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15 Deep Philosophy Quotes of “Epictetus” | Thread

1. “Any person capable of angering you becomes your master." - Epictetus

2. “Circumstances don't make the man, they only reveal him to himself." - Epictetus

3. “Don't just say that you have read books. Show that through them you have learned to think better." - Epictetus

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

5. “Don't explain your philosophy. Embody it." - Epictetus

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

7. “It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows." - Epictetus

8. “Devote the rest of your life to making progress." - Epictetus

9. “He who is not satisfied with a little is satisfied with nothing." - Epictetus

10. “We cannot choose our external circumstances, but we can always choose how we respond to them." - Epictetus

11. “How long are you going to wait before you demand the best for yourself?" - Epictetus

12. “It's not things that upset us but our judgments about things." - Epictetus

13. “No man is free who is not master of himself." - Epictetus

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

15. “If your choices are beautiful, so too will you be." - Epictetus

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