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The Tim Ferriss Show

Tim Ferriss is a self-experimenter and bestselling author, best known for The 4-Hour Workweek, which has been translated into 40+ languages. Newsweek calls him "the world's best human guinea pig," and The New York Times calls him "a cross between Jack Welch and a Buddhist monk." In this show, he deconstructs world-class performers from eclectic areas (investing, chess, pro sports, etc.), digging deep to find the tools, tactics, and tricks that listeners can use.

Tim Ferriss is a self-experimenter and bestselling author, best known for The 4-Hour Workweek, which has been translated into 40+ languages. Newsweek calls him "the world's best human guinea pig," and The New York Times calls him "a cross between Jack Welch and a Buddhist monk." In this show, he deconstructs world-class performers from eclectic areas (investing, chess, pro sports, etc.), digging deep to find the tools, tactics, and tricks that listeners can use.

 

#751

#748: Pavel Tsatsouline and Christopher Sommer

This episode is a two-for-one, and that’s because the podcast recently hit its 10-year anniversary and passed one billion downloads. To celebrate, I’ve curated some of the best of the best—some of my favorites—from more than 700 episodes over the last decade. I could not be more excited. The episode features segments from episode #55 " [Pavel Tsatsouline on the Science of Strength and the Art of Physical Performance] (https://tim.blog/2015/01/15/pavel-tsatsouline/) " and episode #158 " [The Secrets of Gymnastic Strength Training] (https://tim.blog/2016/05/09/the-secrets-of-gymnastic-strength-training/) ." Please enjoy! Sponsors: [Helix Sleep] (https://helixsleep.com/tim) premium mattresses: [https://helixsleep.com/tim] (https://helixsleep.com/tim) (20% off all mattress orders and two free pillows) [1Password] (https://1password.com/tim) easy-to-use and secure password manager for individuals, families, and businesses: [https://1password.com/tim] (https://1password.com/tim) (14-day free trial) [Momentous] (https://livemomentous.com/tim) high-quality supplements: [https://livemomentous.com/tim] (https://livemomentous.com/tim) (code TIM for 20% off) Timestamps: [05:10] Notes about this supercombo format. [06:14] Enter Pavel Tsatsouline. [06:34] Pavel's background as a world-class trainer. [07:07] Considerations while customizing a training regimen. [09:40] Strength-building principles over equipment. [10:36] When in doubt, train your grip and your core. [12:57] How to grease the groove. [16:08] How not to strengthen the "core." [18:53] Approaching training as a practice. [21:16] Prioritizing strength — the "mother quality of all physical qualities." [23:57] The most counter-productive myths about strength training. [27:14] Pavel's hypothesis for the science behind hypertrophy. [28:01] Deadlifts, kettlebells, and the most common mistakes with both. [29:31] People who exemplify success to Pavel. [30:09] Calmness is contagious. [32:31] Enter Christopher Sommer. [33:23] Defining Gymnastics Strength Training™ (GST). [37:08] Types of strength that most non-gymnasts will not have. [41:10] Biggest mistakes made by those who self-teach handstands. [46:10] Top exercises for identifying weaknesses in strength and mobility. [56:47] The problem with focusing on muscular fatigue when training. [1:05:03] What is a pike pulse and why does it matter? [1:07:45] On kipping pull-ups. [1:11:16] Identifying solutions to pain. [1:18:38] The Jefferson curl. [1:23:06] Why weighted mobility work needs to be approached with a different level of intensity than conditioning work. [1:28:09] If someone is 35 years old, a former athlete, and has never done gymnastics, what's a good exercise and what should be avoided? [1:33:31] 3-5 joint mobility exercises for getting strong. [1:38:52] Preferred way to work on shoulder extension. [1:44:40] A good goal for those seeking to improve mobility. [1:46:15] Yoga handstands vs. gymnastics handstands (aesthetics vs. gold medals). [1:54:20] Coaches who have impressed Coach Sommer the most. [1:55:49] The story of Dmitry Bilozerchev and Alexander Alexandrov. [2:00:36] Differentiating immature athletes from mature athletes. [2:03:43] Training for success. [2:08:43] Describing the systematic approach to GST. [2:16:58] Exercises to avoid for the first six months of GST. [2:18:27] Breaking down the muscle-up. [2:23:59] Understanding the purpose of using various grips. [2:31:28] How Coach Sommer mentally preps athletes for a big competition. [2:41:13] Questions Coach Sommer would ask a gymnastic coach before sending children off to train with them. [2:45:36] Questions Coach Sommer would ask a gymnastic coach who trains adults. [2:47:44] Balancing stretching and training time. [2:52:52] People who exemplify success to Coach Sommer. [2:58:16] Most gifted books. [3:01:04] Morning rituals. [3:05:02] Coach Sommer's billboard. [3:10:12] An ask for the audience and parting thoughts. * For show notes and past guests on [The Tim Ferriss Show] (https://tim.blog/podcast) , please visit [tim.blog/podcast] (https://tim.blog/podcast/?utm_source=podcast&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=podcast-description) . For deals from sponsors of [The Tim Ferriss Show] (https://tim.blog/podcast) ,please visit [tim.blog/podcast-sponsors] (https://tim.blog/podcast-sponsors) Sign up for Tim’s email newsletter (5-Bullet Friday) at [tim.blog/friday] (https://go.tim.blog/5-bullet-friday-1/) . For transcripts of episodes, go to [tim.blog/transcripts] (https://tim.blog/transcripts) . Discover Tim’s books: [tim.blog/books] (https://tim.blog/books) . Follow Tim: Twitter: [twitter.com/tferriss] (https://twitter.com/tferriss) Instagram: [instagram.com/timferriss] (https://instagram.com/timferriss/) YouTube: [youtube.com/timferriss] (https://www.youtube.com/timferriss) Facebook: [facebook.com/timferriss] (https://www.facebook.com/TimFerriss/) LinkedIn: [linkedin.com/in/timferriss] (http://linkedin.com/in/timferriss) Past guests on [The Tim Ferriss Show] (http://tim.blog/podcast) include [Jerry Seinfeld] (https://tim.blog/2020/12/08/jerry-seinfeld/) , [Hugh Jackman] (https://tim.blog/2020/06/26/hugh-jackman/) , [Dr. Jane Goodall] (https://tim.blog/2020/04/16/jane-goodall/) , [LeBron James] (https://tim.blog/2018/11/27/lebron-james-mike-mancias/) , [Kevin Hart] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/20/kevin-hart/) , [Doris Kearns Goodwin] (https://tim.blog/2018/09/07/doris-kearns-goodwin-leadership/) , [Jamie Foxx] (https://tim.blog/2015/12/06/jamie-foxx/) , [Matthew McConaughey] (https://tim.blog/2020/10/19/matthew-mcconaughey/) , [Esther Perel] (https://tim.blog/2017/05/21/esther-perel/) , [Elizabeth Gilbert] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/08/elizabeth-gilbert/) , [Terry Crews] (https://tim.blog/2017/12/20/terry-crews-how-to-have-do-and-be-all-you-want/) , [Sia] (https://tim.blog/2020/08/12/sia/) , [Yuval Noah Harari] (https://tim.blog/2020/10/27/yuval-noah-harari/) , [Malcolm Gladwell] (https://tim.blog/2016/06/21/malcolm-gladwell/) , [Madeleine Albright] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/27/secretary-madeleine-albright/) , [Cheryl Strayed] (https://tim.blog/2017/03/30/cheryl-strayed/) , [Jim Collins] (https://tim.blog/2019/02/18/jim-collins/) , [Mary Karr,] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/11/mary-karr/) [Maria Popova] (https://tim.blog/2014/10/21/brain-pickings/) , [Sam Harris] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/15/sam-harris-2/) , [Michael Phelps] (https://tim.blog/2021/01/21/michael-phelps-grant-hackett/) , [Bob Iger] (https://tim.blog/2020/01/16/bob-iger/) , [Edward Norton] (https://tim.blog/2019/10/31/edward-norton-motherless-brooklyn/) , [Arnold Schwarzenegger] (https://tim.blog/2015/02/02/arnold-schwarzenegger/) , [Neil Strauss] (https://tim.blog/2014/06/24/neil-strauss/) , [Ken Burns] (https://tim.blog/2019/09/12/ken-burns/) , [Maria Sharapova] (https://tim.blog/2017/08/26/maria-sharapova/) , [Marc Andreessen] (https://tim.blog/2016/05/29/marc-andreessen/) , [Neil Gaiman] (https://tim.blog/2019/03/28/neil-gaiman/) , [Neil de Grasse Tyson] (https://tim.blog/2019/10/03/neil-degrasse-tyson/) , [Jocko Willink] (https://tim.blog/2016/09/21/jocko-willink-on-discipline-leadership-and-overcoming-doubt/) , [Daniel Ek] (https://tim.blog/2020/12/03/daniel-ek/) , [Kelly Slater] (https://tim.blog/2020/09/08/kelly-slater/) , [Dr. Peter Attia] (https://tim.blog/2019/11/27/peter-attia-fasting-metformin-longevity/) , [Seth Godin] (https://tim.blog/2016/02/10/seth-godin/) , [Howard Marks] (https://tim.blog/2018/09/25/howard-marks/) , [Dr. Brené Brown] (https://tim.blog/2020/02/06/brene-brown-striving-self-acceptance-saving-marriages/) , [Eric Schmidt] (https://tim.blog/2019/04/09/eric-schmidt/) , [Michael Lewis] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/01/michael-lewis/) , [Joe Gebbia] (https://tim.blog/2018/03/08/joe-gebbia-co-founder-of-airbnb/) , [Michael Pollan] (https://tim.blog/2018/05/06/michael-pollan-how-to-change-your-mind/) , [Dr. Jordan Peterson] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/01/jordan-peterson/) , [Vince Vaughn] (https://tim.blog/2017/05/31/vince-vaughn/) , [Brian Koppelman] (https://tim.blog/2020/04/23/brian-koppelman/) , [Ramit Sethi] (https://tim.blog/2019/05/07/ramit-sethi/) , [Dax Shepard] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/18/dax-shepard/) , [Tony Robbins] (https://tim.blog/2014/10/15/money-master-the-game/) , [Jim Dethmer] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/18/jim-dethmer/) , [Dan Harris] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/19/dan-harris/) , [Ray Dalio] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/13/ray-dalio/) , [Naval Ravikant] (https://tim.blog/2015/08/18/the-evolutionary-angel-naval-ravikant/) , [Vitalik Buterin] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/08/vitalik-buterin-naval-ravikant/) , [Elizabeth Lesser] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/16/elizabeth-lesser/) , [Amanda Palmer] (https://tim.blog/2019/04/18/amanda-palmer-2/) , [Katie Haun] (https://tim.blog/2021/02/18/katie-haun/) , [Sir Richard Branson] (https://tim.blog/2017/10/09/richard-branson/) , [Chuck Palahniuk] (https://tim.blog/2020/09/02/chuck-palahniuk/) , [Arianna Huffington] (https://tim.blog/2017/10/18/arianna-huffington/) , [Reid Hoffman] (https://tim.blog/2015/08/31/the-oracle-of-silicon-valley-reid-hoffman-plus-michael-mccullough/) , [Bill Burr] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/17/bill-burr/) , [Whitney Cummings] (https://tim.blog/2015/06/26/whitney-cummings/) , [Rick Rubin] (https://tim.blog/2015/05/15/rick-rubin/) , [Dr. Vivek Murthy] (https://tim.blog/2020/03/26/vivek-murthy/) , [Darren Aronofsky] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/09/darren-aronofsky/) , [Margaret Atwood] (https://tim.blog/2022/02/22/margaret-atwood/) , [Mark Zuckerberg] (https://tim.blog/2022/03/24/mark-zuckerberg/) , [Peter Thiel] (https://tim.blog/2014/09/09/peter-thiel/) , [Dr. Gabor Maté] (https://tim.blog/2018/02/20/gabor-mate/) , [Anne Lamott] (https://tim.blog/2021/07/09/anne-lamott/) , [Sarah Silverman] (https://tim.blog/2022/01/12/sarah-silverman/) , [Dr. Andrew Huberman] (https://tim.blog/2021/07/06/andrew-huberman/) , and many more. See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

