From 161 to 180 CE, Marcus Aurelius reigned as Roman emperor and is best known as the last of the Five Good Emperors of Rome.
The Stoics were told to achieve happiness, by pursuing reason and not their feelings.
"Being stoic is being calm and almost without any emotion. When you're stoic, you don't show what you're feeling and you also accept whatever is happening. " vocabulary.com
Have to feel NOTHING!
Finally an important message, "“One man, when has done a good deed, is ready also to put down in hisaccounts the gratitude due him. Another…privately thinks that something isowed him. A third man does not even now what he has done, but he like avine which has produced its grapes, like the bee who has made honey, thisman who has done good does not know it, but turns to the next task, as thevine to produce grapes again in due season. One should therefore be amongthose who do good unconsciously.” Google Classroom