Your weekly dose of Stoicism. Modern Stoicism for a good life. With a wild and German twist.
Are Stoics rebels or statists? (#024)
Let's again get rid of another popular misconception: No, Stoics are not statist, their philosophy makes them hard to govern.
Differences between Stoicism and Christianity (#023)
Can you be a Christian AND a Stoic at the same time?
The difference between good and bad feelings (#022)
Most philosophies (and religions, for that matter) will tell you that you kind of have two souls within you: a decend or good one, and an evil one – which you would then have to fight. Not so Stoicism.
Poseidonios, affects, desires (#21)
Here's one Stoic from ancient Greece who was scientific as well as stoic. Let me introduce you to Poseidonios.
The Stoic Daemon (#020)
A strange but interesting concept: the stoic Daemon or Demon …
Which Stoic should you read first? (#019)
Is Marcus Aurelius really the best Stoic to start with?