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The Creative Stoic Podcast

60 episodes - English - Latest episode: almost 2 years ago - ★★★★★ - 4 ratings

The overlap between Stoic philosophy and creativity.

My mission will not end until philosophers become creative and creatives become philosophers.

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#59 - The Philosophy Of Clothes - What I Learned From Choosing To Dress More Formal

July 28, 2022 00:41 - 23 minutes - 31.9 MB

Video version of this episode on YouTube My Website Santi Younger Follow Me On Twitter

#58 - The Philosophy of Goals, Truth and Change - Ruben Chavez (Think Grow Prosper) Interview

June 25, 2022 21:01 - 1 hour - 114 MB

Watch and share your comments on the YouTube Video Version Here Today's we are talking with Ruben Chavez  creator of Think Grow Prosper and the Think Grow Podcast (highly recommend listening to his podcast!) ──── My links: My Website Santi Younger Follow Me On Twitter Show Notes (easier to navigate on the YouTube video) - 01:04 on social media - 02:16 what is Ruben's podcast about  - 05:28 what started Ruben's journey into philosophy? - 09:49 the philosophy of politics - 11:59 lan...

#57 -Self-Compassion vs Stoicism

July 07, 2021 00:00 - 18 minutes - 19.6 MB

I'm back! Today we discuss the value of Self-Compassion. Do you think this concepts contradict Stocism? Contact me and let me know your thoughts Contact Me My YouTube Channel My Website Resources Mentioned in this Episode Self Compassion: The PROVEN Powers of Being Nice to Yourself - NJlifehacks

#56 -Luck Is What Happens When Preparation Meets Opportunity

July 03, 2020 15:17 - 5 minutes - 5.03 MB

Check Out My Toki Pona (Constructed Language) Podcast Instagram: instagram.com/santiyounger Contact Me: The Creative Stoic Email Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/santiyounger Newsletter: santiyounger.com/newsletter

#55 -Powerful Note Taking System Screencast

June 18, 2020 20:14 - 4 minutes - 4.31 MB

YouTube Video: Powerful Note Taking System For Language Learning // Walkthrough (Screencast) Are you tired of note taking applications that become a mess the more you use them?   My mission is to make advanced tools, (which are usually accesible to computer geniuses) learnable to common people like you and me. Instagram: instagram.com/santiyounger Contact Me: The Creative Stoic Email Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/santiyounger Newsletter: santiyounger.com/newsletter

#54 -The Philosophy Behind Time Tacking

May 28, 2020 17:43 - 9 minutes - 14.4 MB

Time tracking is one of those things that can drastically improve our productivity level. Yet, not enough of us do it. In this episode I talk about the advantages of time tracking and why you should do it. I also recommend Toggl my tool of choice when it comes to efficient time tracking. Instagram: instagram.com/santiyounger Contact Me: santiyounger.com/stoic-contact Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/santiyounger Newsletter: santiyounger.com/newsletter --- Send in a voice message: htt...

#54 -The Philosophy Behind Time Tracking

May 28, 2020 17:43 - 9 minutes - 14.4 MB

Time tracking is one of those things that can drastically improve our productivity level. Yet, not enough of us do it. In this episode I talk about the advantages of time tracking and why you should do it. I also recommend Toggl my tool of choice when it comes to efficient time tracking. Instagram: instagram.com/santiyounger Contact Me: santiyounger.com/stoic-contact Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/santiyounger Newsletter: santiyounger.com/newsletter

#53 -New Name (Previously Time Flies Philosophy)

May 24, 2020 14:48 - 6 minutes - 11.2 MB

Here we are once again. The new name is The Creative Stoic Podcast. If you've been a listener for long enough, you'll know that this podcast has gone through 2 name changes. Why do I do this? Because I want to be biased towards action. The way I see it, there are 2 ways to get creative work done. 1) Spend months, or years trying to find the perfect name for what you want to create. Planning every single thing with the risk of never starting. 2) Just start. Correct things as you go, people...

