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2 – Loneliness and The Little Prince
On the surface, The Little Prince is a book about an aviator who crashes in the desert and meets a little boy. Under the surface, The Little Prince is a meditation on loneliness. When one is alone, functions become friends. Life lessons become characters. Ordinary obstacles become beautiful experiences. And effort, even utterly futile effort, is praiseworthy. Not because of utility but because it uses our time. Without conditions, everything becomes worthwhile. When one is lonely, when one...
1 – Must Triumph: How Much Fight Do You Have Within You
From an early age, I was introduced to "kaizen" (改善), the philosophy of continuous self-improvement. At first, it was only to improve my martial arts, then I applied it to every other aspect of my life. The attraction of martial arts is simple: a small person can beat a big person. It only took me a short time to realize a small person can defeat a bigger person if the smaller person is more efficient. I applied this to everything: to find the best hacks, leveraging the right resources, the...
Episode 0: Genesis
Hi. Welcome. This is episode zero of the must triumph podcast. Now, why I made an episode zero is because this podcast needs a bit of explanation. This won't be a generic interview podcast nor will it be an NPR-docu-style podcast. This podcast will be a street-level look at everyday philosophy from the mind of a martial artist... Chapters Music Ross BugdenBensound