There comes a time in life when a young man begins to understand the things that really matter most. He learns to divide his time for the things he cares about. As he gets older, his time becomes more precious and valuable to him and he wants to keep a close eye on it....

Broken men are incapable of standing strong under pressure. We see this in our politicians – so many of them are broken and the ones with enough strength to stand are usually marginalized and run out of office by the rest. Why? Because they actually stand for they camp...

Taking ownership of my responsibility as a role model for my son these last couple of years has also had an increasingly good effect on me personally. I believe I’m becoming a better man because of the effort I put into being a model of manliness for my boy. Plato once...

King Cyrus was facing a rebellion and was ready to enslave an entire people in order to subjugate them once and for all. The only equally drastic alternative to enslavement was to deprive the men of their masculinity. Don’t fall for it.

If you don’t have a suit you need to get one, not only will you look more respectable and stylish, but you'll also feel more confident. Even if you don’t intend to wear it very often, it is always better to have one and not need it than to need one and not have it....

Great men throughout history have almost all held the habit of journaling in common. I could go on about how greatness is something that comes after years of hard work and self-development but I’ll spare you the work up and just get to why you start journaling today if...

We should have a name that commands respect, a name that we safeguard with our own honor and likewise, we should respect the good names of other people. A good name matters. It might be all you have when you’re at your lowest or it might propel you to the top.

One of the young men poised a war-spear for the cast.
"Hast thou a god?"
[Hay Stockard replied,] "Ay, the God of my fathers."
He [Stockard] shifted the axe for a better grip. Baptiste the Red gave the sign, and the spear hurtled full against his breast. Sturges Owen [t...

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