You’ve heard the saying it’s like comparing Apples to Oranges. Isn’t this a beautiful saying? Think about it, there are things that are neither right nor wrong but just different. Isn’t this the way with men and women?
Any person capable of angering you has just become your master
“Zeno would also say that nothing is more hostile to a firm grasp on knowledge than self-deception.”
There is no greater way to impress yourself than by practicing humility. First recognize you will not be the greatest and best at a certain activity. You will not be the richest and you will never reach the apex of financial wealth. The most important thing in your life are your virtues.
How much better to heal than seek revenge from injury. Vengeance wastes a lot of time and exposes you to many more injuries than the first that sparked it. Anger always outlasts hurt. Best to take the opposite course. — Seneca
“If someone succeeds in provoking you,” he said, “realize that your mind is complicit in the provocation.” – Epictetus
What is intelligence? It is something that we as the human species pride ourselves on, is it not? The ability to remember and abstract thought play a key role in what people think intelligence is. Wisdom itself is linked to intelligence in a way because of the associations it makes with things like science does. …