On Stoicism

O

“Keep this thought handy when you feel a fit of rage coming on—it isn’t manly to be enraged. Rather, gentleness and civility are more human, and therefore manlier. A real man doesn’t give way to anger and discontent, and such a person has strength, courage, and endurance—unlike the angry and complaining. The nearer a man comes to a calm mind, the closer he is to strength.”

—MARCUS AURELIUS, MEDITATIONS, 11.18.5b

About the author

Fat Geisha

Fat Geisha is a non-binary artist who enjoys photography, modern art, design, architecture, music, books, manga and anime.

Add Comment

Leave a Reply

By Fat Geisha

About Author

Fat Geisha is a non-binary artist who enjoys photography, modern art, design, architecture, music, books, manga and anime.

Currently reading

On This Day

Social

You can also find me on AniList: AniList

©2022 FatGeisha.com All rights reserved.

error: © FatGeisha.com
%d bloggers like this: