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Navigating through life can be nearly impossible without a guide. The philosophy of Stoicism is tried and true guide for living a good life. Join Steve every Sunday for interviews with modern Stoics, readings of ancient texts, and advice for implementing Stoicism in your daily life. Carpe Diem!

The Sunday Stoic Steve Karafit

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.8 • 125 Ratings

Navigating through life can be nearly impossible without a guide. The philosophy of Stoicism is tried and true guide for living a good life. Join Steve every Sunday for interviews with modern Stoics, readings of ancient texts, and advice for implementing Stoicism in your daily life. Carpe Diem!

    196: Meditations 10:18-20. Things Change And You Can Handle It

    196: Meditations 10:18-20. Things Change And You Can Handle It

    This week Marcus Aurelius discusses change, bringing powerful people down the size and dealing with difficult challenges.

    • 13 min
    195: Meditations 10.15-10.17 Live Out Loud

    195: Meditations 10.15-10.17 Live Out Loud

    Today Marcus Aurelius reminds us to
    1. Be a good example and do what is right
    2. Stop planning on how you will improve, start now!
    3. All things change

    • 7 min
    194: Meditations 10.14: Nature Knows Best

    194: Meditations 10.14: Nature Knows Best

    Accept the world as it is, with humility and discipline or else make a wretch of yourself! But remember you don't have to accept injustice to do this, the way the world is now is the springboard from which you can affect the future.

    • 6 min
    193: Meditations 10.11-10.13: Follow Principles Not People

    193: Meditations 10.11-10.13: Follow Principles Not People

    Marcus Aurelius tells himself to stay simple, to be just, to accept reality and to avoid distractions. This is the way to happiness!

    • 13 min
    192: Memorize the Stoics with Dr. Kevin Vost

    192: Memorize the Stoics with Dr. Kevin Vost

    Kevin Vost joins the podcast to discuss ancient memory techniques and how we can apply them to memorizing Stoic teachings (and anything else!)
    https://www.drvost.com/
    https://www.angelicopress.org/memorize-the-stoics-kevin-vost

    • 41 min
    191: Meditations 10.9-10.10: Growth

    191: Meditations 10.9-10.10: Growth

    We should be proud of our growth as we improve over time. That does not mean that we should brag about it it. Growth is proof that what we are doing is working and that our efforts are not in vain. Let your growth be fuel for further development!

    • 16 min

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