The Four Best Books on or by Seneca

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This page contains a list of the four best books on or by Seneca. Finding good introductory philosophy books can be difficult for two reasons. First, searching google for recommendations usually doesn’t bring up anything useful. Second, phrases like “best books on Seneca” are ambiguous. One person may be looking for a short, beginner friendly introduction, someone else may want a comprehensive academic overview, a third person may be looking for classic works by Seneca. This list tries to account for this ambiguity by recommending different types of books on …

The Five Best Books on or by Marcus Aurelius

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This page contains a list of the five best books on or by Marcus Aurelius. Finding good introductory philosophy books can be difficult for two reasons. First, searching google for recommendations usually doesn’t bring up anything useful. Second, phrases like “best books on Aurelius” are ambiguous. One person may be looking for a short, beginner friendly introduction, someone else may want a comprehensive academic overview, a third person may be looking for a classic work by Aurelius. This list tries to account for this ambiguity by recommending different types of …

The Four Best Books on or by Epictetus

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This page contains a list of the four best books on or by Epictetus. Finding good introductory philosophy books can be difficult for two reasons. First, searching google for recommendations usually doesn’t bring up anything useful. Second, phrases like “best books on Epictetus” are ambiguous. One person may be looking for a short, beginner friendly introduction, someone else may want a comprehensive academic overview, a third person may be looking for classic works by Epictetus. This list tries to account for this ambiguity by recommending different types of books on …

The Six Best Books on Stoicism

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This page contains a list of the six best books on Stoicism. Finding good introductory philosophy books can be difficult for two reasons. First, searching google for recommendations usually doesn’t bring up anything useful. Second, phrases like “best books on Stoicism” are ambiguous. One person may be looking for a short, beginner friendly introduction, someone else may want a comprehensive academic overview, a third person may be looking for classic works on Stoicism. This list tries to account for this ambiguity by recommending different types of books on Stoicism. Here …

Best Quotes by Marcus Aurelius

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This page contains a collection of philosophical quotes by Marcus Aurelius. Details about the book, chapter number, and translation are included where applicable. On philosophy: Philosophy . . . consists in keeping the daemon within a man free from violence and unharmed, superior to pains and pleasures, doing nothing without purpose, nor yet falsely and with hypocrisy, not feeling the need of another man’s doing or not doing anything; and besides, accepting all that happens, and all that is allotted, as coming from thence, wherever it is, from whence he …