Perseverance is a character trait that requires preparation and sustainment. When we must persevere we spend our physical, mental, and emotional reserves in order to meet the demands of stress.
Fortune favors the prepared. Taking actions now to prepare for the day you need this strength is critical to carrying you through the hardest of times.
Daily Journey is a collection of my thoughts from reading The Daily Stoic: 366 Meditations on Wisdom, Perseverance, and the Art of Living. My objective is to gain greater control of my emotional responses by reading and sharing my thoughts on stoicism with you all everyday over the course of a next year. If you would like to explore these topics with me, and others who are seeking to gain emotional control I these articles to the Mastery of Skill closed facebook group and would love for you to join in on the conversation.