Category: Stoicism

  • 50 Stoic Quotes from Epictetus

    50 Stoic Quotes from Epictetus

    Epictetus (circa 50 AD – 135 AD) was a Greek Stoic philosopher born into slavery in Hierapolis, Phrygia, present-day Turkey. Despite his early life in bondage, he studied Stoic philosophy, which shaped his later teachings — including these Stoic quotes. His teachings emphasized philosophy as a way of life, personal responsibility, and self-discipline. Epictetus’s influence…

  • Life is short

    Life is short

    Life is short; life moves pretty fast. You could miss it. Savor the moment — for the moment is all we have. The past is the past — it is gone and cannot ever be relived. The future is yet to come — we cannot access it in this moment. Thus, now is all we…