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Discourses.

by Epictetus

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Published by Dover Publications in Mineola, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics -- Early works to 1800,
  • Philosophy -- Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEpictetus ; English translation by P.E. Matheson.
    GenreEarly works to 1800.
    SeriesDover philosophical classics
    ContributionsMatheson, P. E. 1859-1946.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB560.E5 M3 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 125 p. ;
    Number of Pages125
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3301927M
    ISBN 100486434427
    LC Control Number2004041351

    Overview. The Journal of Discourses is not an official publication of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It is a compilation of sermons and other materials from the early years of the Church, which were transcribed and then published. It included some doctrinal instruction but also practical teaching, some of which is speculative in nature and some of which is only of .   Book II is about matters of warfare. Book III is perhaps most similar to the teachings of The Prince, as it concerns individual leadership. The three books combined provide guidance to those trying to establish or reform a republic.— Excerpted from Discourses on Livy on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

    THE thirty-three Discourses contained in this book were dictated over a visible Light and Sound Ray in our home during by the Ascended Master Saint Germain and those other Ascended Masters directly concerned with this Activity. The sound of His Voice was physically audible to everyone in the room. At times,File Size: KB. The Saṃ yutta Nikā ya consists of fifty-six chapters, each governed by a unifying theme that binds together the Buddha’s suttas or discourses. The chapters are organized into five major parts. The first, The Book with Verses, is a compilation of suttas composed largely in verse.

    BUY MP3 AUDIO BOOK with all 33 Discourses CLICK HERE to purchase your MP3 Audios Today. THE thirty-three Discourses contained in this book were dictated over a visible Light and Sound Ray in our home during by the Ascended Master Saint Germain and those other Ascended Masters directly concerned with this Activity. Unlike the Synoptic Gospels that include many teaching parables about the Kingdom of God, John's Gospel displays Jesus' teaching in a series of discourses, many of which follow miraculous sings. If you were to number the major discourses in the Book of Signs you could come up with Seven Discourses: The New Birth ().


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Discourses by Epictetus is a work that only survived thanks to a student named Arrian, who’s credited with transcribing the lessons he learned in Epictetus’ classroom at the beginning of the second century AD. Arrian wrote in a letter prior to the Discourses’ Discourses.

book, “whatever I used to hear him say I wrote down, word Discourses of Epictetus: Book Summary, Key Lessons. The Discourses, assembled by his pupil The stress on endurance, self-restraint, and power of the will to withstand calamity can often seem coldhearted.

It is Epictetus, a lame former slave exiled by Emperor Domitian, who offers by far the most precise and humane version of Stoic ideals/5. Title: Discourses of Epictetus Author: Epictetus, George Long, John Lancaster Spalding Created Date: 10/16/ AM.

Discourses on Livy by Niccolo Machiavelli Page 3 CHAPTER XXI.—That it is a great reproach to a Prince or to a Commonwealth to be withoutFile Size: 1MB. The Discourses Book I Chapter I. On Things in Our Power and Things Not in Our Power Chapter II. How One May Be True to One's Character in Everything Chapter III.

What Conclusions May be Drawn From the Fact That God is Father of Men Chapter IV. On Progress, or Moral Advance Chapter V. Against Followers of the Academy Chapter VI. On Providence. DISCOURSES OF NICCOLO MACHIAVELLI ON THE FIRST TEN (BOOKS) OF TITUS LIVIUS TO ZANOBI BUONDELMONTI AND COSIMO RUCELLAI THIRD BOOK CHAPTER I TO WANT THAT A SECT OR A REPUBLIC EXIST FOR LONG, IT IS NECESSARY TO RETURN THEM OFTEN TO THEIR PRINCIPLES.

It is a most true thing that all the things of the world have to. In fact, the value of learning from the past is one of Machiavelli's overarching themes in Discourses on Livy.

Book 1, Dedication and Introduction Book 1. Check out this great listen on The Enchiridion is the famous manual of ethical advice given in the second century by the Stoic philosopher Epictetus. Born to a Greek slave, Epictetus grew up in the environment of the Roman Empire and, having been released from bonds of slavery, beca.

Niccolò Machiavelli's Discourses on Livy Chapter Summary. Find summaries for every chapter, including a Discourses on Livy Chapter Summary Chart to help you understand the book.

The Discourses of Epictetus are a series of extracts of the teachings of the Stoic philosopher Epictetus written down by Arrian c. There were originally eight books, but only four now remain in their entirety, along with a few fragments of the others.

The Discourses By Epictetus. Commentary: Several comments have been posted about The Discourses. Download: A text-only version is available for download. The Discourses By Epictetus Table of Contents Book Two: Chapter 1 That confidence is not inconsistent with caution.

The wording was awkward, and phrasing often confusing or difficult to understand. This particular book was the third version of the Discourses I purchased, and I was delighted to find it understandable and enjoyable reading.

You also get the complete works of Epictetus (The Discourses, Enchiridion, and Fragments), a nice bonus.5/5(5). The Discourses By Epictetus. Commentary: Several comments have been posted about The Discourses.

Download: A text-only version is available for download. For as salutations and power are things external and independent of the will, so is a book. For what purpose do you choose to read. Tell me. The full title of the Discourses is Discourses on the First Ten Books of Titus Livius (or Discourses on Livy).

The book purports to be a commentary on works of Roman historian Titus Livius (known as Livy), specifically those books which cover the history of the Roman Empire between the eighth and third centuries B.C.E. The Discourses of Epictetus, with the Encheridion and Fragments. Epictetus. George Long.

translator. London. George Bell and Sons. This text was converted to electronic form by optical character recognition and has been proofread to a high level of accuracy.

These discourses are Brigham Young's witness to the existence of God, the divine mission of Jesus Christ, the restoration of the gospel in its fullness by Joseph Smith, and the possibility of securing happiness here and hereafter by obedience to the requirements of the gospel.5/5(2).

Epictetus, Discourses George Long, Ed. ("Agamemnon", "Hom. Od. ", "denarius") All Search Options [view abbreviations] Both Chrysippus has written wonderfully in his first book about Possibilities, and Cleanthes has written specially on the subject, and Archedemus.

Antipater also has written not only in his work about Possibilities, but.The Discourses. Book I Notes. This technical Stoic word, as Matheson points out, includes 'the power of presenting an image to the mind's eye' and 'the image so presented'.

It is almost the equivalent of 'the data of consciousness'. These words frequently recur in Epictetus. Primary notions. 'They are certain general terms used commonly by men (such as good. This present book is edited and rewritten from A. J. Arberry’s original English translation, pub-lished in as Discourses of Rumi.

Arberry himself admitted that his scholastic, literal, work “is not an easy book to read and the original is by no means easy always to understand.” According to more recent studies of the originalFile Size: KB.