What is Stoicism

Stoicism is just a way of looking at the world that makes you happier. It sounds simple, because it is! Click on the button below to learn more about being Stoic.

A Free Stoicism Book for Beginners

Nearly two thousand years ago, a former slave named Epictetus opened a school in Greece . . . and became the most famous Stoic philosophy teacher in the world. The Urban Enchiridion updates his simple, life-changing lessons with modern expressions and images, envisioning how Epictetus would have talked about Stoicism if he had lived in our contemporary times.

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One-Minute Stoicism Lessons

Every week, Stoic Simple airs a new one-minute lesson about Stoicism. These bite-sized video tutorials explain Stoic philosophy in a simple, fun way that everyone can enjoy!

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The Stoic Fable Book for Kids

Looking for ways to teach children about Stoicism? Read a few pages from The Stoic Fable Book: Bedtime Tales to Help Kids be Kind, Resilient and Happy by author Phil Van Treuren.

Modern Stoicism

Meet Some Modern Stoic Philosophers

What’s the simplest definition of Stoicism you could give in just one sentence? We asked a few modern Stoic writers and thinkers, and here’s what they said!

Stoicism Advice Marcus Aurelius

Stoicism Advice from Marcus Aurelius

Have you ever wished you could reach back through time and ask Emperor Marcus Aurelius for life advice? Thanks to artificial intelligence, it’s now possible to do exactly that.

Famous Stoicism Quotes

Stoicism Quotes

Get a feel for what Stoicism is all about by reading some of the best quotes from famous Stoic philosophers like Marcus Aurelius, Epictetus, Seneca and more.

A Guide to Stoic Terms, Concepts & Principles

Guide to Stoicism

An easy-to-understand glossary of words and terminology that new students of Stoicism might come across as they learn about Stoic philosophy.

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