#52 -Lucid Dreams and Philosophy

May 08, 2020 01:40 - 19 minutes - 18.3 MB

You've probably heard about lucid dreams, but do you know of the potential it has to improve your mindset? Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/santiyounger Newsletter: santiyounger.com/newsletter Instagram: instagram.com/santiyounger Contact Me: santiyounger.com/stoic-contact Feel free to DM on Instagram or send me an email if you would like any links or resources I mentioned on this episode!

#51 -How to Be a Jack of all Trades in a Specialized World

April 23, 2020 20:50 - 14 minutes - 13.4 MB

Unspecialized - How To Be a Jack of All Trades  Contact Me: santiyounger.com/contact Newsletter: santiyounger.com/newsletter Instagram: instagram.com/santiyounger Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/santiyounger

#50 -The Future of This Podcast (Free Gift For You)

April 09, 2020 21:40 - 10 minutes - 9.6 MB

Link to Survey This is episode 50 and I thought it was a good time to celebrate and look back on this podcast. Moving forward I’d like to get your opinion. I have a special gift for those of you who can help me with this quick survey. Survey Contact me if you filled in the survey to claim my book for free. (draft version, before official release) Either send me an email. Or contact me on Instagram: In this episode I look back on my experience 2 years ago, when I started practicing St...

#49 -The Philosophy of Language (With Phil Hagspiel)

March 26, 2020 22:36 - 55 minutes - 50.7 MB

Phil's Book: philhagspiel.com/you Phil's Instagram instagram.com/philhagspiel Newsletter: santiyounger.com/newsletter Instagram: instagram.com/santiyounger Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/santiyounger Access Show Notes before everyone else by supporting this podcast on Patreon Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/santiyounger Patreon supporters also enjoy early access to my book,  online courses as well as exclusive content on Philosophy and Creativity. Intro and Outro music: Shore by ...

#48 -The Pillars of Self-Determination (With Phil Hagspiel)

March 19, 2020 18:55 - 59 minutes - 54.7 MB

Phil's Book: philhagspiel.com/you Phil's Instagram instagram.com/philhagspiel Newsletter: santiyounger.com/newsletter Instagram: instagram.com/santiyounger Time Stamps 1:00 Intro Phil 5:00 Philosophy vs Self-Help 7:00 The Universe and Philosophy 14:00 Memento Mori 21:00 Do I want this? Do I want this? Do I WANT this? Do I want THIS? 26:00 Consumer Behavior, Fake needs 26:30 needs vs wants 29:00 Moving the goal further always wanting more. 31:00 Minimalism 35:00 The Pixel Lif...

#47 -How To Navigate Relationships as a Stoics

March 06, 2020 02:22 - 28 minutes - 26.2 MB

Newsletter: santiyounger.com/newsletter Instagram: instagram.com/santiyounger Full Show Notes: santiyounger.com/47 Show notes Podcast listener question: I definitely struggle with keeping my emotions in check when dealing with all aspects of life, but even more so when it comes to relationships. We cannot get rid of negative emotions. Podcast listener question: I have been working on avoiding unnecessary attachment and accepting the things that happen around me of which I have no con...

#46 -How To Deal With Your Creative Ego

February 28, 2020 23:03 - 18 minutes - 16.5 MB

Newsletter: santiyounger.com/newsletter Instagram: instagram.com/santiyounger Website: santiyounger.com Show Notes And Blog: santiyounger.com Ted Talk: Your Elusive Genius Jordan Peterson - Wishes | Meaningwave | Akira The Don

#45 -How to Organize Your Ideas as a Creative Person

February 13, 2020 23:59 - 17 minutes - 16.1 MB

Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/santiyounger Website: https://santiyounger.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/santiyounger/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/santiyounger Newsletter: http://santiyounger.com/newsletter Timestamp and Show Notes 0:30 Every creative craft start with writing. 1:00 Organization of ideas for content creators. 2:00 Zettlekasten box of index cards Niklas Luhmann's system to organize ideas. 3:00 How the system works in paper. 4:00 Personal Wikipedia for o...

