Quotes by Marcus Aurelius

Early life Marcus Aurelius was Roman emperor from 161 to 180. He ruled with his adoptive brother, Lucius Verus, until Verus' death in 169, and with his son, Commodus, from 177.

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Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking.

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It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.

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When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive - to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.

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Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.

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You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.

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