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What Would a Stoic Do? 

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Massimo Pigliucci
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https://howtobeastoic.wordpress.com/2017/08/02/what-would-a-stoic-do-on-moral-luck/
Back in 1979 philosopher Thomas Nagel wrote a landmark paper entitled “Moral Luck.” In it, Nagel argued that we should be much less cocky about our own moral integrity when judging other people, for the simple reason that the fact that we are acting morally and they aren’t may reduce to a difference in external conditions, not in the fiber of our respective characters.

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Blog: How to Be a Stoic

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August 2, 2017

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