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Emerson on Talent vs. Character, Our Resistance to Change, and the Key to True Personal Growth

“People wish to be settled; only as far as they are unsettled is there any hope for them.”<p><i>“Cut short of the floundering and you’ve cut short the possible creative outcomes,”</i> Denise Shekerjian wrote in contemplating the capacity for “staying loose” that many MacArthur geniuses have in common. <i>“Cheat</i> …

Travel the World With a Backpack | The Art of Manliness

All images taken by Dave Danzeiser.<p><i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post by David Danzeiser.</i><p>I hung up the phone with the travel agent. I had just …

Backpacking

Manly Quotes | 80+ Quotes on Men & Manhood | The Art of Manliness

When putting together our two paperback books, we sought to pepper the text in each with quotes about men and manhood. What we quickly discovered was …

How to Make Good Decision, From Ben Franklin | The Art of Manliness

“My way is to divide half a sheet of paper by a line into two columns; writing over the one Pro and over the other Con. Then during three or four …

How to Be Reliable: 15 Maxims on Becoming a Reliable Man | The Art of Manliness

As we head into our last week of this “Heading Out on Your Own” series, I’d like to pause from our “harder,” more practical skills to talk about a …

How to Build A Survival Shelter | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Creek Stewart, Senior Instructor at the Willow Haven Outdoor School for Survival, Preparedness & …

How to Read a Book | The Art of Manliness

1. Open book.<p>2. Read words.<p>3. Close book.<p>4. Move on to next book.<p>Reading a book seems like a pretty straightforward task, doesn’t it? And in some …

Kenneth Royce: Archetypes of Manhood | The Art of Manliness

Read the Transcript<p><b>Brett</b>: Brett McKay here and welcome to another episode of the “Art of Manliness” podcast. Now if you were to make a list of all …

Here’s The Schedule Very Successful People Follow Every Day

All too often, productivity tips are a dime a dozen. Some even <i>conflict</i> with each other. What we need is a system.<p><b>What schedule do the pros use? What</b> …

19 Incredible Tips On Life That You Will Cherish Forever

By Alok Pandey,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1i2gXkj<p>Producer’s note: Someone on Quora asked: What are your top life hacks? Here is one of the best …

Interview With John Romaniello | The Art of Manliness

<b>Brett</b>: Brett McKay here and welcome to another edition of The Art of Manliness podcast. So, what does Joseph Campbell’s archetype of the Hero’s …

How to Be a Man | The Art of Manliness

<i>Note: What you will find below is not so much a long blog post, but a short ebook; approach it as such. At over 20k words, it will probably take an</i> …

16 Women On The Sexiest Thing Their Significant Other Has Said To Them

By hoK leahciM,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1pErV45<p>These women really know how to tell it all. They reveal the hottest, steamiest, sexiest things …

10 Great Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

You’re talented, you have great ideas and you’re hard working, but you’re often unrecognized, misunderstood and taken for granted.<p>Whether it’s in …

Charles Duhigg: Change Bad Habits | The Art of Manliness

In this episode we talk to Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Charles Duhigg about his book <i>The Power of Habit.</i> <i>The Power of Habit</i> was our book of the …

#65: The Obstacle Is The Way With Ryan Holiday

#67: The Manliness of Jack London With Earle Labor

10 Overlooked Truths About Action | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Kyle Eschenroeder.</i><p>“This is a holy moment. A sacramental moment. A moment in which a man feels the gods as …

motorcycle top 10s

…And the 10 where you’re most likely to fail.<p>25 March 2018 at 13:21<p>Time’s running out for Euro3-spec machines…<p>13 March 2018 at 12:13<p>Which countries …

Boost Nutrition, Save Money with Surprising "Veggie Hacks" | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Since man first discovered that he could domesticate plants, we’ve been trying to make them more palatable. Most edible wild plants are too bitter, …

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The complex controls of an F1 steering wheel revealed

The modern Formula 1 car is among the most amazing machines ever made. And when you're going wheel-to-wheel with someone like four-time world champ …

The Casper Hug & Bounce Mattress

Casper believes the main selling point of their mattress is its ability to both hug and contour <i>and</i> resist and bounce, thereby making sex on top of it …

Up in Arms: Georgia Governor To Sign Controversial Gun Bill Wednesday

ATLANTA – Its official name is the “Safe Carry Protection Act.”<p>But critics are calling it the “Guns Everywhere Bill.”<p>At noon Wednesday, Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal is scheduled to sign the sweeping legislation into law. One of the most permissive state gun laws in the nation, it will allow licensed …

5 Timeless Techniques Rock-Star Speakers Use

From riveting preachers to the one-and-only Steve Jobs, the best public speakers have mastered these classic skills.<p>When Steve Jobs got into high gear as a speaker, many people reported that he seemed to have a reality-distortion field around him. No matter how unrealistic his claims at any given …

Jim Meehan's Tips for Developing New Cocktails

Jim Meehan opened <b>PDT</b>—the secret/famous cocktail lounge accessed through a phone booth in the East Village's Crif Dogs—in 2007. Since then, we've loved his drinks and his work on Food & Wine's annual cocktail guide. His <i>PDT Cocktail Book</i> is one of our home bar essentials. Meehan is schooled in …

How To Think Like a Psychologist: A Free Online Course from Stanford

In early January, we brought you a set of 15 tips to help you stick to your New Year’s resolutions, straight from <i>The Willpower Instinct,</i> a …

The Science of Vermouth, Italian Drink Back in Style

After nearly thirty years of anonymity, vermouth is very much back in style: find out more about a fancy drink you can even try to make and taste at …

Vermouth

Make Meyer Lemon Bitters This Weekend

It may be twisting the knife to say so when half the country is trapped under ice, but here in Southern California we have a certain problem when February rolls around. It's the peak of citrus season. We're simply buried right now.<p>This might seem like less of a problem than, say, getting snowed in …