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How to Be a Stoic (Penguin Great Ideas) (Paperback)

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By Robert Dobbin (Translated by), C. D. N. Costa (Translated by), Martin Hammond (Translated by)
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A selection of writings from some of the most iconic Stoics to guide and inspire a more mindful perspective

How can we cope when life's events seem beyond our control? These words of consolation and inspiration from the three great Stoic philosophers - Epictetus, Seneca and Marcus Aurelius - offer ancient wisdom on how to face life's adversities and live well in the world.

Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves - and each other. They have inspired debate, dissent, war and revolution. They have enlightened, outraged, provoked and comforted. They have enriched lives--and upended them. Now Penguin brings you a new set of the acclaimed Great Ideas, a curated library of selections from the works of the great thinkers, pioneers, radicals and visionaries whose ideas shook civilization and helped make us who we are.

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Product Details
ISBN: 9780241475263
ISBN-10: 0241475260
Publisher: Penguin Books
Publication Date: June 8th, 2021
Pages: 128
Language: English
Series: Penguin Great Ideas