Freedom is not procured by a full enjoyment of what is desired, but by controlling the desire.
Epictetus (c. AD 50 – 135) was a Greek Stoic philosopher. He taught that philosophy is a way of life and not just a theoretical discipline. His teachings were written down and published by his pupil Arrian in his Discourses and Enchiridion.
Enjoy the best Epictetus picture quotes.
Read more about Epictetus on Wikipedia.