Marcus Aurelius - Meditations

The Meditations: Marcus Aurelius

First and foremost, we recommend the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius, after whom we are named. There are a number of good translations available, including:

Meditations, trans. A. S. L. Farquharson, intro. J. Sellars (Macmillan Collector’s Library, 2020)

Meditations, trans. M. Hammond, intro. D. Clay (Penguin Classics, 2006)

Meditations, R. Hard, intro. C. Gill (Oxford World’s Classics, 2011)

Meditations, and intro. R. Waterfield (Basic Books, 2021)

Suggested Reading on Stoicism

The Ancient Stoics
Marcus Aurelius
The Ancient Stoics
The Letters to Lucilius
The Ancient Stoics
The Ancient Stoics
On Duties
Applying Stoicism Today
Wise Therapy
Tim Lebon
Applying Stoicism Today
Lessons in Stoicism
Dr John Sellars
Applying Stoicism Today
Stoicism & the Art of Happiness
Donald Robertson
Applying Stoicism Today
How to Think Like a Roman Emperor
Donald Robertson
Applying Stoicism Today
How to be a Stoic
Massimo Pigliucci
The Ancient Stoics
Five Dialogues
The Ancient Stoics
Dying Every Day: Seneca at the Court of Nero
James Romm
The Ancient Stoics
Seneca: A Life
Emily Wilson
Applying Stoicism Today
The Daily Stoic
Ryan Holiday & Stephen Hanselman
Applying Stoicism Today
A Guide to the Good Life
William B. Irvine
Applying Stoicism Today
The Stoic Art of Living
T. Morris

Additional Suggested Reading

Beyond Good and Evil
Freidrich Neitzsche
Daniel J. Siegel, MD
The Coddling of the American Mind
Greg Lukianoff & Jonathon Haidt
Zen & The Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
Robert Pirsig
An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding
Eric Steinberg
10 Arguments for Deleting Social Media
Jaron Lanier
Digital Minimalism
Cal Newport
The Distracted Mind
Dr. Adam Gazzaley
Hacking the American Mind
Robert H. Lustig
Hold on to Your Kids
Dr. Gordon Neufeld
The Inner Game of Tennis
W. Timothy Gallwey
Lost Connections
Johann Hari
Privacy is Power
Carissa Veliz
The Pyramid of Success
Jim Harrick
Rome's Last Citizen
Rob Goodman & Jimmy Soni
Man's Search for Meaning
Viktor E. Frankl
The Shallows
Nicholas Carr
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