Marcus Aurelius was a Stoic philosopher and emperor. Through his words, I’ve been able to find an incredible amount of contentment and peace. He teaches that wise man has an impregnable mind which can choose contentment no matter the circumstance. Make sure to learn more and read Meditations, translated by George Long. It’s life changing. [...]
- "I cannot study all the facets of human behavior in the same depth that the specialists do, but I can do with the facets what they don't; I connect them."
"We may brave human laws, but we cannot resist natural ones."
"I am a gentleman and the son of a knight. I am Archie Forbes, and I vail my bonnet to no man living save those whom I respect and honour."
-In Freedom's Cause
"Many who are self-taught far excel the doctors, masters, and bachelors of the most renowned universities."
-Ludwig von Mises
"Never esteem anything as of advantage to you that will make you break your word or lose your self-respect."