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Epictetus: Quotes & Facts

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This book is an anthology of quotes from Epictetus and selected facts about Epictetus.

“A ship should not ride on a single anchor, nor life on a single hope”
“All religions must be tolerated... for every man must get to heaven in his own way.”
“Any person capable of angering you becomes your master; he can anger you only when you permit yourself to be disturbed by him.”
“Asked, who is the rich man? He who is content.”
“Circumstances don't make the man, they only reveal him to himself.”
“Control thy passions lest they take vengeance on thee.”
“Do not try to seem wise to others.”
“Don't explain your philosophy. Embody it.”
“Don't live by your own rules, but in harmony with nature”
“Events do not just happen, but arrive by appointment.”

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