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Quiz | How stoic are you?

What is the best way for us to comprehend our place in the world? When things don't go as planned, how do we handle it? What does it mean to have a decent life?

To answer these and other concerns, we looked into the lives and teachings of Roman philosophers like Seneca, Epictetus, Marcus Aurelius, and more. To discover out how stoic you are, take our quiz.

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People who pursue things like wealth and fame often miss the important things in life, and only realise how little time they have left for themselves and loved ones when it’s too late. Do you agree?

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Do you believe the only thing you truly have control over in life is your emotions?

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Would you consider distancing yourself from a loved one if you knew they were a bad influence on you?

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Do you think you could succeed at being a good member of society if you were cut off and isolated from other people for long periods of time?

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When you experience hardships, do you believe they can benefit you by strengthening your character?