Media and references from over the ages and across the web.

The Classics

The Last Days of Socrates

The Stoics deeply admired the Athenian philosopher-sage Socrates.

Plato's account of Socrates' trial and death in 399 BC represents a significant moment in Western literature as well as a watershed in the life of ancient Athens.

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Marcus Aurelius

Originally written only for his personal consumption, Marcus Aurelius's Meditations has become a key text in the understanding of Roman Stoic philosophy.

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Letters from a Stoic

Selected from the Epistulae Morales ad Lucilium, Seneca's Letters from a Stoic are a set of essays in disguise from one of the most insightful philosophers of the Silver Age of Roman literature.

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Modern Works

A Guide to the Good Life
William B. Irvine

In A Guide to the Good Life, William B. Irvine plumbs the wisdom of Stoic philosophy, one of the most popular and successful schools of thought in ancient Rome, and shows how its insight and advice are still remarkably applicable to modern lives.

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Philosophy as a Way of Life
Pierre Hadot

Hadot's book demonstrates the extent to which philosophy has been, and still is, above all else a way of seeing and of being in the world.

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How to Be a Stoic
Massimo Pigliucci

In the tradition of How to Live and How Proust Can Change Your Life, a philosopher asks how ancient Stoicism can help us flourish today.

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On the Web

Modern Stoicism

Home of Stoic Week, Stoicism Today and Stoicon.

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Stoic Coffee

Amor Fati. Amor Coffee.

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The Daily Stoic

Stoic Wisdom for Everyday Life.

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