What is happiness?
In this discussion, Caleb speaks with Marcus Hedahl, a philosophy professor at the US naval academy.
They discuss happiness, its subjective versus objective nature, the meaning of life, what we can and can't reframe, and much more.
It's an excellent conversation for understanding Stoicism, beginning with its account of happiness.
09:59 The Nature of Happiness
13:57 Is Happiness Something One Can Search For?
22:43 The Happiest Person Marcus Knows
26:36 The Stoic View of Harm
29:11 Stoics Do Not Judge
43:08 Is A Longer Life Better?
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Thanks to Michael Levy for graciously letting us use his music in the conversations: https://ancientlyre.com/