#44 -Joker and Stoic Philosophy (Spoiler Free)

February 08, 2020 05:35 - 12 minutes - 11.3 MB

Newsletter: https://santiyounger.com/newsletter/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/santiyounger/ Website: https://santiyounger.com/ Show notes And Blog: https://santiyounger.com/44 I just watched Joker (2019) for the second time and it got me thinking about a classical philosophical debate of good and evil. If you haven’t seen it yet, it’s an amazing film and I will avoid spoilers here. I started questioning weather it’s possible for someone to overcome such suffering and become virt...

#43 -Don't Let Your New Year's Resolution Expire by The End of January

January 30, 2020 23:26 - 9 minutes - 9 MB

santiyounger.com Instagram  Timestamps 0:30 New Year's Resolutions Expire by The End of January 0:50 Zero Alcohol for 2020 1:30 Reasons to do this challenge 1:40 Discipline 2:10 Healthier Relationships 3:21 Meaningful Work 3:45 Social Pressure 4:29 Escapism 5:19 Convention 6:30 Mathew's Principle The bad gets worse. The good gets better. 6:44 Habits 7:40 Clarity 8:20 Community This year I'm committing to 0 alcohol for the whole year. More than anything is a challenge to tes...

#42 -Andrew Kearns (Interview) Stoicism and Creativity

January 17, 2020 02:25 - 1 hour - 64.8 MB

Andrew Kearns' YouTube Channel Andrew's Instagram Moment YouTube Channel If you have a change support Andrew by getting his photography book How Does It Feel? A Photo Journal by Andrew Kearns (not sponsored in any way, I'm just a fan of his work) Hey There this is Santi welcome to the podcast,  Today I had the honor of talking to one of my all time favorite photographers. Someone who's work I looked up to for years. His name is Andrew Kearns he's been a YouTuber for many years and ha...

#41 -Frightened of Change?

January 09, 2020 14:00 - 13 minutes - 11.9 MB

Follow me on Instagram Hey There my name is Santi, welcome to the podcast. Today I want to do a short episode, just myself to talk about change. I want to share my thoughts with you about questions such as: How can we deal with change? What should we do when we are frighted by change? What do the Stoic philosophers think about change? I want to talk about this, because in 4 days I will be flying back to Ecuador, I've been living with my girlfriend here in England for 1 year and a half ...

#40 -Stoic Q&A Philosophy, Mindset and Living Deliberately

January 02, 2020 20:24 - 1 hour - 64.7 MB

This is a special episode where my girlfriend and I address a variety of questions regarding philosophy, Stoicism, minimalism and living a deliberate life. I want to thank Marina for her amazing questions!  Here are all the questions we discussed in this episode: 1. What is your girlfriend’s accent? I’ve already mentioned I liked it a lot, I’m actually interested in different accents but I can’t recognise them just yet, what was it? 2. How did you introduce Grace to Stoicism? How did she...

#39 -The Art of Becoming A Stoic (With Michael Tremblay) Part 2

December 26, 2019 13:27 - 35 minutes - 33.2 MB

Full Shownotes: santiyounger.com/39 Michael Tremblay's website Contact Me This week is part 2 from my conversation with Michael Tremblay. Michael is a PhD student on Philosophy. In this interview we went deep into what ancient Stoics thought about concepts such as: beliefs, values, religion, virtue and vice. 1:00 The definition of Stoicism. The core definition is the focus of our attention into what matters. What matters is virtue and vice. Focus on what matters. What matters is what's...

#38 -The Art of Becoming A Stoic (With Michael Tremblay)

December 12, 2019 19:33 - 1 hour - 62 MB

Michael Tremblay's website Full Show Notes: santiyounger.com/38 This week I'm taking to Michael Tremblay. Michael is a PhD student on Philosophy. In this interview we went deep into what ancient Stoics thought about concepts such as: beliefs, values, religion, virtue and vice. We discussed things such as what it means to be a real Stoic and why not everyone needs to be one. He explained the difference between being a Stoic and just applying basic Stoic principles and tools. We talked abo...

