“Let us also produce some bold act of our own – and join the ranks of the most emulated.” – Seneca, Moral Letters, 98.13b
Being inspired is different than being inspirational. While both can be essential to a better Experience, one is selfish and the other is selfless. History repeats even in greatness, but only when the actual steps are taken to move forward. Do you want to live someone else’s moment or create your own?\
This passage was borrowed from Ryan Holiday’s ‘The Daily Stoic’, which I have been reading as a primer to my morning routine. It was used to unlock some thoughts and to encourage insight in the form of the written word.