US Greco Roman National Team Leadership and Character Development show Episode #19

US National Team Leadership and Character development Episode 19

While you are home social distancing, I pray all is well.

Maybe we needed this time to slow down and catch our breath? The sounds of nature are deafening, when everything slows down. I had the opportunity to just sit in nature and listen,I forget how much my soul craves the solitude.

We are doing things we are not used to, and this can be uncomfortable. We often speak about adapting and getting out of our comfort zone.

Obstacle is the way, by Ryan Holiday is a great book from Ryan Holiday about using stoic philosophy to focus on the things they can control, let go of everything else, and turn every new obstacle into an opportunity to get better, stronger, tougher. As Marcus Aurelius put it nearly 2000 years ago: “The impediment to action advances action. What stands in the way becomes the way.”