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Quick Intro: Stoicism 101
In this list of book recommendations, you’ll find 3 core stoic texts and 15 of the best stoic books ever written. But before we jump in, let’s tackle a few common FAQs about stoic philosophy…No schema found.
Stoicism is about as practical and accessible as philosophy gets, so don’t let this list overwhelm you. Scan my recommendations, pick a book on Stoic philosophy that excites you and start reading.
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The 3 Ancient Stoic Texts
These three ancient stoic texts contain the most concentrated and practical collection of Stoic wisdom we know of today. There are others but these are the best place to start.
The 15 Best Books On Stoicism Ever Written
Why these best books on stoicism and not others? To stay objective, I rank all my book recommendations by what’s most loved (Goodreads rating), what’s most popular (Goodreads review count) and what’s proven timelessly relevant (first publication date).
This isn’t a whimsical list. It’s a data-driven, crowdsourced collection of the best books on stoicism ever published as decided by book lovers just like you. (Note: To maximise diversity, I only include the top ranking book from any series in a list.)
And if you think something's missing? I LOVE book recommendations so if there are any other best books on stoicism that you think deserve mentioning, email me and I’ll be sure to include them in the next round of updates.
Until then, enjoy this ultimate list of the 15 best books on stoicism of all time...
Books 1-5: The Top 5 Best Books On Stoicism of All Time
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Books 6-15: The Best Books On Stoicism to Read Next
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