“every time that I see a soldier on a plane, I always think, you know what, I should give him my seat. It would be the right thing to do. 1,303 more words
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“When one took counsel of Epictetus, saying, “What I seek is this, how even though my brother be not reconciled to me, I may still remain as Nature would have me to be,” he replied: “All great things are slow of growth; nay, this is true even of a grape or of a fig. 200 more words
Happiness and freedom begin with a clear understanding of one principle: Some things are within our control, and some things are not.