Why Do We Suffer More In Imagination Than In Real Life?

Stoic Insights

Afshara
2 min readMay 14, 2022

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“We suffer more often in imagination than in reality.” — Seneca

I think many of us can relate to this. Most of the time, the negative voice inside our head prevents us from expressing our true selves. We always fear uncertainty and the worst-case scenario in any journey.

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Afshara

Ph.D. Candidate (Mgmt)| Educator |Content Writer | Writing about things that intrigue my curious mind | https://beacons.ai/afshara17