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    For anyone curious about stoicism, “A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy” by William Braxton Irvine is an excellent introduction to the modern practice of stoicism with pointers to further historical and notable works.

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      Thanks for putting this together! Books in the public domain often end up on sites lacking in readability.

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        I just recently responded to John Saddington’s Medium story The Power of Stoicism with three book recommendations on Stoicism: 1) Meditations, by Marcus Aurelius, and 2) The Obstacle is the Way and 3) The Daily Stoic, both by Ryan Holiday.

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          I like audiobooks, they’re good for walking to and from work. Here’s the abridged thoughts of prominent Stoic Epictetus, the “Enchiridion”, which I enjoyed listening to:


          Here’s “Meditations”, but I haven’t listened to it myself yet:


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            “Do not waste the remainder of thy life in thoughts about others, when thou dost not refer thy thoughts to some object of common utility.”

            Seems like a useful philosophy in tech. People should be professional and work on a common goal rather than focus on personal conflicts.