Practicing Stoicism is not about suppressing your emotions as its critics believe

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When I discovered Stoicism, one of its critics' misconceptions was that practicing Stoicism can make you emotionless because Stoicism teaches you to be unemotional.

And this misconception is one of the widely discussed or debated topics, especially from those who think practicing Stoicism is all about suppressing your emotions and…

A Stoic mentality would reveal your greatness and make you unstoppable

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Stoicism remains one of the important Hellenistic schools; it's is a practical guide for living a meaningful or purposeful life guided by the cardinal virtues: wisdom, courage, temperance, and justice.

Here, I share 8 advantages of having a Stoic mindset. Of note, there are several advantages of practicing Stoic philosophy…

Jackson Weako

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