Stoicism   is an ancient philosophy that focuses on character: being a good, decent person and standing up for your principles

Stoicism is one of those things that is often misunderstood. Either you think of it as a state of mind that involves silent old men who never talk abo(...)

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Massimo Pigliucci: “You want to pay attention to the here and now.”

Ever since Zeno of Citium founded Stoicism in ancient Greece, the philosophy has drifted in and out of fashion. Christianity adopted a good dose of(...)