Philosophical, yet practical, insight and advice for day-to-day living
This short "handbook," which was actually written down by one of Epictetus’s pupils, is a guide to daily living. It has been read by countless people over the centuries because of its sensibility and easy application to everyday life. Unlike some of his forefathers in philosophy, like Plato and Aristotle, Epictetus focuses on how to practically apply oneself on a philosophical level.
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The essence of perennial Stoic wisdom in aphorisms of stunning insight and simplicity. The West's first and best little instruction book offers thoroughly contemporary and pragmatic reflections on how best to live with serenity and joy.About the Author:
Epictetus (circa 55-135 ce) taught in Rome until the year 94 ce, when Emperor Domitian banished philosophers from the city. In exile, he established a school of philosophy where his distinguished students included Marcus Aurelius, author of Meditations. Some 1,863 years after Epictetus's death, Tom Wolfe revived his philosophy in the bestselling novel A Man in Full.
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Descrizione libro HarperSanFrancisco 2005-08-30, 2005. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 0060955171 We guarantee all of our items - customer service and satisfaction are our top priorities. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Codice libro della libreria TM-0060955171
Descrizione libro Harper San Francisco, 2005. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria DADAX0060955171
Descrizione libro Harper San Francisco, 2005. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria M0060955171