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The daily stoic : 366 meditations on wisdom, perseverance, and the art of living / Ryan Holiday and Stephen Hanselman.

By: Holiday, Ryan [author.].
Contributor(s): Hanselman, Stephen [author.].
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York, New York : Portfolio/Penguin, [2016]Description: 404 pages ; 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780735211735 :; 0735211736 :.Subject(s): StoicsDDC classification: 188
Contents:
Perception -- January -- Clarity -- February -- Passions and emotion -- March -- Awareness -- April -- Unbiased thought -- Action -- May -- Right action -- June -- Problem solving -- July -- Duty -- August -- Pragmatism -- Will -- September -- Fortitude and resilience -- October -- Virtue and kindness -- November -- Acceptance / amor fati -- December -- Meditation on death.
Introduction -- The discipline of perception. January: Clarity ; February: Passions and emotion ; March: Awareness ; April: Unbiased thought -- The discipline of action. May: Right action ; June: Problem solving ; July: Duty ; August: Pragmatism -- The discipline of will. September: Fortitude and resilience ; October: Virtue and kindness ; November: Acceptance/Amor Fati ; December: Meditation on death -- Staying stoic -- A model of late stoic practice and glossary of key terms and passages.
Summary: Why have history's greatest minds embraced the wisdom of the ancient Stoics? Because they realize that the most valuable wisdom is timeless and that philosophy is for living a better life, not a classroom exercise. Holiday and Hanselman offer 366 days of Stoic insights and exercises, to help you find the serenity, self-knowledge, and resilience you need to live well.
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Perception -- January -- Clarity -- February -- Passions and emotion -- March -- Awareness -- April -- Unbiased thought -- Action -- May -- Right action -- June -- Problem solving -- July -- Duty -- August -- Pragmatism -- Will -- September -- Fortitude and resilience -- October -- Virtue and kindness -- November -- Acceptance / amor fati -- December -- Meditation on death.

Introduction -- The discipline of perception. January: Clarity ; February: Passions and emotion ; March: Awareness ; April: Unbiased thought -- The discipline of action. May: Right action ; June: Problem solving ; July: Duty ; August: Pragmatism -- The discipline of will. September: Fortitude and resilience ; October: Virtue and kindness ; November: Acceptance/Amor Fati ; December: Meditation on death -- Staying stoic -- A model of late stoic practice and glossary of key terms and passages.

Why have history's greatest minds embraced the wisdom of the ancient Stoics? Because they realize that the most valuable wisdom is timeless and that philosophy is for living a better life, not a classroom exercise. Holiday and Hanselman offer 366 days of Stoic insights and exercises, to help you find the serenity, self-knowledge, and resilience you need to live well.

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