Epictetus On Choice

   Epictetus   (A.D. c. 55 – 135) 

Epictetus (A.D. c. 55 – 135) 

We need to regularly stop and take stock; to sit down and determine within ourselves which things are worth valuing and which things are not; which risks are worth the cost and which are not. Even the most confusing or hurtful aspects of life can be made more tolerable by clear seeing and by choice.