A Quote by Epictetus on faults and ill

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If a man has reported to you, that a certain person speaks ill of you, do not make any defense (answer) to what has been told to you: but reply, The man did not know the rest of my faults, for he would not have mentioned these only.

Epictetus (c. 50 - 120)

Source: Enchiridion

Contributed by: Zaady