From Marcus Aurelius

From Marcus Aurelius

From Marcus Aurelius

From Marcus Aurelius

“7. Efface imagination. Restrain impulse. Quench desire. Keep the ruling Reason in thine own power.”

Excerpt From: Emperor of Rome Marcus Aurelius. “Meditations.”

“vii. Blot out your imagination. Turn your desire to stone. Quench your appetites. Keep your mind centered on itself.”

Book # 9

Marcus Aurelius (Loeb Classical Library)

Delphi Complete Works of Marcus Aurelius – Marcus Aurelius

Meditations – Marcus Aurelius & Gregory Hays

Meditations: A New Translation (Modern Library)

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About the author: Born and raised in East Texas, Kramer Wetzel, settled in a South Austin trailer park before trailer parks were cool. He now lives in San Antonio, Texas.

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