#37 -Stoa The Stoic Meditation App (With Caleb Ontiveros)

November 28, 2019 17:58 - 1 hour - 96.3 MB

santiyounger.com/37 This week I talked to Caleb the creator of Stoa. A meditation app for modern Stoics. I find it a great tool for Stoics who want to learn more about meditation. I'd also say it's great for people who meditate, who want to learn more about Stoicism. If you are already a master of Stoicism and meditation. Maybe recommend it to a friend who is not as awesome as you (yet). In the interview we discussed: Caleb's introduction to Stoicism. Studying academic philosophy. Th...

#36 -Creative Philosophy (I'm Back)

November 21, 2019 13:14 - 3 minutes - 3.68 MB

here's the Video version of this episode!  To those who have been patiently waiting for me to keep doing the podcast,  I'm really thankful for your support.  If you want to reach out, I'd love to hear from you, send me an e-mail to [email protected] Life has been difficult lately, I don't want to pretend everything is alright, since my intention is to be honest and not add to the noise of "perfect lives" we all see in social media.  The future of this podcast is still a bit unknown ...

#35 -The Best Free Note Taking App -Interview with Patrizio Bekerle (Creator of QOwnNotes)

August 04, 2019 08:34 - 55 minutes - 51.6 MB

 Download QOwnNotes for free (actually free): https://www.qownnotes.org/ In this interview I had the chance to talk to Patrizio Bekerle the creator of the note taking application QOwnNotes How often do you feel frustrated about taking notes and organizing all your ideas? If you are like me, you've tried all types of application and yet you can't find the best way to organize your thoughts.  Whether you are a writer, an artist or just someone with a lot of ideas hoping to declutter your mi...

#34 -Goodbye for Now.

July 26, 2019 10:27 - 7 minutes - 7.28 MB

Hey, thank you so much for all your support, your time to listen to this podcast means so much to me.  Don't worry I'm not permanently quitting, but this means I’m announcing a pause.  This means that I won't be uploading for a few months. There will be one more interview before the break begins. There are several reasons why I’m taking a break, and some of them are very personal and related to family issues and a lot of adversity going on in my life. New Content Coming Soon in my YouTub...

#33 -Achieve More. Worry Less. Interview with Patrick Saunby

May 20, 2019 18:56 - 1 hour - 65.5 MB

Today's guest Patrick Saunby is the creator behind Aretê Planner a tool which combines ancient Stoic philosophy with a process-based, target achievement, and self-improvement system.  In this episode we discuss his process of coming up with this system as well as all the challenges that come with being a modern practicing Stoic. If you want to help Patrick bring this project to life, there are only a few more days to back his crowdfunding. All the information of the Aretê Planner can be fo...

#32 -How to Improve Your Memory (Interview with Anthony Metivier)

May 14, 2019 09:21 - 56 minutes - 51.8 MB

Anthony Metivier is the creator behind Magnetic Memory Method In this episode we discuss the importance of memory in our lives and why we should learn memory techniques. This is one of my favourite videos of his The 3 Most Powerful Memory Techniques For Memorizing Numbers  where he explains how to memorize numbers in a really interesting and efficient way.

#31 -Ryan Collins Passion for Self-Improvement (Interview)

April 25, 2019 21:13 - 1 hour - 57.5 MB

In this episode we discuss several aspects of Stoic philosophy, self-improvement and personal growth. Two young Stoics discussing what it means to live a meaningful life. Ryan's Instagram Stoic account: The Examined Stoic Ryan's Instagram personal account: Ryan Collins ello.co: Ryan Collins

#30 -Markus Almond (Creative Philosophy Interview)

April 12, 2019 18:21 - 1 hour - 67.6 MB

  Update: In the last upload I accidently got the audio out of sync, so if you can see a duplicate of this episode ignore the other one, this is the good version! Sorry for that!) This episode is mostly for creative people, artists, writers and entrepreneurs. Markus Almond shares his wisdom on how to create an audience that values your work and adapting your life philosophy accordingly. If you don't consider yourself creative Markus provides amazing knowledge and wisdom on how to create an...

