Mastery Requires Both Daily Effort and Introspection

December 9, 2020 pwm1

We should every night call ourselves to an account: What infirmity have I mastered today? What passions opposed? What temptation resisted? What virtue acquired? Our vices will abate of themselves if they be brought every day to the shrift.

— Seneca the Younger (Advisor to Nero; Image licensed by Penn Wealth)

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