Marcus Aurelius was Roman emperor from 161 to 180, ruling jointly with Lucius Verus until Verus’ death in 169 and jointly with his son, Commodus, from 177. He was the last of the so-called Five Good Emperors. Wikipedia
Born: April 26, 121 AD, Rome, Italy
Died: March 17, 180 AD, Vindobona, Austria
Spouse: Faustina the Younger (m. 145 AD–175 AD)
Children: Commodus, Lucilla, Marcus Annius Verus Caesar, MORE
- When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive – to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.
- Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
- Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking.