Discipline Equals Freedom: Field Manual

The other day, I referenced the line, “the shortcut is a lie”. This was taken from Jocko Willink’s book, Discpline Equals Freedom: Field Manual. For one thing, it’s a cool ass looking book. The silhouette of Jocko on the front cover is tactical as all hell. This book is one of the ones that helped… Continue reading Discipline Equals Freedom: Field Manual


How do we define important concepts in our lives? Definitions are important. They give us a shared understanding, a depth of cognizance that transcends mere words. Abraham Lincoln once said “People are about as happy as they decide to be.” Is this true? If you did 100 pushups, would you say it made you tired?… Continue reading Pathos