Why All Men Need to Study Great Men

Robert E Lee

Welcome! As a Gift, Check Out This FREE ProgramIt’s mythical men that seem detached, immortal, and unattainable that can do more to despair than to inspire. Yet, as we read about even history’s greatest heroes, it’s most grand personas and sometimes even its most opulent rulers, we see that in every ounce of greatness there […]

2 Things Guaranteed in Life: You Will Fail and You Will Die

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You will falter. You will fail. But will you rise, and rise again? Life has certain guarantees. Many of these set-in-stone realities hold us back from experiencing life and all of its wonders, both good and bad, in its truest sense. Death is a guarantee. You will die. I will die. In fact, with each […]

Man Up Monday: Where Life Is Won

Spartacus

Life isn’t won in the easy chair. It’s not won in bed, nor by winning the lottery. Life is won where all battles are won, in the trenches, it’s fought for and taken, it isn’t handed over or bestowed upon. To Man Up is to understand that life is a struggle, it just is, there […]

13 Rules for Living a Flourishing Life

Chad Howse Rules for Life

If there was a rule I made it my mission to break it. I always saw rules as confining, oppressive, as things that were trying to hold me back from having fun. In my youth I was fighting fights simply to fight fights, never stopping to think if my battles were good or destructive. After […]

Man Up Monday: How to Win at Life

Ali

The weak think that life is a series of events that happen to them. The strong understand that life, success, happiness, and everything else we want in our lives and of life are things we have to earn, win, and warrant. Winning at life is a choice you make that then must be backed up […]

Dump and Chase: How to Face Your Greatest Fears and Win

Win

I’m Canadian, so we may as well start one article off by talking about hockey. In hockey the goal is obviously to score, but this is typically done when you dominate puck possession in the opponent’s zone. The tough part, often times, is gaining the zone and keeping the puck there. One of the ways to […]

Man Up Monday: Do What Must Be Done

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Part of being a man and being a leader is doing what must be done, not what you’d like to do or what the populace wants you to do. Sometimes you need to be violent to protect the innocent. Sometimes you need to work long, arduous hours to provide for your family. You may not […]

Well, We’ve Killed Reflection

Reflection

I’ve taken up the habit of walking to the gym rather than driving. Sure it takes more time, time that could be spent working, but without this 15-minute walk I would have no silence in my day, no time to reflect and work out in my mind what’s going on with my work or life […]

Man Up Monday: The Choice That Controls Your Fate

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It’s becoming more and more apparent that each man has the same amount of control over his life; be it his present or his destiny. This control comes in the form of a decision: how we react to the events, good and bad, that occur in our lives. Strong men choose to see hardship not […]

Man Up Monday: Until Lambs Become Lions

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You’re average. I’m average. This isn’t in comparison to others, but simply in comparison to whom we have the potential to become. On the scale of what we can be, we’re falling short. To ‘Man Up!’ is to stop making excuses and start taking action, no matter how difficult this action may be, a man […]