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Epictetus's top quotes. 'It is not he who reviles or strikes you who insults you, but your opinion that these things are insulting.' 'The essence of philosophy is that a man should so live that his happiness shall depend as little as possible on external things.'


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It is not he who reviles or strikes you who insults you, but your opinion that these things are insulting.


The essence of philosophy is that a man should so live that his happiness shall depend as little as possible on external things.


Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants.


There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.


It takes more than just a good looking body. You've got to have the heart and soul to go with it.


He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.


Make the best use of what is in your power, and take the rest as it happens.


We should not moor a ship with one anchor, or our life with one hope.


If evil be spoken of you and it be true, correct yourself, if it be a lie, laugh at it.


No greater thing is created suddenly, any more than a bunch of grapes or a fig. If you tell me that you desire a fig, I answer you that there must be time. Let it first blossom, then bear fruit, then ripen.


It is the nature of the wise to resist pleasures, but the foolish to be a slave to them.


All religions must be tolerated... for every man must get to heaven in his own way.


Nothing great is created suddenly, any more than a bunch of grapes or a fig. If you tell me that you desire a fig. I answer you that there must be time. Let it first blossom, then bear fruit, then ripen.


If one oversteps the bounds of moderation, the greatest pleasures cease to please.


No man is free who is not master of himself.


Only the educated are free.


It's not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters.


Keep silence for the most part, and speak only when you must, and then briefly.


We have two ears and one mouth so that we can listen twice as much as we speak.


The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best.



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