This minimalist design features a striking image of Marcus Aurelius, the renowned Stoic philosopher and Roman Emperor. It’s accompanied by the profound phrase “What stands in the way becomes the way.” This quote encapsulates a fundamental Stoic principle. It reminds us that obstacles and challenges are not hindrances but rather opportunities for growth and self-improvement. Marcus Aurelius, celebrated for his contributions to Stoic philosophy, continues to inspire individuals to embrace adversity as a path to inner strength. The unisex soft-style t-shirt puts a new spin on casual comfort. Made from very soft materials, this tee is 100% cotton for solid colors. Heather colors and sports grey include polyester. The shoulders have twill tape for improved durability. There are no side seams. The collar is made with ribbed knitting to prevent curling damage.