The Stoic Jew

365 Days of Gratitude (Aurelius - Meditations 5:16)

July 11, 2022 Rabbi Matt Schneeweiss Season 9 Episode 2
The Stoic Jew
365 Days of Gratitude (Aurelius - Meditations 5:16)
Show Notes

Synopsis: I am pleased (and grateful) to say that my Gratitude Journal practice has reached its one-year milestone! In today’s episode I reflect on how these last 365 days of gratitude journaling have changed me, and how this whole process has exemplified the habit cultivation principles stated by Aurelius, Epictetus, and the Rambam.

Related Rabbi Schneeweiss Content:
- The Gratitude Accountability Experiment
- 100 Days of Gratitude
- 225 Days of Gratitude
- TSJ Interlude: 300 Days of Gratitude 

- Aurelius, Meditations 5:16
- Tara Brach (can’t remember specific citations)
- Epictetus, Discourses 2:18
- Rambam: Mishneh Torah, Hilchos Deios 1:7
- Ibn Ezra, Devarim 30:14
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