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  • Master the Modern Art of Happiness Through Wisdom, Freedom, Resilience, Confidence and Calmness
  • By: Daniel Michaels
  • Narrated by: Ivan Busenius
  • Length: 3 hrs and 3 mins
  • 4.1 out of 5 stars (36 ratings)

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Stoicism: A Complete Guide for Beginners to Understanding and Practicing the Stoics Philosophy

By: Daniel Michaels
Narrated by: Ivan Busenius
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Summary

If you want the secrets to minimizing worry, dealing with life's curveballs, and overcoming obstacles without breaking a sweat, then read on...

Here's the deal: The world can be a scary place. If you're reading this, you're probably tired of always losing control when faced with adversity and are looking for solutions for your lack of discipline and fortitude, struggling to be as happy as you can in the face of dire pain.

If this sounds familiar, then the wisdom contained in this guide is your way out.

Stoicism is a tried-and-tested philosophy that has been practiced and is still being practiced by some of the world's brightest minds and most accomplished people, and with good reason. If you want to take back control of your emotions and avoid the chronic dissatisfaction plaguing so many people in today's world, then this book is for you.

Here's what you're going to discover in this audiobook:

  • What Stoicism really means and why it's important in today's world
  • A brief, concise history of stoicism and some of its famous contemporary followers
  • Ways to find complete happiness by adopting the Stoic philosophy and approach to life
  • The eight key principles of stoicism
  • The triangle of stoic happiness and how to apply this to your life to become unflappable
  • Reasons why you should adopt the stoic mind-set today
  • Five simple ways to practice gratitude and feel great all the time
  • Powerful rules of stoicism to follow in the modern era if you want to remain calm in an uncertain world
  • And much more!

If you want to learn how to deal with crises and become unbreakable even in life-and-death situations, scroll up and click the "buy now" button to get started!

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stoy-cism or stow-i-cism?

I couldn't continue with this as the narrator kept pronouncing it stoy-cism. In both British and American English it's stow-i-cism, unless I'm mistaken, which I don't think I am. It was just really annoying! Look, here's what the dictionary says: https://dictionary.cambridge.org/pronunciation/english/stoicism

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awful audio

awful narration limited scope of the field and generally just poor completely topped off off with a chapter just basically selling another book don't do it

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I recommend this little book wholeheartedly

Most importantly, how we can learn from it and apply it in our everyday life. I loved the way of understanding happened here. The Obstacle Is The Way and I recommend this little book wholeheartedly.

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I am just beginning my path to adopting Stoicism

I am just beginning my path to adopting a stoic life. This book has been a great resource. It is well-spoken and organized in a way that is actionable. Great book!

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I enjoyed it

I enjoyed it. It gave me exactly what I was looking for as such a great guide.

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Some very cool quotes in this book

I found this book to be easy to hear and hugely helpful in my day today. I am not one to read very much so I have to be interested and it needs to be an easy understand. Short chapters and fluid content. I highly recommend this book!

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  • William
  • 09-01-20

Good resource

This is one of the best book, I've listened. This book shares a lot of useful guideline.

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  • HENRIK
  • 24-08-21

60% Stoicism + 40% waste of time

The first part is actually on stoicism - and quite interesting too.
somewhere around 60% it turns into a listing of "Stoics are:" and a looooong list of super human traits. This part is so degrading for the topic, as it seems as if stoics are persons who like to listen to long lists about how great/superior they are....
Last part is marketing of other books... very annoying to me.

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  • MathNerd
  • 15-08-20

Narrator is an idiot

The idiot narrator Ivan Busenius incorrectly pronounces stoicism. He says the word over a thousand times in 3 hours.

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  • Elizabeth D
  • 21-02-20

Great Overview

I love this audiobook. It was my first read on stoisicm, and it was clear and easy to follow. I bought the hardcover so that I could underline and highlight. However, the only thing that was a little off was that the narrator kept pronouncing stoicism: stoi'-si-zm, not the proper: stow'·uh·si·zm

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  • Sylvia D. Dyson
  • 19-01-20

This audiobook is my Bible

I'm not a very religious person but I am passionate about living an intentional, happy and stoic life and teaching my kids the right principles to live by. I listen this audiobook every morning with my kids and love all of the lessons that come from it.

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  • J. Flores
  • 09-01-20

I am very pleased after listening this book

I truly like the route for the creator takes us inside! i'm happy to perusing this Self-Discipline, Using a Daily Stoic Routine. An incredible data of unmistakably exhibited.

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  • Gail Forcewind
  • 31-12-19

Helping me understand more

This audiobook will help you learn and understand more about Stoicism. This book gives a clear overview of all the key Stoic ideas and how their application can lead to a happier life through the use of Stoicism.

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  • Paul Molive
  • 31-12-19

I love Stoicism!

Life changing if you choose to embrace the Stoic philosophy. I now consider myself a novice Stoic and will read this book again and again to reinforce the principles until they are part of my natural being. Outstanding!

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  • Petey Cruiser
  • 31-12-19

Great Stoicism Guide

This is a good summary of the stoic philosophy with useful steps to make it part of your life. Recommended if you are looking for a high level teaching about this philosophy of Stoicism.

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  • Anna Sthesia
  • 31-12-19

Starting to realize the joys of Stoicism

It’s still early in my diagnoses and application of Stoic principles in my own life, but this great book about how to live a better life has been made a remarkable improvement in my ability to be happy about my life and experience joy.