Today’s Daily Stoic Meditation outlines that living is philosophy.

To live life is to live through philosophy.

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“Philosophy does not claim to get a person any external possession. To do so would be beyond its field. As wood is to the carpenter, bronze to the sculptor, so our own lives are the proper material in the art of living.”

— EPICTETUS, DISCOURSES, 1.15.2

Living Is Philosophy

Living is philosophy.

Living is a way to practice your morals.

Living is a way to experience.

Living is a way to learn.

Living is a way to grow and develop.

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Today’s Daily Stoic Meditation outlines that you need to live as if it is your last moment.

Live life with no regrets.

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“Let each thing you would do, say or intend be like that of a dying person.”

— MARCUS AURELIUS, MEDITATIONS, 2.11.1

Live Life As If You Were Dying

Pretend today is the end.

Pretend that today is your last day.

Pretend that today is it.

Live life as if today is the last day.

Live with no regrets or worries.

No Regrets

Live with no regrets.

Live life as if it was your last moment.

Do all the things you were too scared to do.

You have nothing to lose, be brave and do it all now.

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Today’s Daily Stoic Meditation outlines that you need to pretend that today is the end.

Live as if you have one day left.

Live with no regrets.

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“Let us prepare our minds as if we’d come to the very end of life. Let us postpone nothing. Let us balance life’s books each day. . . . The one who puts the finishing touches on their life each day is never short of time.”

— SENECA, MORAL LETTERS, 101.7B–8A

Pretend Today Is The End

Pretend today is the end.

Pretend that today is your last day.

Pretend that today is it.

Live life as if today is the last day.

Live with no regrets or worries.

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Today’s Daily Stoic Meditation outlines that following reason and good is the best solution.

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“The person who follows reason in all things will have both leisure and a readiness to act — they are at once both cheerful and self-composed.”

— MARCUS AURELIUS, MEDITATIONS, 10.12B

Follow Reason

Follow reason.

Follow good.

Do not react out of emotions.

Stay true to yourself and stay good.

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Today’s Daily Stoic Meditation outlines that it will be okay.

Do not react out of emotion and stay calm.

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“Don’t lament this and don’t get agitated.”

— MARCUS AURELIUS, MEDITATIONS, 7.43

It Will Be Okay

It will be okay!

It will be alright.

You can handle it all.

Control Your Emotions

Control your emotions.

Do not react out of anger or sadness.

Stay calm and collected.

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Today’s Daily Stoic Meditation outlines that it’s on you.

Kindly correct others, but if you can’t, blame nobody.

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“If someone is slipping up, kindly correct them and point out what they missed. But if you can’t, blame yourself — or no one.”

— MARCUS AURELIUS, MEDITATIONS, 10.4

Blame Nobody

Blame nobody.

Do not blame or be angry at anybody else.

Kindly correct the mistakes of others, kindly correct yours and move on.

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Today’s Daily Stoic Meditation outlines that luxury is a vice.

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“As for me, I would choose being sick over living in luxury, for being sick only harms the body, whereas luxury destroys both the body and the soul, causing weakness and incapacity in the body, and lack of control and cowardice in the soul. What’s more, luxury breeds injustice because it also breeds greediness.”

— MUSONIUS RUFUS, LECTURES, 20.95.14–17

Luxury Is A Vice

Luxury is a vice.

Luxury creates a toxic cycle.

Luxury creates greed.

Luxury destroys the body and the mind.

Luxury is no what you want to strive for.

Work on contentment and peace instead.

You do not need luxury but peace.

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Sam M

Sam M

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