Epictetus. (c.A.D. 50c.A.D. 138). The Golden Sayings of Epictetus.
The Harvard Classics. 190914.
These things hast thou from thyself and from the Gods: only remember who it is that giveth themto whom and for what purpose they were given. Feeding thy soul on thoughts like these, dost thou debate in what place happiness awaits thee? in what place thou shalt do Gods pleasure? Are not the Gods nigh unto all places alike; see they not alike what everywhere comes to pass?