Each book is roughly ten pages, with most of the writings being only a few lines.
A counter argument to an extreme Stoic position is that disregarding emotions may deprive one of much of life's richness and pleasures.
I reread Marcus Aurelius' Meditations every five years or so, and each time I do I'm struck by the sheer pathos of the book.
This book has the power to save lives.
If you ever felt like there is something wrong about the world but you can't put your finger on it... Read more
Worth a skim. some very valid points on how to achieve tranquility and inner peace (focus on being a good, rational and honourable being, don't worry about what others are doing,... Read morePublished 11 days ago by Aakaanksh
I love this book. Marcus Aurelius' words are as applicable today as they were when he wrote them. Timeless writing.Published 14 days ago by Kari
Reading the ancients makes me wonder why they are no longer read or taught in schools... high school or college. Marcus Aurelius is incredible to read. Difficult, but incredible. Read morePublished 29 days ago by EE
For only a $1 who wouldn't buy it?!?! Arrived on time and in good condition. Thin, short read. I enjoyed the introduction. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Gigi