Epictetus Quotes

“We cannot choose our external circumstances, but we can always choose how we respond to them.” -Epictetus

“Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants.” -Epictetus

“Don’t explain your philosophy. Embody it.” -Epictetus

“You don’t develop courage by being happy in your relationships everyday. You develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity.” -Epicurus

“Freedom is the only worthy goal in life. It is won by disregarding things that lie beyond our control.” -Epictetus

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Jay Forrest

Jay N. Forrest is an IT professional, an ordained Humanist minister, and a Certified and Accredited Meditation Teacher.