Stoicism Life, lemons and lies. A lemon is not a naturally occurring plant. It is a hybrid we (humans) created by cross breeding a Bitter Orange and a Citron. Ergo, Life… could never give you lemons, even if it wanted to. You May Also Like Stoicism Lock it down Philosophy, Stoicism ‘Despite all my rage…’ Leave a Reply Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.