The Stoic Reframe to Deal with Loss of Any Kind

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The Stoic Reframe to Deal with Loss of Any Kind

If you deeply recognize that life is impermanent, ever-changing and that everything we enjoy is a gift from the Universe, you can no longer suffer in the same way when things are taken from you.

This episode is inspired by the following quote from Epictetus:

“Under no circumstances ever say ‘I have lost something,’ only ‘I returned it.’ Did a child of yours die? No, it was returned. Your wife died? No, she was returned. ‘My land was confiscated.’ No, it too was returned.


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  • Sophie

    Andrew, you're the man! Nobody else provides this content to the extent you do. Thank you!

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    martin

    Albert Einstein said, 'If you can't explain it simply enough, you haven't understood it well enough'.Dr Andrew brings such simplicity to explaining the workings of the brain. It's actually a hacker's guide into our own brain. You are doing great service to humanity Dr Andrew.

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    Great episode loved 12:30 the most good interview

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    Kimberly

    Good stuff keep it up

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  • Daisyee

    Very thought out! Can't wait to try it out.

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    Chris

    This one really hits home

    2 months ago·9 likes·

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