Episode #45 – Stop Sleeping, Live Your Purpose, Love Yourself

​Episode #45 – Stop Sleeping, Live Your Purpose, Love Yourself​Do you have a hard time getting up in the morning? Is life just getting a little too repetitive and boring? Are you lacking in motivation? Well if that’s you, then this episode will hopefully give you some insights that will whip your life back into…

Episode #44 – The Wednesday Podcast (24/01/18)

​Episode #​44 – The Wednesday Podcast (24/01/18)​In this episode Simon Drew reads your answers to the question, “who is your favorite Stoic and why?”. Thank you to all of you who answered! If you didn’t submit an answer today, but would like to in the future, just go to risetothegoodlife.com and subscribe to my mailing…

Episode #43 – Your Most Precious Resource

​Episode #42 – Your Most Precious ResourceIn this episode Simon Drew discusses your most precious resource (time). He shares some amazing words from Seneca and encourages you to change the way that you see your life, and how you live it. Also he shares some of Senecas advice about how we should see our time as…

Episode #42 – Do Less, Better

Episode #42 – Do Less, BetterIn this episode Simon Drew shares some advice from Marcus Aurelius about our need to do less, but to do it better. Are you spreading yourself too thin? Do you need to scale back and focus more on the important parts of life? If the answer is yes, then this…

Episode #41 – The Wednesday Podcast (17/01/18)

Episode #41 – The Wednesday Podcast (17/01/18) In this episode Simon Drew shares your answers to the question “which Stoic practice has most positively impacted your life over the past year?”. He discusses practices like gratitude, the trichotomy of control, and living each day as a separate life. Thank you to all of you who…

Episode #40 – A Stoic Approach to Guilt

​Episode #40 – A Stoic Approach to GuiltGuilt can be both a positive or a negative emotion, and in this episode Simon Drew discusses a Stoic approach to guilt, both in how we see it and what we do about it.This episode should help you to understand your own guilt, and it will guide you…

Episode #39 – The Day of Judgement Lingers

Episode #39 – The Day of Judgement Lingers Many people believe that there will come a day when we will finally be judged about the way we’ve spent our time here on earth, but not everyone agrees on just how that judgement can or will take place. In this episode Simon Drew shares Seneca’s idea…

Episode #38 – The Stoic Way to Leave a Legacy

Episode #38 – The Stoic Way to Leave a Legacy How do we leave a good legacy, and what would the Stoics have said on the subject? This was a great question that we received from a listener of the podcast, and in this episode Simon Drew gives his response using stoic principles and quotes.…

Episode #36 – 2018 Will Probably Suck, and Here’s How to Deal With It.

Episode #36 – 2018 Will Probably Suck, and Here’s How to Deal With It.   It’s a new year, which means new opportunities, new goals, new aspirations, and also new problems. It’s important to be excited for the year and to be hopeful of good times to come, but it’s also equally important to recognize…