Your response to the things that happen around you, and even to you is one of the most powerful tools you have.
You don’t have to be gloom and doom when the weather isn’t just right. You don’t have to rage when things aren’t going your way.
You get to have a say in how you act and how you feel. Why would you ever give up this power to others.
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.