Stoicism

  • Marcus Aurelius
  • Epictitus
  • Seneca

- Separation between things that lie within one’s power to change and things that do not.

Nietzsche:“extraordinary stage-players and self-deluders” who choose to see things falsely Jean-Paul Sartre: An evasion that aims to keep both master and slave in their places. People initate emotions when they are confronted with obstacles they seemingly have no rational way of overcoming. They are a way of acting as if the world was other than it is. Emotions enables to reengage a situation on new terms.