Episode #196 – Celebrate Other People’s SuccessesOne of the best ways to experience more joy and satisfaction in life is to change our perceptions and practice the art of changing paradigms. And one of the best ways to do this is to experience your friend’s successes as if they were your own. In this episode…Read details
In many parts of the world today people are looking for alternative frameworks with which to align their lives. We’ve lived in this bubble for so long that tells us that if we can have more and buy more and spend more and have more followers then, and only then, we can have the joy and true happiness that we so desperately search for.
But what if there was a belief system, or a framework for your life, that could grant you true happiness and inner peace at any stage of your life, no matter if you’re rich or poor, lonely or surrounded by friends, in a great career or struggling to get by? Well, I present to you the ancient Greek philosophy that is Stoicism.
Join me as I present weekly episodes showcasing some of the best and most practical advice from the great stoic philosophers.
Episode #195 – Feed Your Mind Every DayMotivation doesn’t come from one seminar. It’s a skill and a habit that must be developed daily, and in this episode Simon Drew encourages us to make the habit of watching, listening to, or reading something inspiring every single day.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 SUPPORT MY…Read details
Episode #194 – Go Back to the ClassicsIn this episode Simon Drew shares a passage from Seneca that will inspire us to go back and re-read the books that have changed our lives. By doing this we are better able to receive the nourishment they give and we can see the evolution of our mind…Read details
Episode #193 – It’s Natural for us to ServeIn this episode Simon Drew shares a quote from Marcus Aurelius that teaches us that to serve is natural for human beings, and that we are serving others and ourselves when we act our of kindness and charity. 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 SUPPORT MY WORK? BECOME…Read details
Episode #192 – Make Room For VirtueIn this episode Simon Drew shares a passage from Seneca that will encourage you to ask the question; “Is there room in my life for virtue?” Simon discusses how we can leave room both in our mindset and in our day to day activities for self improvement and virtue…Read details
Episode #191 – Find Your FreedomWe all have barriers that have been set for us by other people or by ourselves. These restrictions lead to lives unlived and adventures unexplored. In this episode Simon Drew calls us to overcome these barriers and to instead live a live of passion and adventure. To contact Simon Drew: risetothegoodlife.com/contact/One-on-one mindset…Read details
Episode #182 – Charity For Its Own SakeIn this holiday season it’s important to recognise just how lucky we all are, and it’s equally important to take care of the people in our lives. In this episode Simon Drew offers a challenge for us all to do service and charity for its own sake. Do…Read details
Episode #100 – What Makes The Difference? It’s the holiday season and in this episode Simon challenges us to do a gratitude journal for at least a week. By doing this you’ll be rewiring your mind to look for the beauty in 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 SUPPORT MY WORK? BECOME A PATRON ON…Read details
Episode #179 - Think
Do your actions all have a purpose? Are you living with intention? As simple as it may sound, in this episode Simon Drew encourages us to think more often, and to live a life of intention.
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Episode #178 – The Simple Way of LifeHow can some people have no wisdom but be purely happy if the Stoics teach that wisdom leads to happiness? This is the question posed by one of our listeners, and in this episode Simon Drew does his best to resolve this seeming conflict. To contact Simon Drew: risetothegoodlife.com/contact/One-on-one mindset…Read details