What a group of ancient Roman philosophers can teach you about how to live in the 21st century.
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The statue of Marcus Aurelius Piazza del Campidoglio in Rome.
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Marcus Aurelius (121-180CE) was emperor of Rome at the height of its influence and power. One can only imagine the pressures that a person in his position might have experienced. The military might of…