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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.

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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.

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    Will You Dance or Throw A Tantrum? | No Time For Theories, Just Results

    Will You Dance or Throw A Tantrum? | No Time For Theories, Just Results

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    • 9 min
    Will MacAskill on Creating Lasting Change

    Will MacAskill on Creating Lasting Change

    Ryan talks to professor and writer Will MacAskill about his book What We Owe The Future (https://geni.us/agep), how to create effective change in the world, the importance of gaining a better perspective on the world, and more.

    Will MacAskill is an Associate Professor in Philosophy and Research Fellow at the Global Priorities Institute, University of Oxford. His research focuses on the fundamentals of effective altruism - the use of evidence and reason to help others as much as possible with our time and money - with a particular concentration on how to act given moral uncertainty. He is the author of the upcoming book What We Owe The Future, available for purchase on August 12. Will also wrote Doing Good Better: Effective Altruism and a Radical New Way to Make a Difference and co-authored Moral Uncertainty.

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    How To Respond To Crazy People

    How To Respond To Crazy People

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    • 2 min
    Donald Robertson on Marcus Aurelius and Understanding Stoicism

    Donald Robertson on Marcus Aurelius and Understanding Stoicism

    Ryan talks to author Donald Robertson about his new graphic novel Verissimus: The Stoic Philosophy of Marcus Aurelius, the various influences that molded Marcus Aurelius into a philosopher king, how Stoicism is about unity and love, and more.

    Donald is a writer, cognitive-behavioral psychotherapist and trainer. He is the author of several books and many articles on philosophy, psychotherapy, and psychological skills training, including How to Think Like a Roman Emperor: The Stoic Philosophy of Marcus Aurelius (which you can pick up at the Painted Porch Bookshop).

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    • 1 hr 9 min
    This is All It’s Good For | 3 Stoic Mantras To Build Your Life On

    This is All It’s Good For | 3 Stoic Mantras To Build Your Life On

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    • 12 min
    You Can’t Resent Them | What Little Wins Can You Find

    You Can’t Resent Them | What Little Wins Can You Find

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    • 8 min

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