20 Jun 2024

3 HR 21 MINS

3:21:06

20 Jun 2024


#750

#747: Seth Godin and Dr. Sue Johnson

This episode is a two-for-one, and that’s because the podcast recently hit its 10-year anniversary and passed one billion downloads. To celebrate, I’ve curated some of the best of the best—some of my favorites—from more than 700 episodes over the last decade. I could not be more excited. The episode features segments from episode #138 " [How Seth Godin Manages His Life — Rules, Principles, and Obsessions] (https://tim.blog/2016/02/10/seth-godin/) " and episode #529 " [Iconic Therapist Dr. Sue Johnson — How to Improve Sex and Crack the Code of Love] (https://tim.blog/2021/08/25/dr-sue-johnson/) ." Please enjoy! Sponsors: [The League] (https://www.theleague.com/) curated dating app for busy, high-performing people: [https://www.theleague.com/] (https://www.theleague.com/) ; available on iOS and Android [AG1] (https://drinkag1.com/tim) all-in-one nutritional supplement: [https://drinkag1.com/tim] (https://drinkag1.com/tim) (1-year supply of Vitamin D (and 5 free AG1 travel packs) with your first subscription purchase.) [LinkedIn Jobs] (https://linkedin.com/tim) recruitment platform with 1B+ users: [https://linkedin.com/tim] (https://linkedin.com/tim) (post your job for free) Timestamps: [07:36] Notes about this supercombo format. [08:39] Enter Seth Godin. [09:05] Seth's rules for speaking engagements and why he developed them. [13:53] Navigating life's big transitions. [15:54] Why Seth publishes a daily blog. [16:54] Writing process and overcoming blocks. [21:01] Top businesss decisions. [22:45] Discerning between good and bad ideas. [24:27] Are you cut out to be an entrepreneur or a freelancer? [30:10] Opportunies Seth is glad he declined. [31:56] Money is a story. How does Seth tell it? [34:56] Seth on education. [38:11] Suggested practices for overwhelmed parents. [41:03] Enter Dr. Sue Johnson. [41:39] Peer-reviewed clinical research supporting Sue's work. [44:47] EFT's success rate and clinical definition of success in studies with distressed couples. [48:47] Scales used to assess marital satisfaction and bond in research. [54:55] Definition of a hold me tight conversation. [56:15] Examples of hold me tight conversations. [1:05:52] How a hold me tight conversation might work for someone who tends to isolate or feels isolated. [1:14:35] Prevalence of isolation and the stigma around "dependency." [1:18:27] Attachment parenting vs. sleep training. [1:28:09] Micro-interventions from Rogerian models of therapy (evocative questions). [1:36:38] Sue's response to clients who struggle to identify their feelings in their body. [1:43:32] Upping the ante in a hold me tight conversation and its unintended effects. [1:45:26] Sue's approach to helping someone work through anger. [1:48:53] Sue's fascination with Winston Churchill and recommended reading. [1:54:24] Common arguments between tango couples. [2:07:35] Advice for couples who are in love but lack sexual spark. [2:17:02] Advice for couples where the woman has a higher sex drive than the man. [2:22:35] Development and content of Sue's Hold Me Tight Online program. [2:27:08] Parting thoughts. * For show notes and past guests on [The Tim Ferriss Show] (https://tim.blog/podcast) , please visit [tim.blog/podcast] (https://tim.blog/podcast/?utm_source=podcast&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=podcast-description) . For deals from sponsors of [The Tim Ferriss Show] (https://tim.blog/podcast) ,please visit [tim.blog/podcast-sponsors] (https://tim.blog/podcast-sponsors) Sign up for Tim’s email newsletter (5-Bullet Friday) at [tim.blog/friday] (https://go.tim.blog/5-bullet-friday-1/) . For transcripts of episodes, go to [tim.blog/transcripts] (https://tim.blog/transcripts) . Discover Tim’s books: [tim.blog/books] (https://tim.blog/books) . Follow Tim: Twitter: [twitter.com/tferriss] (https://twitter.com/tferriss) Instagram: [instagram.com/timferriss] (https://instagram.com/timferriss/) YouTube: [youtube.com/timferriss] (https://www.youtube.com/timferriss) Facebook: [facebook.com/timferriss] (https://www.facebook.com/TimFerriss/) LinkedIn: [linkedin.com/in/timferriss] (http://linkedin.com/in/timferriss) Past guests on [The Tim Ferriss Show] (http://tim.blog/podcast) include [Jerry Seinfeld] (https://tim.blog/2020/12/08/jerry-seinfeld/) , [Hugh Jackman] (https://tim.blog/2020/06/26/hugh-jackman/) , [Dr. Jane Goodall] (https://tim.blog/2020/04/16/jane-goodall/) , [LeBron James] (https://tim.blog/2018/11/27/lebron-james-mike-mancias/) , [Kevin Hart] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/20/kevin-hart/) , [Doris Kearns Goodwin] (https://tim.blog/2018/09/07/doris-kearns-goodwin-leadership/) , [Jamie Foxx] (https://tim.blog/2015/12/06/jamie-foxx/) , [Matthew