Stoic Meditations

Occasional reflections on the wisdom of Ancient Greek and Roman philosophers. More at https://massimopigliucci.com. Please consider supporting Stoic Meditations. (cover art by Marek Škrabák; original music by Ian Jolin-Rasmussen, www.jolinras.info). Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/stoicmeditations/support

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episode 580: The importance of self-control


Self-control, often referred to as the fourth cardinal virtue of temperance, is crucial to Stoicism and other philosophies of life. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/stoicmeditations/support


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 2020-04-01  2m
 
 

episode 581: Pain vs pleasure


Musonius Rufus reminds us to be on guard concerning the effects that both pain and pleasure may have on our character. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/stoicmeditations/support


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 2020-04-02  2m
 
 

episode 582: Shameful speech undermines your character


If we speak badly, we think badly, and we are more likely to act badly. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/stoicmeditations/support


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 2020-04-03  2m
 
 

episode 583: Make your last choice while you still can


Choose to die well while you can; wait too long, and it might become impossible to do so. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/stoicmeditations/support


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 2020-04-06  2m
 
 

episode 584: On being useful to others


It is not proper for one to die who is helpful to many while he is alive, unless by dying he is helpful to more. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/stoicmeditations/support


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 2020-04-07  2m
 
 

episode 585: Practice what you preach


Don’t expect to tell others what they should do when they know that you do what you shouldn’t. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/stoicmeditations/support


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 2020-04-08  2m
 
 

episode 586: Take care of your mind just like you do of your body


In order to protect ourselves we must live like doctors and be continually treating ourselves with reason. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/stoicmeditations/support


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 2020-04-09  2m
 
 

episode 587: Don't try to reason with those who can't hear


Words of advice and warning administered when a person’s emotions are at their height and boiling over, accomplish little or nothing. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/stoicmeditations/support


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 2020-04-10  2m
 
 

episode 588: Patterning ourselves after Zeus


Musonius Rufus is confronted by a critic about what it means to live according to Zeus, or Nature. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/stoicmeditations/support


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 2020-04-13  3m
 
 

episode 589: How to save $1000 by challenging impressions


Musonius Rufus reminds us that our most precious faculty is our ability to challenge impressions --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/stoicmeditations/support


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 2020-04-14  2m