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Definition of Stoical


  1. Of or pertaining to the Stoics; resembling the Stoics or their doctrines.
  2. Not affected by passion; manifesting indifference to pleasure or pain.

Stoical Quotations

I don't worry. I'm more stoical. Of course I have insecurities. I fear getting older. I fear death and illness. I'm not prone to depression, but I get depressed because everybody gets depressed. Suddenly I'm away from my family or doing a job I'm not enjoying.
David Thewlis

The stoical scheme of supplying our wants by lopping off our desires, is like cutting off our feet when we want shoes.
Jonathan Swift

The scene was not a happy one yet we looked upon it in the cold stoical spirit of a soldier; a slight chilling pang and then a return soul and body to the enemy before us.
Knute Nelson
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Stoical Translations

stoical in German is stoische
stoical in Hungarian is sztoikus
stoical in Spanish is estoico
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