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      > Out of curiosity, do you interpret this as meaning that you should not have ambitions and work hard to achieve them? The author knew his readers would think the same thing. And he spent time talking about ambitions in the context of Stoicism. …
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      Loved the book recommendation, VR. I'll add it to my (long) list of reading backlog. > What other books would you recommend reading on Stoicism? This is the only one I've read so far. But the author recommends going right to the primary sources …
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      > 4. Think not of the past or even your current situation. They are beyond your control. But the future is yours to shape. > > 👆That one is hard for me. Really hard. How can you let it go? [doesn't appear I can nest quotes...] I don't think there …
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      Some years ago I heard Tim Ferris comment on Stoicism, something about which he is passionate. It took long for that comment to germinate and grow in my mind into an interest in the subject. Just today I finished my first book on Stoicism and am …
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