the manual of epictetus and the meditations of marcus aurelius.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    We read only primary texts.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    In every other instance, he steadfastly refused to say if he thought an argument was (or was not) successful.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Though simple, this resonated deeply with me.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    You can read this book, begin doing the spiritual exercises--maybe find a copy of epictetus's manual--and be a stoic.

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