Stoic Quotes — Weekly Updates

“Awaken; return to yourself. Now, no longer asleep, knowing they were only dreams, clear-headed again, treat everything around you as a dream.” — Marcus Aurelius

“No person has the power to have everything they want, but it is in their power not to want what they don’t have, and to cheerfully put to good use what they do have.”— Seneca

“Don’t explain your philosophy. Embody it.” — Epictetus

“If a man knows not which port he sails, no wind is favorable.” — Seneca

“Live each day as though it were your last, without turmoil, without listlessness and without pretense.” — Marcus Aurelius

“If it is not right, do not do it, if it is not true, do not say it.” — Marcus Aurelius

“Life is very short and anxious for those who forget the past, neglect the present, and fear the future.” — Seneca

“You have power over your mind not outside events, realise this and you will find strength.” — Seneca

“We suffer more in imagination than in reality.” — Seneca

“You could leave life right now. Let that determine what you do and say and think.” — Marcus Aurelius

“External things are not the problem. It’s your assessment of them. Which you can erase right now.” — Marcus Aurelius

“Character is fate.” — Heraclitus

“They lose the day in expectation of the night, and the night in fear of the dawn.” — Seneca

“The soul becomes dyed with the colour of its thoughts.” — Marcus Aurelius