Meditations by Marcus Aurelius

Meditations by Marcus Aurelius

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Marcus Aurelius was a Roman Emperor and philosopher who wrote Meditations; insights which were considered to give the meaning of life. The book was not written with the intent to be published. It offers a noteworthy chain of challenging situations which are a reflection on spirituality and enumerate the struggle to understand oneself and one's role in the universe. Written in the style of a journal, Meditations emphasizes that life in this world is short. Aurelius was a stoic philosopher who had influenced the thoughts of many leaders in his time. The first of several overarching themes in Meditations is to evaluate self judgment and judgment of others. Another theme is that everything comes from nature and will return to nature once again. A final theme is to maintain focus and be attentive. The author establishes the point that we should enjoy the things that are possible and within our reach and at the same time recognize that other thins our outside of our control and should not concern us. Aurelius uses statements to emphasize faith in God and how to lead a good life in the face of temptation. This book provides support and personal comfort and is a captivating read.
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Marcus Aurelius was a Roman Emperor and philosopher who wrote Meditations; insights which were considered to give the meaning of life. The book was not written with the intent to be published. It offers a noteworthy chain of challenging situations which are a reflection on spirituality and enumerate the struggle to understand oneself and one's role in the universe. Written in the style of a journal, Meditations emphasizes that life in this world is short. Aurelius was a stoic philosopher who had influenced the thoughts of many leaders in his time. The first of several overarching themes in Meditations is to evaluate self judgment and judgment of others. Another theme is that everything comes from nature and will return to nature once again. A final theme is to maintain focus and be attentive. The author establishes the point that we should enjoy the things that are possible and within our reach and at the same time recognize that other thins our outside of our control and should not concern us. Aurelius uses statements to emphasize faith in God and how to lead a good life in the face of temptation. This book provides support and personal comfort and is a captivating read.
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Introduction

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Introduction

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Chapter 01

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Chapter 02

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Chapter 03

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Chapter 04

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Chapter 05

20 Jul 2020 | 32 mins 36 secs

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Chapter 06

19 Jul 2020 | 27 mins 43 secs

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Chapter 07

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Chapter 08

17 Jul 2020 | 35 mins 59 secs

Chapter 08

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Chapter 09

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Chapter 10

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Chapter 10

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Chapter 11

14 Jul 2020 | 25 mins 43 secs

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Chapter 12

13 Jul 2020 | 22 mins 52 secs

Chapter 12

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M. Aurelius Antoninus, by...

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M. Aurelius Antoninu...

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The Philosophy of Marcus ...

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The Philosophy of Ma...

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