One of the greater lessons that has been taught to us from the Stoics is the idea that wisdom is what truly stays with a person - not externals. In th...View Details

#208 - True Beauty

It's a cliche argument to make, but it still holds true - beauty is on the inside. In this episode Simon Drew shares a passage from Epictetus that wil...View Details

In this episode Simon Drew shares a passage from Marcus Aurelius where he discusses how unnecessary external validation really is.  To contact Simon ...View Details

It's helpful for us to view our trials as happening for us, not to us. In this episode Simon Drew shares a passage from Marcus Aurelius that will enco...View Details

It can be easy sometimes to beat ourselves up because we haven't perfected our life yet, but in this episode Simon Drew shares a passage from Epictetu...View Details

An oftentimes ugly part of humanity is that we always want more, no matter how much we already have. In this episode Simon Drew shares a passage from ...View Details

#203 - Be Your Own Judge

In this episode Simon Drew shares a passage from Seneca that encourages us to build the habit of being our own judge at the end of each day. Look over...View Details

#202 - Be a Good Person

Sometimes we can lose sight of the true goal that we should be aiming at with all our pursuits in life, and that's to be a good person. In this episod...View Details

So much of our success and fulfilment in life depends on the stories that we tell ourselves. The Stoics taught that if you change your story then you ...View Details

Virtue is quite a broad term, and it can be hard to know where to start when we want to have more virtue in our lives. In this episode Simon Drew shar...View Details

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