Stoicism

Notes and Quotes - The Man in the Arena (Theodore Roosevelt)
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"It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and

Luke Reynolds
Stoicism

Notes and Quotes - Desiderata (Max Ehrmann)
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Like Rudyard Kipling's 'If-', this one also deserves to be reproduced fully everywhere. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- "Go placidly amid the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible without surrender be on good terms with all persons. Speak your truth quietly and clearly; and

Luke Reynolds
Stoicism

Notes and Quotes - If - (Rudyard Kipling)
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Although I saved this as a 'Notes and Quotes' like many other snippets of reading, I reproduce it fully here because of just how excellent it is: -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- "If you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on you, If you can trust

Luke Reynolds
Stoicism

Notes and Quotes - Meditations (Marcus Aurelius)
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[https://amzn.to/3BUNuZY]Finished on 2/11/17 in Brisbane, Australia. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- "12-32: What a tiny part of the boundless abyss of time has been allotted to us - and this is soon vanished in eternity; what a tiny part of the universal substance and the universal soul; how

Luke Reynolds
Marcus Aurelius