McConaughey] (https://tim.blog/2020/10/19/matthew-mcconaughey/) , [Esther Perel] (https://tim.blog/2017/05/21/esther-perel/) , [Elizabeth Gilbert] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/08/elizabeth-gilbert/) , [Terry Crews] (https://tim.blog/2017/12/20/terry-crews-how-to-have-do-and-be-all-you-want/) , [Sia] (https://tim.blog/2020/08/12/sia/) , [Yuval Noah Harari] (https://tim.blog/2020/10/27/yuval-noah-harari/) , [Malcolm Gladwell] (https://tim.blog/2016/06/21/malcolm-gladwell/) , [Madeleine Albright] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/27/secretary-madeleine-albright/) , [Cheryl Strayed] (https://tim.blog/2017/03/30/cheryl-strayed/) , [Jim Collins] (https://tim.blog/2019/02/18/jim-collins/) , [Mary Karr,] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/11/mary-karr/) [Maria Popova] (https://tim.blog/2014/10/21/brain-pickings/) , [Sam Harris] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/15/sam-harris-2/) , [Michael Phelps] (https://tim.blog/2021/01/21/michael-phelps-grant-hackett/) , [Bob Iger] (https://tim.blog/2020/01/16/bob-iger/) , [Edward Norton] (https://tim.blog/2019/10/31/edward-norton-motherless-brooklyn/) , [Arnold Schwarzenegger] (https://tim.blog/2015/02/02/arnold-schwarzenegger/) , [Neil Strauss] (https://tim.blog/2014/06/24/neil-strauss/) , [Ken Burns] (https://tim.blog/2019/09/12/ken-burns/) , [Maria Sharapova] (https://tim.blog/2017/08/26/maria-sharapova/) , [Marc Andreessen] (https://tim.blog/2016/05/29/marc-andreessen/) , [Neil Gaiman] (https://tim.blog/2019/03/28/neil-gaiman/) , [Neil de Grasse Tyson] (https://tim.blog/2019/10/03/neil-degrasse-tyson/) , [Jocko Willink] (https://tim.blog/2016/09/21/jocko-willink-on-discipline-leadership-and-overcoming-doubt/) , [Daniel Ek] (https://tim.blog/2020/12/03/daniel-ek/) , [Kelly Slater] (https://tim.blog/2020/09/08/kelly-slater/) , [Dr. Peter Attia] (https://tim.blog/2019/11/27/peter-attia-fasting-metformin-longevity/) , [Seth Godin] (https://tim.blog/2016/02/10/seth-godin/) , [Howard Marks] (https://tim.blog/2018/09/25/howard-marks/) , [Dr. Brené Brown] (https://tim.blog/2020/02/06/brene-brown-striving-self-acceptance-saving-marriages/) , [Eric Schmidt] (https://tim.blog/2019/04/09/eric-schmidt/) , [Michael Lewis] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/01/michael-lewis/) , [Joe Gebbia] (https://tim.blog/2018/03/08/joe-gebbia-co-founder-of-airbnb/) , [Michael Pollan] (https://tim.blog/2018/05/06/michael-pollan-how-to-change-your-mind/) , [Dr. Jordan Peterson] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/01/jordan-peterson/) , [Vince Vaughn] (https://tim.blog/2017/05/31/vince-vaughn/) , [Brian Koppelman] (https://tim.blog/2020/04/23/brian-koppelman/) , [Ramit Sethi] (https://tim.blog/2019/05/07/ramit-sethi/) , [Dax Shepard] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/18/dax-shepard/) , [Tony Robbins] (https://tim.blog/2014/10/15/money-master-the-game/) , [Jim Dethmer] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/18/jim-dethmer/) , [Dan Harris] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/19/dan-harris/) , [Ray Dalio] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/13/ray-dalio/) , [Naval Ravikant] (https://tim.blog/2015/08/18/the-evolutionary-angel-naval-ravikant/) , [Vitalik Buterin] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/08/vitalik-buterin-naval-ravikant/) , [Elizabeth Lesser] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/16/elizabeth-lesser/) , [Amanda Palmer] (https://tim.blog/2019/04/18/amanda-palmer-2/) , [Katie Haun] (https://tim.blog/2021/02/18/katie-haun/) , [Sir Richard Branson] (https://tim.blog/2017/10/09/richard-branson/) , [Chuck Palahniuk] (https://tim.blog/2020/09/02/chuck-palahniuk/) , [Arianna Huffington] (https://tim.blog/2017/10/18/arianna-huffington/) , [Reid Hoffman] (https://tim.blog/2015/08/31/the-oracle-of-silicon-valley-reid-hoffman-plus-michael-mccullough/) , [Bill Burr] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/17/bill-burr/) , [Whitney Cummings] (https://tim.blog/2015/06/26/whitney-cummings/) , [Rick Rubin] (https://tim.blog/2015/05/15/rick-rubin/) , [Dr. Vivek Murthy] (https://tim.blog/2020/03/26/vivek-murthy/) , [Darren Aronofsky] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/09/darren-aronofsky/) , [Margaret Atwood] (https://tim.blog/2022/02/22/margaret-atwood/) , [Mark Zuckerberg] (https://tim.blog/2022/03/24/mark-zuckerberg/) , [Peter Thiel] (https://tim.blog/2014/09/09/peter-thiel/) , [Dr. Gabor Maté] (https://tim.blog/2018/02/20/gabor-mate/) , [Anne Lamott] (https://tim.blog/2021/07/09/anne-lamott/) , [Sarah Silverman] (https://tim.blog/2022/01/12/sarah-silverman/) , [Dr. Andrew Huberman] (https://tim.blog/2021/07/06/andrew-huberman/) , and many more. See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

