Logic, one of Stoicism’s central tenets, involves the practice of reasoning and making sound arguments. In this post, we will explore the fundamentals of Stoic Logic, including the role of reason, the use of syllogisms, and the practice of dialectic, and how it can be applied to our everyday lives.Continue reading “From Theory To Practice: Applying Stoic Logic In Everyday Life”
The Four Stoic Virtues: The Blueprint for Personal Growth
At its core, Stoicism is all about living a good life by focusing on what you can control and accepting what you cannot. In this philosophy, virtues are an essential part of living a good life. So, what are the four Stoic virtues, and how can they help you in your daily life?
- Wisdom – Seeing things as they are and making good decisions based on that understanding.
- Courage – Acting in the face of fear.
- Justice – Treating people fairly and doing what’s right.
- Temperance – Avoiding excess and living a balanced life
The Backwards Law: Why Doing Less Helps You Achieve More
Have you ever found yourself stuck in a rut, trying the same old approaches to achieve your goals, only to end up frustrated and no closer to success?
What if there was a counterintuitive way of thinking that could help you break out of that pattern and finally make progress?
Enter the Backwards Law – a paradoxical idea that suggests doing the opposite of what you normally would can actually lead to success. It may sound counterintuitive, but there’s science to back it up. In this post, we’ll explore this phenomenon, how it works, and how you can use it to achieve your own goals.Continue reading “The Backwards Law: Why Doing Less Helps You Achieve More”
3 Simple stoic strategies for dealing with insecurity
Insecurity – a nagging voice in our heads telling us we’re not good enough, that we don’t measure up, that we’re not worthy of love or success. It’s a feeling that can hold us back, prevent us from reaching our full potential, and rob us of the joy and happiness that life has to offer.
As someone who has struggled with insecurity for much of my life, I know firsthand how debilitating it can be. But I’ve also learned that it doesn’t have to define us. In this blog post, I want to share with you five Stoic strategies for dealing with insecurity. These are strategies that I’ve personally used and found to be incredibly effective, and I hope that they can be helpful to you as well. So if you’re struggling with feelings of insecurity, know that you’re not alone. And know that there is a way to overcome it and live a life that is full of confidence, purpose, and joy.Continue reading “3 Simple stoic strategies for dealing with insecurity”
The Stoic Emperor: Marcus Aurelius’ Greatest Accomplishments
Marcus Aurelius (121-180 AD) was a Roman Emperor who ruled from 161 to 180 AD. He is widely known for his philosophical teachings and leadership during difficult times. This blog post covers two of his greatest accomplishments:
- Leadership of Rome during the Antonine Plague
- Philosophical writings known as the “Meditations”