195. EPICTETUS: A worthy crisis

How can you say that you’re strong when you haven’t tested the limits of your strength?

How can you say you’re brave when you haven’t been in your darkest moments?

How can you say that you’re courageous when you haven’t faced and won over any of your fears?

Epictetus (50CE-130CE) was one of the key Stoic philosophers, along with Seneca and Marcus Aurelius. Born as a slave, Epictetus was given permission by his master to study philosophy and eventually…

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