Stoicism Resources

Stoicism Resources

In the words of Epictetus, “It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.” Here are some great Stoicism resources, categorised into Websites, Courses and Podcasts.

Websites

How To Be A Stoic – An evolving guide to practical Stoicism for the 21st Century. Massimo Pigliucci, author of How To Be A Stoic, deals with Stoic principles and their application in modern life.

Daily Stoic – Also linked to a book of the same name (The Daily Stoic by Ryan Holiday), this site features Stoic wisdom, quotes and interviews with experts in the field.

Modern Stoicism – The home of Stoic Week, Stoicism Today and Stoicon, Modern Stoicism is a private, limited by guarantee – and most importantly, not-for-profit – company, and another goldmine of Stoicism info.

Stoicism Subreddit – With over 60,000 subscribers, the Stoicism subreddit is an active place to philosophise with others interested in how Stoicism can be applied to their daily lives.

Courses

Stoicism: the Very Basics by Massimo Pigliucci – an introduction to the fundamental ideas of ancient Stoicism, with a focus on its practical applications to modern everyday living.

The 7-Day Guide by Daily Stoic – this highly curated 7-Day Guide will expand your knowledge and provide actionable tools and ideas to make you stronger, more resilient and happier.

Stoic Mindfulness & Resilience Training (SMRT) by Donald Robertson – this four-week long, introductory course will teach you basic Stoic practices for use in daily life.

Stoicism in a Week by Modern Stoicism – a free, guided day-by-day, week long course you can take at anytime, as an introduction to Stoic philosophy as a way of life.

Podcasts

All episodes of The Tim Ferriss Show referencing Stoicism – A big proponent of Stoicism, Tim Ferriss often discusses his favourite Stoic texts and how he applies them to his life.

Stoicism episode from the In Our Time podcast – Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss Stoicism, the third great philosophy of the Ancient World.

What exactly is Stoicism episode from the Stuff You Should Know Podcast – The word stoic has taken on its own meaning apart from the philosophical movement which gave it life. Learn all about the early stoics, what the philosophy is all about and where the movement stands today.