As a Stoic, You Need to Accept the Dark Side of Stoicism

As a Stoic, you need to embrace the dark stuff of Stoic philosophy.

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As Epictetus put it beautifully,

“Philosophy does not promise to secure anything external for man, otherwise it would be admitting something that lies beyond its proper subject-matter. For as the material of the carpenter is wood, and that of statuary bronze, so the…

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I write about personal growth, academic life, and how to apply Stoicism in your life to unlock your maximum potential. Editor — Graduate Student Survival Guide

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Jackson Weako

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I write about personal growth, academic life, and how to apply Stoicism in your life to unlock your maximum potential. Editor — Graduate Student Survival Guide

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