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Know your Heart, to know Your Mind.

Know and understand your emotions. Avoid repressing or exulting any emotion.

When we react too strongly to something, we run the risk of loosing our composure, if not our mind. 95 more words

Stoicism

Quote of the day, Sept. 10

Epictetus, on listening

“Nature has given men one tongue and two ears, that we may hear twice as much as we speak.”

International

Huns Are Meanies

This week in the Great Books Project we finish a great novel while pretending we haven’t fallen further behind on the posting schedule. Let’s get right to it. 656 more words

Books

Huns Are Meanies

This week in the Great Books Project we finish a great novel while pretending we haven’t fallen further behind on the posting schedule. Let’s get right to it. 656 more words

Wisdom Wednesday

Every Wednesday I have decided that I might just create a little reoccurring blog post because, who doesn’t love a good blogging routine? Saying that though, not all of these posts are going to follow the same theme.They could vary from quotes from others, life tips or even little bits of wisdom from me. 215 more words

Life

Fruits of the Forest

Thanks to everyone who got up for 10.30am on a Monday morning  to talk about the Life of the Stoic at Forest Hill Library. What I didn’t tell you is that I realised on the bus there that I’d left all my notes and the hand-outs at home. 243 more words

Motivational Monday (September 1, 2014)

HAPPY LABOR DAY!  Happy September to you too!  I hope you have a great day whether you have the day off or not.  Here are a few quotes for your week: 33 more words

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