More From Epictetus
- "It is the nature of the wise to resist pleasures, but the foolish to be a slave to them."
- "The essence of philosophy is that a man should so live that his happiness shall depend as little as possible on external things."
- "If virtue promises happiness, prosperity and peace, then progress in virtue is progress in each of these for to whatever point the perfection of anything brings us, progress is always an approach toward it."
More In Imagination
- "Without this playing with fantasy no creative work has ever yet come to birth. The debt we owe to the play of the imagination is incalculable."― Carl Jung
- "It is not that the child lives in a world of imagination, but that the child within us survives and starts into life only at rare moments of recollection, which makes us believe, and it is not true, that, as children, we were imaginative?"― Cesare Pavese
- "The English language is nobody’s special property. It is the property of the imagination: it is the property of the language itself."― Derek Walcott