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Just as an oak tree looks different and is more useful than an acorn, the School today might surprise you. What do ancient enlightenment and modern scientific discoveries have to offer you?

Find out how the ancient insights of Zeno of Citium and his successors are more relevant today than ever before, and find out how modern science can benefit you in the quantum age. Simply contact us and ask.

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Stoicism is the Experience of Finding and Keeping What You've Been Seeking.

November 3, 2021

"The study of philosophy is nothing else than to search out by reason what is right and proper and by deeds to put it into practice."

Musonius Rufus

Lecture 14


October 22, 2021

"It is not the doctor who brings many drugs to sick people who deserves praise, but rather the one who helps them in a noteworthy manner with the few drugs which he prescribes. The philosopher who teaches his listeners with many proofs is not to be praised either, but rather the one who guides them to where he wants them with a few."

Musonius Rufus

Lecture 1.1


September 13, 2021

When someone reproached him for cowardice, Cleanthes said, "That is why I so seldom go wrong," because he was afraid to do anything dishonorable.


August 20, 2021

"Let us see to it that the recollection of those we have lost becomes a pleasure to us."


Letter 63 to Lucilius


July 12, 2021

Not everything difficult or dangerous is suitable for training, but only that which is conducive to our achieving the task we set for ourselves. And what have we set ourselves to achieve? To have our desires and aversions free from hindrance.

- Epictetus, Discourses 3.12.3,4


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Take Courage

Quantum physics has come a long way in the last 100 years in validating key parts of Stoic teachings on reality. But, do not confuse what modern physicists understand with how some of the pioneers of quantum theory initially interpreted reality. This video discusses the Copenhagen Interpretation and some of its limitations.