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The Daily Stoic

The Daily Stoic


The Daily Stoic

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New episodes come out every day for free, with 1-week early access on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday when you join Amazon Music or 1-week early and ad-free for Wondery+ subscribersFor centuries, all sorts of people—generals and politicians, athletes and coaches, writers and leaders—have looked to the teachings of Stoicism to help guide their lives. Each day, author and speaker Ryan Holiday brings you a new lesson about life, inspired by the thoughts and writings of great Stoic thinkers like Marcus Aurelius and Seneca the Younger. Daily Stoic Podcast also features Q+As with listeners and interviews with notable figures from sports, academia, politics, and more. Learn more at DailyStoic.com.
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Discipline Now…Freedom Later | Pain Is Self-Inflicted Harm

At a critical moment in The Odyssey, Odysseus tied himself to the mast of his ship beca...

9 minutes
Sep 26, 2022

Memento Mori: The Reminder You Desperately Need

Who wants to think about death?In his Meditations—essentially his own private journal—M...

54 minutes
Sep 25, 2022

Ryan Lavarnway on Sports and Philosophy

Ryan talks to professional baseball catcher Ryan Lavarnway about his experience being t...

67 minutes
Sep 24, 2022

This Is Why You Should Stick Around | Ask Daily Stoic

There are moments where things are so bad it can seem like they’ll never get better. Pe...

15 minutes
Sep 23, 2022

All That Matters Is How We Respond | No Pain No Gain

It was the great Athenian leader, Pericles, who said that there was nothing wrong with ...

8 minutes
Sep 22, 2022

It's About Finding the Right Amount

When we hear the word “temperance,” C.S. Lewis observed, most of us in the modern world...

4 minutes
Sep 21, 2022

Tim Miller on Political Games and Building Integrity

Ryan talks to political consultant and writer Tim Miller about his new book Why We Did ...

74 minutes
Sep 21, 2022

Don’t You See How Crazy This Is? | Discipline Is Destiny: Ruling Over Yourself

Sometimes things become so ordinary, such a normal part of life in polite society, that...

31 minutes
Sep 20, 2022

Would You Actually Be Able To Change? | On Handling Haters

Breaking news: an asteroid is hurtling towards earth and could destroy the planet. The ...

8 minutes
Sep 19, 2022

Aristotle on How to Tell a Story Pt. 2

Today’s episode features an excerpt from How to Tell a Story: An Ancient Guide to the A...

23 minutes
Sep 18, 2022

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For centuries, all sorts of people—generals and politicians, athletes and coaches, writers and leaders—have looked to the teachings of Stoicism to help guide their lives. Each day, author and speaker Ryan Holiday brings you a new lesson about life, inspired by the thoughts and writings of great Stoic thinkers like Marcus Aurelius and Seneca the Younger. Daily Stoic Podcast also features Q+As with listeners and interviews with notable figures from sports, academia, politics, and more. Learn more at DailyStoic.com.