Definition of stoical:
- persevering (part of speech: adjective)
unexcitable (part of speech: adjective)
The Socratic attitude is better than the high- bred attitude; it is better than the stoical attitude; it is even better than the pious attitude, because it depends upon living life to the uttermost, rather than upon detaching oneself from what one considers rather a poor business.- "At Large", Arthur Christopher Benson.
- "Mary Wollstonecraft", Elizabeth Robins Pennell.
- "The Gospel According to St. Mark", G. A. Chadwick.