19 Jun 2024

2 HR 40 MINS

2:40:24

19 Jun 2024


#749

#746: Jerry Seinfeld and Maria Popova

This episode is a two-for-one, and that’s because the podcast recently hit its 10-year anniversary and passed one billion downloads. To celebrate, I’ve curated some of the best of the best—some of my favorites—from more than 700 episodes over the last decade. I could not be more excited. The episode features segments from episode #485 " [Jerry Seinfeld — A Comedy Legend’s Systems, Routines, and Methods for Success] (https://tim.blog/2020/12/08/jerry-seinfeld/) " and episode #39 " [Maria Popova on Writing, Workflow, and Workarounds] (https://tim.blog/2014/10/21/brain-pickings/) ." Please enjoy! Sponsors: [1Password] (https://1password.com/tim) easy-to-use and secure password manager for individuals, families, and businesses: [https://1password.com/tim] (https://1password.com/tim) (14-day free trial) [LMNT] (https://drinklmnt.com/tim) electrolyte supplement: [https://drinklmnt.com/Tim] (https://drinklmnt.com/Tim) (free LMNT sample pack with any drink mix purchase) [Momentous] (https://livemomentous.com/tim) high-quality supplements: [https://livemomentous.com/tim] (https://livemomentous.com/tim) (code TIM for 20% off) Timestamps: [05:16] Notes about this supercombo format. [06:19] Enter Jerry Seinfeld. [06:46] Jerry’s writing process for survival in the comedy ecosystem. [15:43] Lessons Jerry would teach in a writing class and how they relate to his fitness methods. [15:43] Soliciting creative feedback while preserving pride over doing the work. [20:33] Routines essential to Jerry’s well-being and their frequency and duration. [24:50] How nurturing creativity is like parenting, and Jerry’s belief about pain and knowledge. [26:17] Additional ways Jerry mitigates depressive episodes. [27:27] A resilience-building failure. [32:05] The importance of playing the game well. [33:42] “Survival is the new success.” [36:12] Jerry’s billboard. [39:06] Enter Maria Popova. [39:30] Are you correctly pronouncing names you’ve only read but never heard? [41:13] What does Maria do? [41:50] What is Brain Pickings (now The Marginalian)? [42:31] What percentage of New York Times best sellers are a result of Maria’s coverage? [47:55] The common denominator that guides Maria’s reading list. [49:16] The importance of writing for an audience of one. [52:07] Contending with the temptation to create BuzzFeed-like content. [59:44] The daily discipline required for Maria’s well-being. [1:07:10] Maria’s note-taking system. [1:12:53] Seneca and the time-tested challenge of presence vs. productivity. [1:16:08] Start-up opportunity? Build a note-taking tool for heavy readers/highlighters. [1:22:52] About the team behind [The Marginalian]. [1:24:28] Collaborative proofreading and copyediting. [1:27:21] Self-reliance pathology and how to overcome it. [1:29:56] Finding a professional personal assistant and learning to delegate. [1:34:36] Maria’s weightlifting regimen and favorite bodyweight-only exercise. [1:37:22] Designing content infrastructure to be evergreen. [1:39:28] Cutting out the commentary contrarians. [1:46:13] Scheduling social media. [1:48:25] Coping with email — and sometimes snail mail. [1:50:31] How to cultivate a personal inner circle and pre-screen book review requests. [1:54:54] What donation model works best for site revenue? [2:01:22] Recommended reading from [The Marginalian] and parting thoughts. * For show notes and past guests on [The Tim Ferriss Show] (https://tim.blog/podcast) , please visit [tim.blog/podcast] (https://tim.blog/podcast/?utm_source=podcast&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=podcast-description) . For deals from sponsors of [The Tim Ferriss Show] (https://tim.blog/podcast) ,please visit [tim.blog/podcast-sponsors] (https://tim.blog/podcast-sponsors) Sign up for Tim’s email newsletter (5-Bullet Friday) at [tim.blog/friday] (https://go.tim.blog/5-bullet-friday-1/) . For transcripts of episodes, go to [tim.blog/transcripts] (https://tim.blog/transcripts) . Discover Tim’s books: [tim.blog/books] (https://tim.blog/books) . Follow Tim: Twitter: [twitter.com/tferriss] (https://twitter.com/tferriss) Instagram: [instagram.com/timferriss] (https://instagram.com/timferriss/) YouTube: [youtube.com/timferriss] (https://www.youtube.com/timferriss) Facebook: [facebook.com/timferriss] (https://www.facebook.com/TimFerriss/) LinkedIn: [linkedin.com/in/timferriss] (http://linkedin.com/in/timferriss) Past guests on [The Tim Ferriss Show] (http://tim.blog/podcast) include [Jerry Seinfeld] (https://tim.blog/2020/12/08/jerry-seinfeld/) , [Hugh Jackman] (https://tim.blog/2020/06/26/hugh-jackman/) , [Dr. Jane Goodall] (https://tim.blog/2020/04/16/jane-goodall/) , [LeBron James] (https://tim.blog/2018/11/27/lebron-james-mike-mancias/) , [Kevin Hart] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/20/kevin-hart/) , [Doris Kearns