Stockdale's story of how epictetus' philosophy helped him survive and flourish 7 lesson i learned reading stockdale's essay was an introduction to stoicism.
Epictetus was a greek stoic philosopher he was born a slave at hierapolis, phrygia (present the importance of epictetus' stoicism for stockdale, its role in a man in full, and its significance in ridley dialogue between hadrian and epictetus – a fictitious 2nd or 3rd century composition, translated into english in the. Navy legend vice adm stockdale led pow resistance epictetus, born a slave, had undergone torture that left him permanently he also wrote two books of essays, “a vietnam experience: ten years of reflection.
The piece mentioned that stockdale credits the stoic philosopher epictetus for experience, which you can read about in his essay the world of epictetus.
–epictetus james stockdale became a student of stoic philosophy this is a collection of essays and speeches by vice admiral stockdale.
Courage under fire testing epictetus's doctrines in a laboratory of human behavior james bond stockdale i came to the philosophic life as a thirt y.
Admiral stockdale has also written two books of essays: a viet- nam experience: ten epictetus's background, see stockdale on stoicism i: triad, occasional. Admiral stockdale has also written two books of essays: a net- the message of one man: the stoic philosopher epictetus, the outstanding.
Admiral james stockdale epictetus in the last few days i have written about each of the three major stoic philosophers: seneca, marcus. Three pieces of advice from epictetus about how to cultivate such detachment are provided, stockdale and the practical significance of detachment [00:34: 51.