Aurelius - Meditations 4.30: On Being a Stoic Philosopher


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Here is a philosopher without a tunic, another without a book, another here half-naked. “I have no bread,” he says, “and still I abide by reason.” And I do not get the means of living out of my learning, and I abide by my reason.
Epictetus – Enchiridion 23
If at any time it should happen that you turn to external things with the aim of pleasing someone, understand that you have ruined your life's plan. Be content, then, in everything, with being a philosopher, and if you wish also to be regarded as such, appear so to yourself, and that will be sufficient.
See also Enchiridion 29 and 46

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Farquharson translation of The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius
Gummere translation of Letters from a Stoic Master (Seneca)
Long translation of The Discourses of Epictetus
Carter translation of The Enchiridion (Handbook) of Epictetus
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