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The meditations of Marcus Aurelius Antoninus

by Marcus Aurelius

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics -- Early works to 1800,
  • Stoics -- Early works to 1800,
  • Life -- Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtranslated by the late A.S.L. Farquharson ; and a, selection from the letters of Marcus and Fronto / translated by R.B. Rutherford ; with introduction and notes by R.B. Rutherford.
    SeriesThe World"s classics
    ContributionsFarquharson, A. S. L. 1871-1942., Rutherford, R. B., Marcus Aurelius, Emperor of Rome, 121-180., Fronto, Marcus Cornelius.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB580 .M29 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxv, 195 p. ;
    Number of Pages195
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1876572M
    ISBN 100192827901
    LC Control Number90036694

      Join the free 7-day weight loss challenge /// R E S O U R C E S /// B O O K S Get my book on success habits "MASTER THE. Marcus AURELIUS ( - ), translated by George CHRYSTAL ( - ) The Meditations is divided into 12 books that chronicle different periods of Marcus' life. Each book is not in chronological order and it was written for no one but himself.

      The Meditations of the Emperor Marcus Antoninus/Commentary on Book 1. so that the manner of the Book is different from the remainder of the Meditations, with the exception of Book vi. 2. Recently the view has been expressed that it was intended as an Epilogue, rather than an Introduction, and was the last to be written. the Emperor.   Marcus Aurelius was born in AD, and died in AD. He ruled as the Emperor of Rome from to Marcus' reign was prosperous, it was considered a golden era. 'Meditations' is a collection of his personal writings. It is considered a classic of western philosophy and literature/5(79).

      Buy The MEDITATIONS of the Emperor Marcus Aurelius Antoninus by Antoninus, Marcus Aurelius, Yorks, Robert G., Long, George (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(K).   This edition of the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius was the product of years of unremitting and almost secret labour. Few even of his friends were allowed to know how closely and continuously Farquharson lived with the subject of his studies. Only the evidence of his library—the hundreds of volumes bearing in their margins 'copious notes' and forests of cross-references, written in his.


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Author: Marcus Aurelius, Emperor of Rome, Title: Meditations Language: English: LoC Class: B: Philosophy, Psychology. The translation of The Meditations of the Emperor Marcus Aurelius Antoninus that is reproduced here is the first edition published in Glasgow by Robert Foulis in The edition was the only edition of the English translation published by the Foulis Press in the lifetime of Francis Hutcheson.

MARCUS AURELIUS ANTONINUS was born on Ap A.D. His real name was M. Annius Verus, and he was sprung of a noble family which claimed descent from Numa, second King of Rome.

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It is one of the few complete works of a late Stoic philosopher that still exists today. He wrote his 'Thoughts' as personal notes for himself/5(4). It is unlikely that Marcus Aurelius ever intended the writings to be published and the work has no official title, so "Meditations" is one of several titles commonly assigned to the collection.

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Marcus Aurelius ( - CE), philosopher-emperor, wrote the Meditations (his title was The matters addressed to himself) in periods of solitude during military campaigns.

His ethical, religious, and existential reflections have endured as an expression of Stoicism, a text for students of that philosophy, and a guide to the moral life/5. AD THE MEDITATIONS OF MARCUS AURELIUS ANTONINUS by Marcus Aurelius Antonius translated by George Long BOOK ONE FROM my grandfather Verus I learned good morals and.

About Meditations. Nearly two thousand years after it was written, Meditations remains profoundly relevant for anyone seeking to lead a meaningful life.

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If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment.~ Marcus Aurelius.

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These memos survive and continue to inspire others to this day. These writings take the form of quotations varying in length from one sentence to long paragraphs.