Letters from a Stoic

Reprinted with revisions and a new introduction 1990. Reprinted with new further reading and chronology 2003. This edition first published in Penguin Classics 2014"--Title page verso.

Letters from a Stoic

Letters from a Stoic

Seeing self-possession as the key to an existence lived 'in accordance with nature', the Stoic philosophy called for the restraint of animal instincts and the importance of upright ethical ideals and virtuous living. Seneca's writings are a profound, powerfully moving and inspiring declaration of the dignity of the individual mind.

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Letters from a Stoic
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Seneca
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-22 - Publisher: Penguin Classics

Seeing self-possession as the key to an existence lived 'in accordance with nature', the Stoic philosophy called for the restraint of animal instincts and the importance of upright ethical ideals and virtuous living. Seneca's writings are a profound, powerfully moving and inspiring declaration of the dignity of the individual mind.
Letters from a Stoic
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Seneca
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-08-26 - Publisher: Penguin UK

'It is philosophy that has the duty of protecting us ... without it no one can lead a life free of fear or worry' For several years of his turbulent life, in which he was dogged by ill health, exile and danger, Seneca was the guiding hand of the Roman
Letters from a Stoic
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Seneca, Donald Robertson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-19 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

DISCOVER THE ENDURING LEGACY OF ANCIENT STOICISM Since Roman antiquity, Lucius Annaeus Seneca’s Letters have been one of the greatest expressions of Stoic philosophy. In a highly accessible and timeless way, Seneca reveals the importance of cultivating virtue and the fleeting nature of time, and how being clear sighted about
Letters from a Stoic: All Three Volumes
Language: en
Pages: 346
Authors: Seneca
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-21 - Publisher: Lulu.com

Like the 'Meditations' of Marcus Aurelius, Seneca's 'Letters' are a treasure of practical wisdom on how to live and enjoy life. The focus is on living a simple, stress-free life thorough the use of rationalism. The letters provide practical steps for people to deal with the human suffering that comes
Seneca's Letters from a Stoic
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-28 - Publisher: Courier Dover Publications

Major text of Roman Stoic philosophy examines the rational order of the universe, how to lead a simple life, effects and benefits of misfortune, and the necessity of facing mortality.

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