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In this episode I share two wise pieces of advice that Marcus Aurelius received from Sextus - one on intuitive sympathy and the other on love. I explain that Stoicism doesn't requi...

In this episode I share a couple of pieces of advice that Marcus Aurelius received from Apollonius. First, to show strength in flexibility, and second to accept favours without los...

In this episode Simon Drew shares some wise advice that Marcus Aurelius received that will encourage you to go deeper in your study and to never settle for less than full understan...

One of the biggest problems that we face as a result of the massive divide growing in the world today, mostly due to the ego and our tendency to descend into tribalism, is that we ...

In this episode I continue my analysis of some of Marcus Aurelius's more interesting personal ideals. In particular, in this episode I talk about the importance that he placed on g...

In this episode I continue my study of Marcus Aurelius' first book in meditations where he is outlining his own personal ideal by taking the best characteristics and lessons from p...

In this episode I encourage you to follow in the footsteps of Marcus Aurelius by taking stock of the incredible people in your life who you look up to and would like to emulate. Ma...

In this episode I share a quote from Epictetus that can help us to understand the very simple process by which we can begin to live a life of intention. This episode is also somewh...

In this episode Simon Drew discusses the Dichotomy of Control - the knowledge of what is in your power and what is not. This is the path that Epictetus sets for us in order to achi...

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