#29 -Nervous vs. Excited (Stoic Anecdote)

April 05, 2019 12:00 - 9 minutes - 9.2 MB

Simon Sinek's "Nervous vs. Excited" video  Message me at Time Flies Philosophy on Instagram or send me an email at: [email protected] 

#28 -Productivity When We are Unmotivated

March 29, 2019 15:10 - 10 minutes - 9.51 MB

 In this episode, I talk about how to be productive when we are feeling unmotivated. I mainly talked about three key points: 1) Doing something you enjoy like a hobby or a passion. Even if it's not contributing directly to your responsibilities, it might make you feel better, with a better mood everything is easier. 2) 5 minute rule 3) Pomodoro Technique   message me at Time Flies Philosophy in Instagram: www.instagram.com/timefliesphilosophy    Time Flies Philosophy Website:  http://...

#27 -Social Media Detox

March 18, 2019 14:57 - 17 minutes - 16.1 MB

 This is an unedited episode talking about my personal experience through the social media detox/ digital declutter from the book:   Digital Minimalism by Cal Newport.  message me at: [email protected]

#26 -Remember your Mortality (Memento Mori)

February 27, 2019 21:43 - 6 minutes - 6.43 MB

“This is not your practice life, this is all there is, and the moment when that ceases to be esoteric hippie bullshit and the pragmatism and the practicality of that statement seeps into your bones, and you recognise that this life, is yours and yours alone and it is your one and only, everything will change.”  -AJ Leon  This quote comes from my favourite TED talk ever, make yourself a favour and watch this:  This Is Not Your Practice Life | AJ Leon | TEDxFargo   Message me to: mementoth...

#25 -Stoic-Minimalist Conversation with my Girlfriend

February 16, 2019 21:10 - 1 hour - 70.9 MB

This is a conversation between my girlfriend Grace and I on Stoicism, Minimalism and relationships. We mentioned a lot of links, I will update them soon, for now message me if you want any particular link.  Message me: [email protected]

#24 -The Little Book of Stoicism Interview with Jonas

February 10, 2019 13:58 - 1 hour - 58.8 MB

Interview with "The Little Book of Stoicism" author Jonas Salzgeber. Jonas' website: https://www.njlifehacks.com/ Link to The Little Book of Stoicism This is the Alan Watts 2 minutes story in Youtube we made reference to. Message me at Time Flies Philosophy in Instagram: www.instagram.com/timefliesphilosophy  

#23 -The Philosophy of Spider-Man (With Jesús Jarrín)

January 22, 2019 20:18 - 46 minutes - 42.7 MB

The philosophy in the fictional character of Spider-Man, if you like these films and characters you will love this episode. We compare the key concepts of Stoicism and other philosophies that reflect in Spider-Man. For Jesús' Visual Scene of his film (no dialogue) click here For his YouTube channel in Spanish click here Message me at Time Flies Philosophy in Instagram: www.instagram.com/timefliesphilosophy   

#22 -Perfectionism (Unscripted Walk)

January 08, 2019 14:40 - 12 minutes - 11.3 MB

Pomodoro Technique properly explained Atomic Habits Book Tell me what you think, message me at Time Flies Philosophy in Instagram: www.instagram.com/timefliesphilosophy  

#21 -Interview with The Sunday Stoic Podcast

December 30, 2018 01:30 - 1 hour - 56.8 MB

Listen to Steve's podcast https://www.sundaystoicpodcast.com/ Message me at Time Flies Philosophy in Instagram: www.instagram.com/timefliesphilosophy  To get the exclusive postscript episode, simply write a review for the podcast and message me in Instagram! I really appreciate the support.

