Some things are in our control and others not.

Things in our control are opinion, pursuit, desire, aversion, and, in a word, whatever are our own actions. The things in our control are by nature free, unrestrained, unhindered; but those not in our control are weak, slavish, restrained, and most importantly belong to others. Now things that are not in our control are:  our body, despite your … Continue reading Some things are in our control and others not.

Who is Epictetus?

From the Encyclopaedia Britannica on Epictetus, because I'll be posting various things from Enchiridion. Epictetus, (born AD 55, probably at Hierapolis, Phrygia [now Pamukkale, Turkey]—died c. AD 135, Nicopolis, Epirus [Greece]), a Greek philosopher associated with the Stoics, & remembered for the religious tone of his teachings, which commended him to numerous early Christian thinkers. His original … Continue reading Who is Epictetus?

News: Foetal Winter Heat

This is shades of the MATRIX....what is it that life is stranger than fiction? It makes sense as the left thinks that foetuses are not real beings, jsut a bunch of tissues; they treat their  cats better than their babies.  Originally posted 24/March 2014-------------------------------------------------------------The bodies of thousands of aborted and miscarried babies were incinerated as … Continue reading News: Foetal Winter Heat