As a businessman, Shaun has been greatly aided by Stoic principles since he discovered Stoicism in his early 20s. He had quite a few issues that he was dealing with: crippling anxiety, suicidal thinking, self-sabotaging and toxic behaviors. Stoic philosophy helped guide Shaun towards a path of functional thinking and living. Stoicism changed and saved his life. That's why Shaun created StoicQuotes.com. He wants to help others as much as Stoicism helped him.