BOOK REVIEW-COURAGE IS CALLING: FORTUNE FAVORS THE BRAVE

By Kirkus How to overcome fear and right wrongs. In the first of four proposed volumes on the cardinal virtues of temperance, justice, wisdom, and courage, Holiday, author of books on egotism, Stoicism, and falsehoods spewed by the blogosphere, among many other topics, offers uplifting thoughts, examples, and anecdotes meant to motivate readers to actContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW-COURAGE IS CALLING: FORTUNE FAVORS THE BRAVE”

Voluntary Discomfort (With audio version)

Stoicism is a way of life that helps to endure hardship and enjoy life. It proposes that we should use reason to align ourselves with the flow of life. The Stoics call this ‘living in accordance with Nature’. In Ancient Greece and Rome, its followers ranged from slaves to emperors and from athletes to businessContinue reading “Voluntary Discomfort (With audio version)”