Unlock self-control: Did the Stoics drink alcohol?

Do you want to have a drink?

Alcohol is often a staple in social gatherings, whether it be with friends, at parties, or even just during dinner. However, opinions on alcohol consumption can be divided.

Stoicism preaches about self-control and taking responsibility for our actions, but did the Stoics drink alcohol?

Let’s see what their emphasis on these ideals can tell us about their relationship with drinking

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Unlock your potential: What do Stoics say about laziness?

I’ll do it later.

For a long time, that was my favourite phrase to use. Whether it be taking out the trash or finishing up a task at work, we’ve all been lazy at some point in our lives. But what do the ancient Stoics say about laziness? In this blog post, we’ll explore 3 key strategies to overcome laziness:

  • Shifting our mindset towards action
  • Implementing self discipline
  • Embracing discomfort and challenges

Are you curious to see how you can apply Stoicism and become more proactive in your life, then keep reading!

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Reclaim your joy: 5 Stoic ways to let go

Letting go is incredibly difficult.

Whether it’s moving on from a job, friendship or hobby, it takes a lot of willpower and courage to pull the trigger. We’ve already explored some of the signs that it’s okay to give up and why it you may give up so easily. But how can we use Stoic philosophies to let go? Discover these five methods:

  1. Practicing acceptance
  2. Cultivating gratitude
  3. Focusing on the present moment
  4. Reframing your thoughts
  5. Embracing simplicity

Are you eager to learn how Stoic philosophies can help you release what no longer benefits you? Continue reading to discover the answer.

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Setting yourself free: 5 signs to know when it’s okay to give up

It’s common for people to give up on something at some point in their lives, and often it can lead to feelings of regret and self-hatred.

However, there are certain signs that tell you when it’s okay to give up. These include:

  1. Your goal becomes unrealistic
  2. Your relationship is toxic
  3. Your job is making you miserable
  4. Your hobby is no longer fulfilling
  5. You’re spreading yourself too thin

If you want to learn more about why these are important indicators of when to give up, then keep reading.

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