19 Powerful And Inspirational Quotes From Epictetus

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     19 Powerful And Inspirational Quotes From Epictetus

 

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“Only the educated are free. ” – Epictetus

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“What is the first business of one who practices philosophy? To get rid of self-conceit. For it is impossible for anyone to begin to learn that which he thinks he already knows. ” – Epictetus

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“The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best.” – Epictetus
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“It takes more than just a good looking body. You’ve got to have the heart and soul to go with it.” – Epictetus

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“Whenever you are angry, be assured that it is not only a present evil, but that you have increased a habit. ” – Epictetus

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“Bear in mind that you should conduct yourself in life as at a feast. ” – Epictetus

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“First learn the meaning of what you say, and then speak. ” – Epictetus

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“Know, first, who you are; and then adorn yourself accordingly. ” – Epictetus

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

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“Control thy passions, lest they take vengeance on thee. ” – Epictetus

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“The good or ill of a man lies within his own will. ” – Epictetus

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“If you do not wish to be prone to anger, do not feed the habit; give it nothing which may tend to its increase. ” – Epictetus

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“If you want to improve, be content to be thought foolish and stupid. ” – Epictetus

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“First say to yourself what you would be; and then do what you have to do. ” – Epictetus

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“Make the best use of what is in your power, and take the rest as it happens. ” – Epictetus

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“We have two ears and one mouth so we may listen more and talk the less. ” – Epictetus

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“No man is free who is not master of himself. ” – Epictetus

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“Preach not to others what they should eat, but eat as becomes you, and be silent. ” – Epictetus

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“Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants.” – Epictetus

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