Stoicism is active, it’s a Verb! The “strong silent type” go unnoticed because so few people realize their presence. Being a Stoic is always rewarding, sometimes smart, and only fun on rare occasion. So, I’ve detailed how and why as a modern Stoic I avoid stillness and inaction! Listen with your eyes. ~>
I became more familiar with *Socrates when I was living in Tokyo, Japan using the Socratic Method to teach businessmen how to use the English they spoke more conversationally. Today Socrates came to mind when I shared the Test Of Three with a friend who is developing a philosophy of her own.