Revenge is not justice. Seeking out vengeance is more about you and how you feel.
Justice satisfies the needs of propriety, civility, honor, and the law. Revenge is just a band-aid on your hurt feelings.
Don’t waste your time seeking revenge instead try to satisfy justice.
Daily Journey is a collection of my thoughts from reading The Daily Stoic: 366 Meditations on Wisdom, Perseverance, and the Art of Living. My objective is to gain greater control of my emotional responses by reading and sharing my thoughts on stoicism with you all everyday over the course of a next year. If you would like to explore these topics with me, and others who are seeking to gain emotional control I these articles to the Mastery of Skill closed facebook group and would love for you to join in on the conversation.