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Don’ let the people convince you are unhappy

Don’ let the people convince you are unhappy Don’ let the people convince you are unhappy
Moral letters to Lucilius
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Do me the favour, when men surround you and try to talk you into believing that you are unhappy, to consider not what you hear but what you yourself feel, and to take counsel with your feelings and question yourself independently, because you know your own affairs better than anyone else does.

- Letter XIII. On Groundless Fears -

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