Marcus Aurelius Quotes (255 quotes)
Meditations (c. 161–180 CE), Book IV
“It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.”
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“Nothing has such power to broaden the mind as the ability to investigate systematically and truly all that comes under thy observation in life.”
Meditations (c. 161–180 CE)
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsMarcus Aurelius
Born: April 26, 121
Died: March 17, 180 (aged 58)
Bio: Marcus Aurelius, was Roman Emperor from CE 161 to 180. He ruled with Lucius Verus as co-emperor from 161 until Verus' death in 169. He was the last of the Five Good Emperors, and is also considered one of the most important Stoic philosophers. During his reign, the Empire defeated a revitalized Parthian Empire; Aurelius' general Avidius Cassius sacked the capital Ctesiphon in 164.
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