“Irvine counters the common perception of Stoicism as advocating a rather tedious, self-denying, joyless existence. He shows it’s really not like that.”
Philosophy and Everyday Living
Emrys Westacott, Philosopher
“It’s a sort of philosophical judo, what Bill practises. As a result, he’s been a much happier person.”
Massimo Pigliucci, Philosopher
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