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Meditations by Marcus Aurelius: A Series

I kid you not, it took me a whole bloody year to finish the Introduction alone. Without a doubt, it aided my book slump since the lack of progress made me feel like super-ultra-platinum-crap as opposed to the regular cardboard variety.

I could have ignored it and went on full speed ahead, however, I take this philosophy thing seriously and, besides, context is always good. It wasn’t torture by any means (actually damn interesting) it’s heavy stuff, intensive reading since I’m relatively new to this type of thing.

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Quote: On control

This snap of this fantastic view belongs to Luke Dean-Weymark from LDW Photography, used with permission.

“You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.”

– Maya Angelou

Photo link: The March to Macchu Picchu

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