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…

Episode #35 – Goals

Episode #35 – Goals   The goal-setting time of year is upon us, and in this episode Simon Drew shares some great wisdom from Epictetus that can help you to become the person who you want to be in 2018. EPICTETUS QUOTE: “Now is the time to get serious about living your ideals. Once you…

Episode #34 – Gratitude and Charity

Episode #34 – Gratitude and Charity In this holiday season it’s sometimes easy to focus on what everyone else has instead of focusing on all the abundance that we enjoy ourselves. In this episode Simon Drew shares some stoic advice about gratitude and charity, as well as some challenges for you for the end of…

Episode #33 – Wherever You Go, There You Are

Episode #33 – Wherever You Go, There You Are Since humanity began we have been inventing new ways to escape. To escape our surroundings, to escape our circumstances, to escape our past, to escape our future, to escape our fears and troubles. We escape using alcohol, drugs, sex, travel, wealth, fame, fancy cars, possessions, big…

Episode #32 – Why Are You Here?

Episode #32 – Why Are You Here? Why are you here? What’s the purpose of your life? In this episode Simon Drew shares some great advice from Viktor Frankl and Marcus Aurelius, and encourages you to find a deeper meaning for your life. To contact Simon Drew: risetothegoodlife.com/contact/ One-on-one mindset coaching: risetothegoodlife.com/coaching/ Facebook: facebook.com/practicalstoicwisdom/ Twitter:  twitter.com/Simonjedrew  WANT TO…

Episode #31 – How to Deal With Anger

Episode #31 – How to Deal With Anger What do we do about anger? How can we truly control what seems like natural responses to annoying situations? In this episode Simon Drew tackles anger and offers a Stoic solution to this and other negative emotions. To contact Simon Drew: risetothegoodlife.com/contact/ One-on-one mindset coaching: risetothegoodlife.com/coaching/ Facebook: facebook.com/practicalstoicwisdom/ Twitter:  twitter.com/Simonjedrew …