• Stoicism: The Manual of Ancient Stoic Philosophy as a Way of Modern Life - A Beginner's Guide to Develop Mindset Through Critical Thinking and Self-Discipline, and to Increase Your Wisdom Daily

  • By: David Drive
  • Narrated by: Jeff Bower
  • Length: 3 hrs and 34 mins
  • 4.2 out of 5 stars (6 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

Have you ever thought you could reach the deep joy? Do you want the gift of serenity and contentment?

This is what Stoicism offers to you with its simple and practical message of self-discipline and mindfulness.

If you want to be inspired by the Stoic way of life as well as some of history’s greatest leaders, thinkers, and innovators, then keep listening...

Almost forgotten for centuries, Stoicism has come back to life in recent years as a practical philosophy for everyone from Silicon Valley tech entrepreneurs and NFL players to leaders in business, politics, and the military. Just like the great Stoics of ancient times, today’s leaders turn to Stoicism to learn how to rise above obstacles and develop a mindset of unshakeable strength and determination.

This audiobook will teach you the Stoic secret to happiness and true success. 

You will learn:

  • Why focusing on the things under your control can give you freedom 
  • How to stop suffering from anxiety about your career, relationships, and health 
  • Simple tips to lead others effectively 
  • The four emotional habits that cause unhappiness and how to recognize them 
  • How to live with self-discipline and personal dignity
  • How to get over feelings of regret, disappointment, and jealousy 
  • The best strategy to remain untroubled 
  • Some practices to feel happy, energized, and content 
  • A lot of inspirational quotes from the great Stoic philosophers

Even if you've never heard of Stoicism and you've never tried to approach an ancient philosophy, this guide is may be for you the best choice because it is filled with practical examples and simple tips.

©2019 David Drive (P)2019 David Drive

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Great beginning to stoicism!

i really enjoyed listening to this book to and from work. it was a wonderful listen for a new stoic and i recommend it for people wanting to start a stoicism journey.

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Practical tips

Practical tips on applying stoicism to modern life. some points I felt could have been expanded and not so simplistic but overall, pretty useful.