Marcus Aurelius Quote

Remember that what pulls the strings is the force hidden within; there lies the power to persuade, there the life,—there, if one must speak out, the real man.


X, 38 - Meditations (c. 161–180 CE) - Book X

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Remember that what pulls the strings is the force hidden within; there lies the power to persuade, there the life,—there, if one must speak out,...

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Remember that what pulls the strings is the force hidden within; there lies the power to persuade, there the life,—there, if one must speak out,...

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Remember that what pulls the strings is the force hidden within; there lies the power to persuade, there the life,—there, if one must speak out,...

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Remember that what pulls the strings is the force hidden within; there lies the power to persuade, there the life,—there, if one must speak out,...