“Whatever fate one man can strike can come to all of us alike.” Publilius, from Seneca, Dialogues and essays, consolation to Marcia, 9 Our lives seem easy until we hit an obstruction. Sometimes it feels like the only thing we
Who was Seneca? A brief introduction into the life of Seneca and a little scene of how I pictured meeting him would be like.
On What we Control
“Some things are in our control and others not. Things in our control are opinion, pursuit, desire, aversion, and, in a word, whatever are our own actions. Things not in our control are body, property, reputation, command, and, in one word, whatever are not our actions.” – Epictetus, Enchiridion
On learning how to die shows us the way on how to live the best life we can. Taking away the fear of death will allow us to explore our own potentials without limitations.
Who was Michel de Montaigne? This is a short introduction into my idea of who Michel de Montaigne was and how he lived.
On being Content with Yourself is a reflection on what it takes to value yourself for who you are.