Marcus Aurelius Meditations Epub
Wisdom from one of the greatest philosophical minds in all of Roman history Divided into twelve books, these meditations chronicle Aurelius?s personal quest for self-improvement. This enduring text from one of history?s greatest warriors and leaders has been compared to St. Augustine?s Confessions for its timelessness, clarity, and candor. These...
Publisher : Open Road Media
published : 2015
Wisdom that has lasted the ages ?Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them.? ? Marcus Aurelius, Meditations The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius are a beautiful compositions of the thoughts and meditations of Marcus Aurelius the wise, the last of the five great emperors of the Roman Empire. Composed...
Publisher : Xist Publishing
published : 2015
The Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius Antoninus (a.d. 121?180) embodied in his person that deeply cherished, ideal figure of antiquity, the philosopher-king. His Meditations are not only one of the most important expressions of the Stoic philosophy of his time but also an enduringly inspiring guide to living a good and just life. Written in moments...
Publisher : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
published : 2009
Marcus Aurelius' Meditations is a private notebook of philosophical reflections with universal significance. Drawing on Stoic philosophy, Marcus confronts challenges that affect us all in our struggle to live meaningful lives. This edition includes a selection of Marcus' correspondence with his tutor Fronto which complements the Meditations.
Publisher : OUP Oxford
published : 2011
Few ancient works have been as influential as the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius, philosopher and emperor of Rome (A.D. 161?180). A series of spiritual exercises filled with wisdom, practical guidance, and profound understanding of human behavior, it remains one of the greatest works of spiritual and ethical reflection ever written. Marcus?s insights...
Publisher : Random House Publishing Group
published : 2002
Dive into a collection of thought-provoking essays from one of the most remarkable figures in history, Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius. In Meditations, Marcus Aurelius lays out his personal philosophy of stoicism, which involves honing one's discipline and eschewing base or excessive sensual pleasures. A must-read for fans of ancient history and...
Publisher : The Floating Press
published : 1800
A Penguin Great Ideas edition† of Stoic philosophy in wise and practical aphorisms that have inspired Bill Clinton, Ryan Holiday, Anna Kendrick and many more. Few ancient works have been as influential as the¬† Meditations ¬†of Marcus Aurelius, philosopher and emperor of Rome (A.D. 161?180). A series of spiritual exercises filled with wisdom, practical...
Publisher : Penguin Publishing Group
published : 2005
Contents include: a Translator's Introduction; Selected Bibliography; Note on the Text; The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius (Books 1-12); Glossary of Technical Terms, and a Biographical Index.
Publisher : Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
published : 1983
Written in Greek by an intellectual Roman emperor without any intention of publication, the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius (AD 121-180) offer a wide range of fascinating spiritual reflections and exercises developed as the leader struggled to understand himself and make sense of the universe. Spanning from doubt and despair to conviction and exaltation,...
Publisher : Penguin Books Ltd
published : 2006