We are currently making improvements to the Audible site. In an effort to enhance the accessibility experience for our customers, we have created a page to more easily navigate the new experience, available at the web address www.audible.com/access .
 >   > 
Stoicism for Beginners Audiobook

Stoicism for Beginners: Transform Your Life with Stoic Philosophy, Habits & Knowledge from Marcus Aurelius & Seneca

Regular Price:$6.95
  • Membership Details:
    • First book free with 30-day trial
    • $14.95/month thereafter for your choice of 1 new book each month
    • Cancel easily anytime
    • Exchange books you don't like
    • All selected books are yours to keep, even if you cancel
  • - or -

Publisher's Summary

Stoicism for Beginners - Ancient Actionable Advice to Improve Your Life!

Are you ready to learn everything you need to know about the mindset and wisdom of the ancient Stoics? If so, you've come to the right place.

Here's a preview of what I'm about to teach you in Stoicism for Beginners:

  • An Introduction to Stoicism - Understanding What a Stoic Actually Is
  • The Principles of Stoic Philosophy Including the Logic, Physics, and Ethics Followed
  • Seneca on Stoicism - The Happy Life, Wisdom, The Merits of Virtue and Life
  • Epictetus on Stoicism - The Ethical Worldview, Metaphors for the Stoic Life, What We Can Control, Making Progress in Life and the Four Unifying Principles
  • Marcus Aurelius on Stoicism - Meditations and Summaries of His Texts
  • Stoicism in the Modern World
  • Quotes from the Greats - Including the Founders of Stoicism, the Roman Late Stoics, and Modern Authors
  • Much, Much More!

©2016 Gregory Moto (P)2016 Gregory Moto

What Members Say

Average Customer Rating

4.2 (46 )
5 star
 (23)
4 star
 (12)
3 star
 (9)
2 star
 (1)
1 star
 (1)
Overall
4.2 (42 )
5 star
 (19)
4 star
 (15)
3 star
 (5)
2 star
 (2)
1 star
 (1)
Story
4.1 (42 )
5 star
 (16)
4 star
 (18)
3 star
 (4)
2 star
 (3)
1 star
 (1)
Performance
Sort by:
  •  
    Amazon Customer Long Island, New York 03-23-16
    Amazon Customer Long Island, New York 03-23-16 Member Since 2015
    HELPFUL VOTES
    4
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    30
    1
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    "worst narration imaginable"

    the narrator pronounces his S's with such a piercing whistle that it was intolerable. I tried to force myself to listen to it anyway but just could not do so. The content of the book sounded promising but I couldn't get past the second chapter due to this irritating assault on the ears. I will likely end up buying the Kindle version and reading it. the only reason for the low overall rating of 3 is because the audio version was not usable to me.

    4 of 5 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Erich Melville, NY 05-10-16
    Erich Melville, NY 05-10-16 Member Since 2016
    HELPFUL VOTES
    4
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    7
    1
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Horrible narration"

    The narration is unbearable. The piercing "S" whistle sounds makes this audio book horrible. I am disappointed and wish I could get my money back to get the regular kindle version.

    4 of 6 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Shawn 12-05-16
    Shawn 12-05-16 Member Since 2016
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    13
    3
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "awesome. I really enjoyed it"

    loved it. It was easy to follow along. The topic is a very interesting one.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Martin J Grygo 10-12-16
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    4
    1
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Great Intro to a Great Way of Thought"

    Great quotes from the masters of Stoicism. I'll be thinking about this book for a long time.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Midwestern guy 09-07-16 Member Since 2016

    dave_westwood

    ratings
    REVIEWS
    150
    1
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Stoicism made simple"

    You can get through this review one word at a time. Not much more to read. Listen to the book.

    0 of 1 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Gordon Yee 06-04-16
    Gordon Yee 06-04-16
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    15
    2
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "You owe it to yourself to listen to this book"

    Such a great book for any stoic not just beginners. I recommend it to anyone looking to try stoicism or to refresh your memory.

    0 of 1 people found this review helpful

Report Inappropriate Content

If you find this review inappropriate and think it should be removed from our site, let us know. This report will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.

Cancel

Thank you.

Your report has been received. It will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.