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paleotn

(18,055 posts)
10. If Marcus Aurelius were still around he'd say.....
Sat Feb 17, 2024, 10:23 AM
Feb 2024

Forget my list of virtues. Just do the opposite of what Trump does and you'll live a good, purposeful, meaningful life. Seriously, Donnie of Orange is the living, breathing antithesis of all that's good and virtuous in this world.

If you want to give your kids or loved ones a guide on how to live, I recommend a copy of Meditations. Marcus Aurelius's journal of his personal thoughts on life and virtue. We're very lucky it survived all these centuries.


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