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General philosophy Stoicism Marcus Aurelius

Dr. Watson

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“It’s unfortunate that this has happened. No. It’s fortunate that this has happened and I’ve remained unharmed.” – Marcus Aurelius

I try not to use double negatives when conveying disappointment or referencing my reaction toward something

I think Aurelius is the living definition of "you are not responsible for someone's else's emotional reactions but you are responsible for your own" mindset

I feel like stoicism gets a bad wrap


The Formality
He was cruel and expected others to conform to his brand of sophist nihilism. Not a fan.