Why I Am Not a Stoic

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Stoicism was one of four schools of thought in Greek Philosophy. With the pursuit of virtue through rationality as their objective, Stoics believed that emotions were dangerous and that decision-making should be guided by facts. While it has aspects that are useful today, such as changing what you can and accepting what you can’t, its core tenets of detaching yourself from your emotions and remaining rational at all times are near impossible in practice. Read full article here

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