Marcus’ Mediations Reading Plan

Michel Daw, the owner of The Stoic Life, has put together a reading plan for Marcus’ Meditations.  While I’ve read them before, it’s always good to go through the core Stoic canon again.

If you’re interested in following along, you can download the reading plan here.


Book 1
1. Chapters 1-7
2. Chapters 8-11
3. Chapters 12-15
4. Chapters 16
5. Chapters 17

Book 2
1. Chapters 1-3
2. Chapters 4-9
3. Chapters 10-11
4. Chapters 12-15
5. Chapters 16-17

Book 3
1. Chapters 1-2
2. Chapters 3-4
3. Chapters 5-7
4. Chapters 8-11
5. Chapters 12-16

Book 4
1. Chapters 1-4
2. Chapters 5-20
3. Chapters 21-31
4. Chapters 32-44
5. Chapters 45-51

Book 5
1. Chapters 1-6
2. Chapters 7-10
3. Chapters 11-17
4. Chapters 18-27
5. Chapters 28-36

Book 6
1. Chapters 1-14
2. Chapters 15-23
3. Chapters 24-35
4. Chapters 36-44
5. Chapters 45-59

Book 7
1. Chapters 1-14
2. Chapters 15-27
3. Chapters 28-49
4. Chapters 50-63
5. Chapters 64-75

Book 8
1. Chapters 1-10
2. Chapters 11-25
3. Chapters 26-37
4. Chapters 38-49
5. Chapters 50-61

Book 9
1. Chapters 1-3
2. Chapters 4-17
3. Chapters 18-29
4. Chapters 30-40
5. Chapters 41-42

Book 10
1. Chapters 1-7
2. Chapters 8-12
3. Chapters 13-26
4. Chapters 27-33
5. Chapters 34-38

Book 11
1. Chapters 1-6
2. Chapters 7-12
3. Chapters 13-17
4. Chapters 18
5. Chapters 19-39

Book 12
1. Chapters 1-3
2. Chapters 4-15
3. Chapters 16-23
4. Chapters 24-29
5. Chapters 30-36