A Stoic Mindset Would Make You Emotionally Intelligent
Stoicism and emotional intelligence.
First off, don’t let the force of the impression carry you away. Say to it, “Hold up a bit and let me see who you are and where you are from — let me put you to the test.” — Epictetus, Discourses, 2.18.24
Stoic philosophy is a personal ethic, and a particular aspect of Stoicism is the…