#20 -New Name (Previously: Memento The Stoics)

December 20, 2018 14:53 - 5 minutes - 5.09 MB

Just changed the name from "Memento The Stoics" to "Time Flies Life Philosophy Podcast". Time flies and we can either watch it go away or seize every moment until the last grain of sand drops in the hourglass! I will still talk about Stoicism, but I will expand some of the content to minimalism and other points of view, all to learn how to live a better life. Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/timefliesphilosophy

#19 -Community

December 18, 2018 10:42 - 7 minutes - 6.87 MB

Instagram account to enter Stoic T-shirt Giveaway: www.instagram.com/memento_the_stoics/ Giveaway in collaboration with www.thestoicstore.com/ Message me anytime at [email protected] or DM me on Instagram!

#18 -Interview with Jonas Salzgeber (NJlifehacks)

December 04, 2018 20:28 - 41 minutes - 38.3 MB

Jonas' Article: 13 Reasons Why Modern Stoics Should Live a Minimalist Lifestyle https://www.njlifehacks.com/13-reasons-why-modern-stoics-should-live-a-minimalist-lifestyle/ To start on minimalism: https://www.theminimalists.com/start/ Check out the quotes used in this podcast on Instagram Memento the Stoics: www.instagram.com/memento_the_stoics/ Message me anytime at [email protected]

#17 - Song Poetry Analysis (IN-Q)

November 17, 2018 12:26 - 6 minutes - 6.13 MB

Check out the show notes and the studio version of this song at mementothestoics.com (Start a Fire) Stephen ft. IN-Q https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CCAAETuVym0 Check out the quotes used in this podcast on Instagram Memento the Stoics: www.instagram.com/memento_the_stoics/ Message me anytime at [email protected]

#16 -Interview with Stoic Coffee Break (Erick Cloward)

November 07, 2018 17:04 - 1 hour - 60.5 MB

Stoic Coffee Break Podcast and Website https://stoic.coffee Check out the quotes used in this podcast on Instagram at Memento the Stoics: www.instagram.com/memento_the_stoics/ Message me anytime at [email protected] for show notes or any requests. I'm currently on the process of making the official website for the podcast, check it out at http://mementothestoics.com

#15 -Mindset in Anxiety

October 19, 2018 20:27 - 8 minutes - 7.57 MB

Check out the quotes used in this podcast on Instagram Memento the Stoics: www.instagram.com/memento_the_stoics/ New website: mementothestoics.com Message me anytime at [email protected]

#14 -Interview with Stoic Army

October 13, 2018 23:26 - 59 minutes - 55.2 MB

Check out Stoic Army https://www.instagram.com/stoicarmy/ Check out the quotes used in this podcast on Instagram Memento the Stoics: www.instagram.com/memento_the_stoics/ If you want to hear the exclusive post-show conversation, just do the following: 1) Review the podcast on Apple Podcasts or any other platform you prefer. (It helps grow this podcast ;) 2) Send me a screenshot of your review to [email protected] That way I can easily reply to your e-mail with the file of the e...

#13 -Stoic Anecdote "Lost in the City"

September 26, 2018 23:34 - 6 minutes - 5.62 MB

Check out the quotes used in this podcast on Instagram Memento the Stoics: www.instagram.com/memento_the_stoics/ New website: mementothestoics.com Message me anytime at [email protected]

#12 -Change

September 23, 2018 19:35 - 5 minutes - 5.2 MB

Check out the quotes used in this podcast on Instagram Memento the Stoics: www.instagram.com/memento_the_stoics/  Message me anytime at [email protected]

#11 - The Jedi and the Stoics (Interview With William O. Stephens)

September 14, 2018 03:46 - 47 minutes - 43.2 MB

Here's the William's essay that inspired this interview Stoicism and the Philosophies of the Jedi and the Sith http://collegeofstoicphilosophers.org/show_book/PDF/StoicsStarWars Check out the quotes used in this podcast on Instagram Memento the Stoics: www.instagram.com/memento_the_stoics/ Message me anytime at [email protected] William O. Stephens' website: http://williamostephens.com/ William O. Stephens' books Stoic Ethics: Epictetus and Happiness as Freedom Marcus Aurelius:...

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