Minimizing Pain, Maximizing Joy

Life is often filled with hardships and tragedies. For thousands of years, stoic philosophers have come up with strategies to help us cope with such hardship. This week, we revisit a 2020 conversation with philosopher William Irvine about ancient ideas — backed by modern psychology — that can help us manage disappointment and misfortune.

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