Stoicism is a Hellenistic philosophy that's been around for over 2,300 years, and it has the potential to change your life.
Some liken Stoicism to an "operating system" for the mind. It's a philosophy that helps you make better decisions and stay calm, regardless of what happens in life.
And no, being Stoic does not make you emotionless; to the contrary! After reading this article you’ll know what Stoicism has to offer, and how adopting the Stoic worldview can benefit you.
But why should an ancient Greek philosophy interest you? Don’t we have enough philosophies and religions as it is?
Stoic philosophy is a unique approach to life. It contains wisdom that's been hidden for many Westerners, but that's still alive and kicking in Eastern philosophy.
Yes, Stoicism contains ideas found in other wisdom philosophies like Buddhism and Taoism. How’s that possible?
It's because ancient Stoic philosophers understood the human mind, and came to similar conclusions as other ancient philosophers around the world.