Epictetus Quotes About Education

Quotes about: Education
  • It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.

    "Golden Sayings of Epictetus". Book translated by Hastings Crossley, 2012.
  • Only the educated are free.

    Epictetus (2012). “Discourses (Books 1 and 2)”, p.65, Courier Corporation
  • To accuse others for one's own misfortunes is a sign of want of education. To accuse oneself shows that one's education has begun. To accuse neither oneself nor others shows that one's education is complete.

    Marcus Aurelius, Epictetus, Lucius Annaeus Seneca (2015). “Stoic Six Pack: Meditations of Marcus Aurelius The Golden Sayings Fragments and Discourses of Epictetus Letters from a Stoic and The Enchiridion”, p.499,


  • Born: 55
  • Died: 135
  • Occupation: Philosopher
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