The Daily Stoic

By 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 DailyStoic.com.

  1. 1.
    Ask Yourself This Question About Every Thought | Heroes, Here And Now
    9:27
  2. 2.
    Steven Pinker on the Pursuit of Rationality | Never Wish Away A Minute of Your Life
    1:07:31
  3. 3.
    Legacy Is Not For You
    2:16
  4. 4.
    This Is How To Become Wise | Make Honesty Your Only Policy
    10:27
  5. 5.
    12 (Stoic) Questions That Will Change Your Life
    17:32
  6. 6.
    David Rubenstein on Patriotic Philanthropy and the Value of History
    1:04:48
  7. 7.
    You Can’t Put Things Off
    2:57
  8. 8.
    If You Can’t Stand The Heat… | Don’t Get Mad, Help
    10:41
  1. 9.
    Robert Greene on the Power of Daily Practice | You Have To See Both
    1:11:22
  2. 10.
    You Must Study These Laws
    4:32
  3. 11.
    When the World Caves In… | Practice Love
    8:27
  4. 12.
    How Stoicism Can Help You Persevere and Succeed
    12:15
  5. 13.
    Major General Dan Caine on Becoming a Great Leader
    1:12:13
  6. 14.
    Who Are You Studying Under?
    3:47
  7. 15.
    Make A’s in a few things | A Selfish Reason To Be Good
    8:20
  8. 16.
    Kate Bowler on Memento Mori and Falling in Love with Fate | This Decision—This Process—Will Change Your Life
    1:05:47
  9. 17.
    You Have To Be Firm… But Not Rude
    2:53
  10. 18.
    This Is the Greatest Thing | Practice Silence
    10:20
  11. 19.
    How Stoicism Can Help You Be Brave (7 Practical Tips)
    10:36
  12. 20.
    Rabbi Mordecai Finley on the Value of Rationality
    1:40:49
  13. 21.
    The Gift Of Having To Start Over
    3:32
  14. 22.
    Why Are We Still Talking About This? | You Can’t Touch Me
    9:22
  15. 23.
    Stephen Hanselman on Pursuing Virtue and Redefining Courage | How Are You Going To Be?
    1:19:12
  16. 24.
    Prepare Yourself To Answer The Call | Courage Is Calling: Preface & Introduction
    22:23
  17. 25.
    The World Wants To Know | Pain Is Self-Inflicted Harm
    9:56
  18. 26.
    Exclusive Preview: Courage Is Calling | Don’t Be Deterred by Difficulties
    8:28
  19. 27.
    Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman on Having the Courage to Doing the Right Thing
    1:15:15
  20. 28.
    You Have The Power
    3:00
  21. 29.
    This is All You Need | The Most Secure Fortress
    9:16
  22. 30.
    Coach Bob Bowman on Balancing Stillness and Excellence | You Have To Earn That Trust
    1:11:24
  23. 31.
    What We Accept, and What We Must Never Accept
    3:35
  24. 32.
    You Must Be Willing To Stand Alone | On Handling Haters
    10:30
  25. 33.
    How to Be More Courageous With Stoicism (7 Tips)
    10:50
  26. 34.
    Professor Jo Lukito on the Rise of Misinformation
    1:16:56
  27. 35.
    You Need To Be That Bright Spot
    2:18
  28. 36.
    This is Why You're Upset | Anyone Can Get Lucky, Not Everyone Can Persevere
    8:07
  29. 37.
    Author Adam Rubin on Creativity and Pursuing Your Passion | Did It Make You Better
    1:17:33
  30. 38.
    The Whiplash is Your Fault
    3:01
  31. 39.
    Just A Few Seconds Of Courage | A New Way To Pray
    10:34
  32. 40.
    New Book Preview: Courage Is Calling | You Must Burn The White Flag
    10:09
  33. 41.
    Bobby Hall (Logic) on Turning Pain Into Prosperity
    1:08:08
  34. 42.
    You Can’t Go Out Like This
    4:32
  35. 43.
    You Are Not Seeing The Whole Picture | Nothing To Fear But Fear Itself
    10:27
  36. 44.
    Author Tom Nichols on the Assault on Modern Thinking | The Story We Tell Is Powerful
    1:29:24
  37. 45.
    How Are You Using Your Platform?
    3:25
  38. 46.
    Nothing Is Possible Without This | A Hard Winter Training
    10:18
  39. 47.
    50 (Short) Rules For Life From The Stoics
    33:03
  40. 48.
    Little Rock Nine Member Ernest Green on Creating an Atmosphere of Change
    1:10:43
  41. 49.
    These Are The People Watching Out For You
    3:39
  42. 50.
    This Is Worse Than Death | The Philosopher’s School Is A Hospital
    8:26

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