The Pocket Philosopher: A Philosophy Podcast

Quote Episode: The Philosophy of Miyamoto Musashi

1 year ago

Welcome to The Pocket Philosopher, a podcast where we explore the ideas and concepts of philosophy and Stoicism to figure out how to live better and more resilient lives.

This is a quote episode that will focus on the philosophy of Miyamoto Musashi, Japan's most faous swordsman. Musashi was not only a martial artist, but a writer and philosopher and his work The Book of Five Rings has given people direction, perspective, and inspiration for hundreds of years.

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Philosophy can be a confusing subject. Join me, Tobias Weaver on a podcast exploring practical Stoic philosophy with the aim to help you to develop the conditions of your mind to improve the conditions of your life. Here we'll explores the ideas of ancient philosophy, modern philosophy, Stoicism and psychology to outline ways to take ownership for our well-being and build a steady resilience to life's hardships. In the face of increasing stress, anxiety, depression and general threats to mental health, the goal of The Pocket Philosopher is to provide practical tools to help us remain calm, stable, and content, regardless of the storms that threaten to unbalance us.