Tag: shame

Daily Stoicism: Epictetus

Do Not Shame Others Nor Yourself:

In the last few Daily Stoicism posts, we have learned that it is not the event that causes us emotional distress, but our attitudes towards them. The same applies to people. Small minded people are always quick to point their fingers to others for their downfalls. A man gains nothing by blaming others or even himself. Daily awareness of our attitudes are needed to make sure we are not overtaken by emotional outbursts.