Guide to the Good Life: The Art of Stoic Joy

William Irvine’s A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy (2009) is one of the best-selling and most immediately accessible introductions to Stoic philosophy. It’s one I recommend to people who are new to Stoicism and want to learn more about it. I do, however, advise you to read The Antidote by Read More …

Stoicism – A Visual Guide

Stoicism: Pictures not Words Stoicism helps to formulate a coherent philosophy of life. Stoics thought that the best indication of an individual’s philosophy was not what a person said but how that person behaved. This requires that we should learn about and apply Stoic principles and techniques. This helps to maximise rationality and reason and in turn develops self-control Read More …