Goodwin] (https://tim.blog/2018/09/07/doris-kearns-goodwin-leadership/) , [Jamie Foxx] (https://tim.blog/2015/12/06/jamie-foxx/) , [Matthew McConaughey] (https://tim.blog/2020/10/19/matthew-mcconaughey/) , [Esther Perel] (https://tim.blog/2017/05/21/esther-perel/) , [Elizabeth Gilbert] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/08/elizabeth-gilbert/) , [Terry Crews] (https://tim.blog/2017/12/20/terry-crews-how-to-have-do-and-be-all-you-want/) , [Sia] (https://tim.blog/2020/08/12/sia/) , [Yuval Noah Harari] (https://tim.blog/2020/10/27/yuval-noah-harari/) , [Malcolm Gladwell] (https://tim.blog/2016/06/21/malcolm-gladwell/) , [Madeleine Albright] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/27/secretary-madeleine-albright/) , [Cheryl Strayed] (https://tim.blog/2017/03/30/cheryl-strayed/) , [Jim Collins] (https://tim.blog/2019/02/18/jim-collins/) , [Mary Karr,] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/11/mary-karr/) [Maria Popova] (https://tim.blog/2014/10/21/brain-pickings/) , [Sam Harris] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/15/sam-harris-2/) , [Michael Phelps] (https://tim.blog/2021/01/21/michael-phelps-grant-hackett/) , [Bob Iger] (https://tim.blog/2020/01/16/bob-iger/) , [Edward Norton] (https://tim.blog/2019/10/31/edward-norton-motherless-brooklyn/) , [Arnold Schwarzenegger] (https://tim.blog/2015/02/02/arnold-schwarzenegger/) , [Neil Strauss] (https://tim.blog/2014/06/24/neil-strauss/) , [Ken Burns] (https://tim.blog/2019/09/12/ken-burns/) , [Maria Sharapova] (https://tim.blog/2017/08/26/maria-sharapova/) , [Marc Andreessen] (https://tim.blog/2016/05/29/marc-andreessen/) , [Neil Gaiman] (https://tim.blog/2019/03/28/neil-gaiman/) , [Neil de Grasse Tyson] (https://tim.blog/2019/10/03/neil-degrasse-tyson/) , [Jocko Willink] (https://tim.blog/2016/09/21/jocko-willink-on-discipline-leadership-and-overcoming-doubt/) , [Daniel Ek] (https://tim.blog/2020/12/03/daniel-ek/) , [Kelly Slater] (https://tim.blog/2020/09/08/kelly-slater/) , [Dr. Peter Attia] (https://tim.blog/2019/11/27/peter-attia-fasting-metformin-longevity/) , [Seth Godin] (https://tim.blog/2016/02/10/seth-godin/) , [Howard Marks] (https://tim.blog/2018/09/25/howard-marks/) , [Dr. Brené Brown] (https://tim.blog/2020/02/06/brene-brown-striving-self-acceptance-saving-marriages/) , [Eric Schmidt] (https://tim.blog/2019/04/09/eric-schmidt/) , [Michael Lewis] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/01/michael-lewis/) , [Joe Gebbia] (https://tim.blog/2018/03/08/joe-gebbia-co-founder-of-airbnb/) , [Michael Pollan] (https://tim.blog/2018/05/06/michael-pollan-how-to-change-your-mind/) , [Dr. Jordan Peterson] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/01/jordan-peterson/) , [Vince Vaughn] (https://tim.blog/2017/05/31/vince-vaughn/) , [Brian Koppelman] (https://tim.blog/2020/04/23/brian-koppelman/) , [Ramit Sethi] (https://tim.blog/2019/05/07/ramit-sethi/) , [Dax Shepard] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/18/dax-shepard/) , [Tony Robbins] (https://tim.blog/2014/10/15/money-master-the-game/) , [Jim Dethmer] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/18/jim-dethmer/) , [Dan Harris] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/19/dan-harris/) , [Ray Dalio] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/13/ray-dalio/) , [Naval Ravikant] (https://tim.blog/2015/08/18/the-evolutionary-angel-naval-ravikant/) , [Vitalik Buterin] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/08/vitalik-buterin-naval-ravikant/) , [Elizabeth Lesser] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/16/elizabeth-lesser/) , [Amanda Palmer] (https://tim.blog/2019/04/18/amanda-palmer-2/) , [Katie Haun] (https://tim.blog/2021/02/18/katie-haun/) , [Sir Richard Branson] (https://tim.blog/2017/10/09/richard-branson/) , [Chuck Palahniuk] (https://tim.blog/2020/09/02/chuck-palahniuk/) , [Arianna Huffington] (https://tim.blog/2017/10/18/arianna-huffington/) , [Reid Hoffman] (https://tim.blog/2015/08/31/the-oracle-of-silicon-valley-reid-hoffman-plus-michael-mccullough/) , [Bill Burr] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/17/bill-burr/) , [Whitney Cummings] (https://tim.blog/2015/06/26/whitney-cummings/) , [Rick Rubin] (https://tim.blog/2015/05/15/rick-rubin/) , [Dr. Vivek Murthy] (https://tim.blog/2020/03/26/vivek-murthy/) , [Darren Aronofsky] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/09/darren-aronofsky/) , [Margaret Atwood] (https://tim.blog/2022/02/22/margaret-atwood/) , [Mark Zuckerberg] (https://tim.blog/2022/03/24/mark-zuckerberg/) , [Peter Thiel] (https://tim.blog/2014/09/09/peter-thiel/) , [Dr. Gabor Maté] (https://tim.blog/2018/02/20/gabor-mate/) , [Anne Lamott] (https://tim.blog/2021/07/09/anne-lamott/) , [Sarah Silverman] (https://tim.blog/2022/01/12/sarah-silverman/) , [Dr. Andrew Huberman] (https://tim.blog/2021/07/06/andrew-huberman/) , and many more. See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

