SIMPLE STOIC ADVICE (Debt)

SIMPLE STOIC ADVICE (Debt)

The beautiful thing about Stoic philosophy is the advice contained within it is just as applicable today as it was when it was first written all those many years ago. We can learn a great deal from interpreting the advice provided and using it to our advantage as we go throughout our own lives.

QUOTE

A trifling debt makes a man your debtor; a large one makes him an enemy.

Seneca. Letters from a Stoic. Letter 19: On Worldliness and Retirement Seneca.

ADVICE

Be careful what you loan to people. The more you loan, the more a person has to pay back. The greater the debt, the greater the risk of that debt not being repaid.

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