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The Daily Stoic

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


You Have The Power 03:00 09/24/2021
This is All You Need | The Most Secure Fortress 09:16 09/23/2021
Coach Bob Bowman on Balancing Stillness and Excellence | You Have To Earn That Trust 71:24 09/22/2021
What We Accept, and What We Must Never Accept 03:35 09/21/2021
You Must Be Willing To Stand Alone | On Handling Haters 10:30 09/20/2021
How to Be More Courageous With Stoicism (7 Tips) 10:49 09/19/2021
Professor Jo Lukito on the Rise of Misinformation 76:56 09/18/2021
You Need To Be That Bright Spot 02:18 09/17/2021
This is Why You're Upset | Anyone Can Get Lucky, Not Everyone Can Persevere 08:07 09/16/2021
Author Adam Rubin on Creativity and Pursuing Your Passion | Did It Make You Better 77:33 09/15/2021
The Whiplash is Your Fault 03:01 09/14/2021
Just A Few Seconds Of Courage | A New Way To Pray 10:33 09/13/2021
New Book Preview: Courage Is Calling | You Must Burn The White Flag 10:09 09/12/2021
Bobby Hall (Logic) on Turning Pain Into Prosperity 68:08 09/11/2021
You Can’t Go Out Like This 04:32 09/10/2021
You Are Not Seeing The Whole Picture | Nothing To Fear But Fear Itself 10:27 09/09/2021
Author Tom Nichols on the Assault on Modern Thinking | The Story We Tell Is Powerful 89:24 09/08/2021
How Are You Using Your Platform? 03:25 09/07/2021
Nothing Is Possible Without This | A Hard Winter Training 10:18 09/06/2021
50 (Short) Rules For Life From The Stoics 33:03 09/05/2021
Little Rock Nine Member Ernest Green on Creating an Atmosphere of Change 70:43 09/04/2021
These Are The People Watching Out For You 03:39 09/03/2021
This Is Worse Than Death | The Philosopher’s School Is A Hospital 08:26 09/02/2021
Brad Stulberg on the Practice of Groundedness | They Are Us And We Are Them 77:55 09/01/2021
Nothing Is Unusual 02:27 08/31/2021
This Choice Is Everything | A Cure For Procrastination 12:59 08/30/2021
Time Management Strategies From the Stoics 13:03 08/29/2021
Sharon Lebell on Epictetus and Rescuing Philosophy from the Philosophers 66:39 08/28/2021
You May Have To Do This 02:27 08/27/2021
Compete With Yourself And Root For Everybody Else | Seeking Out Shipwrecks 09:25 08/26/2021