Friday, 15 November 2019

Desire and happiness - wisdom of Epictetus




Desiring anything which is not in our control is a recipe for misery.


Desiring to achieve/make things which are in our control a recipe for fulfillment


Epictetus ~ #quote #wisdom vs folly








Tags: wholeness, wisdom, philosophy, Epictetus, psychology

4 comments :

  1. The U.S. is all folly these days.

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  2. The politics and commerce, for sure. But not all the people.

    I posted a video yesterday. All my own work.

    Within one hour there were 5 breach of copyright claims lodged with YouTube.

    I've deleted it. I'll post you a copy if you like

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  3. Yes, I'd like to see it. When I was on YT I noticed that you had posted but when I went to your channel there was nothing new. I wish Google hadn't bought YT. It was much more friendly in the early days.

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