Stoicism Part II

My previous post Stoicism Part I dealt with the overall philosophy of Stoicism. This post will cover some techniques to actualize these tenets. Since Stoicism is a philosophy of life, it must be lived and practiced. Strategies Negative visualization Moderation…

Tribalism

Tribalism is a vestige from when humans were in small groups, and encountering another group could potentially mean death. The tribe that walked over smiling and carrying gifts got slaughtered, and those doing the slaughtering were our ancestors. Evolution selected…

Stoicism Part I

In the days of Ancient Greece, philosophy and science were intertwined. Philosophers were scientists. Science is the attempt to uncover immutable laws about the physical world. In turn, Philosophy is the attempt the uncover immutable laws about life. The philosophy…

Victim Ideologies

The problem that we have with a victim mentality is that we forget to see the blessings of the day. Because of this, our spirit is poisoned instead of nourished. - Steve Maraboli Victim ideologies inherently create and promote a…