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Consigned to notebooks by one of Rome's last great emperors, Meditations contains the blood and fire of Stoic philosophy. It has been a favorite for many ages and graced the bedside of kings and laity alike.
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The "Meditations" of Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius are a readable exposition of the system of metaphysics known as stoicism. Stoics maintained that by putting aside great passions, unjust thoughts and indulgence, man could acquire virtue and live at one with nature.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781853264863
Author:
Aurelius, Marcus
Publisher:
Wordsworth Classics
Author:
Marcus, Aurelius
Subject:
Philosophy : General
Publication Date:
19970831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
7.76x5.01x.52 in. .33 lbs.

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Consigned to notebooks by one of Rome's last great emperors, Meditations contains the blood and fire of Stoic philosophy. It has been a favorite for many ages and graced the bedside of kings and laity alike.

"Synopsis" by , The "Meditations" of Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius are a readable exposition of the system of metaphysics known as stoicism. Stoics maintained that by putting aside great passions, unjust thoughts and indulgence, man could acquire virtue and live at one with nature.
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