13 Jun 2024

2 HR 09 MINS

2:09:51

13 Jun 2024


#748

#745: Rick Rubin and Mary Karr

This episode is a two-for-one, and that’s because the podcast recently hit its 10-year anniversary and passed one billion downloads. To celebrate, I’ve curated some of the best of the best—some of my favorites—from more than 700 episodes over the last decade. I could not be more excited. The episode features segments from episode #76 " [Rick Rubin on Cultivating World-Class Artists (Jay Z, Johnny Cash, etc.), Losing 100+ Pounds, and Breaking Down the Complex] (https://tim.blog/2015/05/15/rick-rubin/) " and episode #479 " [Mary Karr — The Master of Memoir on Creative Process and Finding Gifts in the Suffering] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/11/mary-karr/) ." Please enjoy! Sponsors: [AG1] (https://drinkag1.com/tim) all-in-one nutritional supplement: [https://drinkag1.com/tim] (https://drinkag1.com/tim) (1-year supply of Vitamin D (and 5 free AG1 travel packs) with your first subscription purchase.) [Eight Sleep’s Pod 4 Ultra] (https://eightsleep.com/Tim) sleeping solution for dynamic cooling and heating: [https://eightsleep.com/tim] (https://eightsleep.com/tim) (save $350 on the Pod 4 Ultra) [LinkedIn Jobs] (https://linkedin.com/tim) recruitment platform with 1B+ users: [https://linkedin.com/tim] (https://linkedin.com/tim) (post your job for free) Timestamps: [05:11] Notes about this supercombo format. [06:15] Enter Rick Rubin. [07:58] How Rick lost over 135 pounds in his late 30s. [16:03] How artists can hurdle the obstacles that hinder their best work. [19:31] Where to find world-class contemporary music. [20:24] Approaching music production with a fan’s-eye view. [22:53] Recommended reading. [24:22] Helping artists break their creative blocks. [26:54] Rick’s advice for his younger selves. [29:06] Why practicing self-kindness isn’t just nice — it’s a necessity. [32:01] Enter Mary Karr. [32:25] Growing up in “The Ringworm Belt.” [34:44] The catalyst for Mary expressing herself and publishing to the world. [37:47] The role reading played for young Mary. [40:31] The feeling that inspired Mary’s desire to become a poet at a young age. [44:27] “Art should comfort the disturbed and disturb the comfortable.” [45:17] How Mary, a high school dropout, got into college and became an A student. [49:13] Mary’s struggle with bringing darkness with her even after leaving her traumatic past. [53:23] The highly selective process for getting into Mary’s graduate seminar at Syracuse University. [54:33] The first day of Mary’s class and what it illustrates about processing memoir-building memories. [1:00:20] The value of a commonplace book and helping others find alternative perspectives. [1:04:19] The importance and utility of prayer in Mary’s life and sobriety. [1:17:09] The significance of Ignatian exercises in Mary’s Catholic faith and gratitude practice. [1:23:10] Obligatory Texas talk about weaponry and hunting. [1:26:41] The origins of Mary’s unique wordsmithing. [1:34:24] Mary’s process of rough drafts, revision, and using past memories for storytelling. [1:42:34] How Mary copes with the pain of dredging up memories through writing. [1:46:09] Why Mary feels the happiest at 65 and her advice to her younger self about therapy. [1:49:26] The most and least effective types of therapy for Mary. [1:53:25] Mary’s solution to fear and getting through uncomfortable times. [1:58:14] Recognizing the gifts from suffering through difficult times in retrospect. [2:06:28] Mary’s billboard. [2:07:35] Parting thoughts. * For show notes and past guests on [The Tim Ferriss Show] (https://tim.blog/podcast) , please visit [tim.blog/podcast] (https://tim.blog/podcast/?utm_source=podcast&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=podcast-description) . For deals from sponsors of [The Tim Ferriss Show] (https://tim.blog/podcast) ,please visit [tim.blog/podcast-sponsors] (https://tim.blog/podcast-sponsors) Sign up for Tim’s email newsletter (5-Bullet Friday) at [tim.blog/friday] (https://go.tim.blog/5-bullet-friday-1/) . For transcripts of episodes, go to [tim.blog/transcripts] (https://tim.blog/transcripts) . Discover Tim’s books: [tim.blog/books] (https://tim.blog/books) . Follow Tim: Twitter: [twitter.com/tferriss] (https://twitter.com/tferriss) Instagram: [instagram.com/timferriss] (https://instagram.com/timferriss/) YouTube: [youtube.com/timferriss] (https://www.youtube.com/timferriss) Facebook: [facebook.com/timferriss] (https://www.facebook.com/TimFerriss/) LinkedIn: [linkedin.com/in/timferriss] (http://linkedin.com/in/timferriss) Past guests on [The Tim Ferriss Show] (http://tim.blog/podcast) include [Jerry Seinfeld] (https://tim.blog/2020/12/08/jerry-seinfeld/) , [Hugh Jackman] (https://tim.blog/2020/06/26/hugh-jackman/) , [Dr. Jane Goodall] (https://tim.blog/2020/04/16/jane-goodall/) , [LeBron James] (https://tim.blog/2018/11/27/lebron-james-mike-mancias/) , [Kevin Hart] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/20/kevin-hart/) , [Doris Kearns Goodwin] (https://tim.blog/2018/09/07/doris-kearns-goodwin-leadership/) , [Jamie Foxx] (https://tim.blog/2015/12/06/jamie-foxx/) , [Matthew McConaughey] (https://tim.blog/2020/10/19/matthew-mcconaughey/) , [Esther Perel] (https://tim.blog/2017/05/21/esther-perel/) , [Elizabeth Gilbert] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/08/elizabeth-gilbert/) , [Terry Crews] (https://tim.blog/2017/12/20/terry-crews-how-to-have-do-and-be-all-you-want/) , [Sia] (https://tim.blog/2020/08/12/sia/) , [Yuval Noah Harari] (https://tim.blog/2020/10/27/yuval-noah-harari/) , [Malcolm Gladwell] (https://tim.blog/2016/06/21/malcolm-gladwell/) , [Madeleine Albright] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/27/secretary-madeleine-albright/) , [Cheryl Strayed] (https://tim.blog/2017/03/30/cheryl-strayed/) , [Jim Collins] (https://tim.blog/2019/02/18/jim-collins/) , [Mary Karr,] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/11/mary-karr/) [Maria Popova] (https://tim.blog/2014/10/21/brain-pickings/) , [Sam Harris] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/15/sam-harris-2/) , [Michael Phelps] (https://tim.blog/2021/01/21/michael-phelps-grant-hackett/) , [Bob Iger] (https://tim.blog/2020/01/16/bob-iger/) , [Edward Norton] (https://tim.blog/2019/10/31/edward-norton-motherless-brooklyn/) , [Arnold Schwarzenegger] (https://tim.blog/2015/02/02/arnold-schwarzenegger/) , [Neil Strauss] (https://tim.blog/2014/06/24/neil-strauss/) , [Ken Burns] (https://tim.blog/2019/09/12/ken-burns/) , [Maria Sharapova] (https://tim.blog/2017/08/26/maria-sharapova/) , [Marc Andreessen] (https://tim.blog/2016/05/29/marc-andreessen/) , [Neil Gaiman] (https://tim.blog/2019/03/28/neil-gaiman/) , [Neil de Grasse Tyson] (https://tim.blog/2019/10/03/neil-degrasse-tyson/) , [Jocko Willink] (https://tim.blog/2016/09/21/jocko-willink-on-discipline-leadership-and-overcoming-doubt/) , [Daniel Ek] (https://tim.blog/2020/12/03/daniel-ek/) , [Kelly Slater] (https://tim.blog/2020/09/08/kelly-slater/) , [Dr. Peter Attia] (https://tim.blog/2019/11/27/peter-attia-fasting-metformin-longevity/) , [Seth Godin] (https://tim.blog/2016/02/10/seth-godin/) , [Howard Marks] (https://tim.blog/2018/09/25/howard-marks/) , [Dr. Brené Brown] (https://tim.blog/2020/02/06/brene-brown-striving-self-acceptance-saving-marriages/) , [Eric Schmidt] (https://tim.blog/2019/04/09/eric-schmidt/) , [Michael Lewis] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/01/michael-lewis/) , [Joe Gebbia] (https://tim.blog/2018/03/08/joe-gebbia-co-founder-of-airbnb/) , [Michael Pollan] (https://tim.blog/2018/05/06/michael-pollan-how-to-change-your-mind/) , [Dr. Jordan Peterson] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/01/jordan-peterson/) , [Vince Vaughn] (https://tim.blog/2017/05/31/vince-vaughn/) , [Brian Koppelman] (https://tim.blog/2020/04/23/brian-koppelman/) , [Ramit Sethi] (https://tim.blog/2019/05/07/ramit-sethi/) , [Dax Shepard] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/18/dax-shepard/) , [Tony Robbins] (https://tim.blog/2014/10/15/money-master-the-game/) , [Jim Dethmer] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/18/jim-dethmer/) , [Dan Harris] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/19/dan-harris/) , [Ray Dalio] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/13/ray-dalio/) , [Naval Ravikant] (https://tim.blog/2015/08/18/the-evolutionary-angel-naval-ravikant/) , [Vitalik Buterin] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/08/vitalik-buterin-naval-ravikant/) , [Elizabeth Lesser] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/16/elizabeth-lesser/) , [Amanda Palmer] (https://tim.blog/2019/04/18/amanda-palmer-2/) , [Katie Haun] (https://tim.blog/2021/02/18/katie-haun/) , [Sir Richard Branson] (https://tim.blog/2017/10/09/richard-branson/) , [Chuck Palahniuk] (https://tim.blog/2020/09/02/chuck-palahniuk/) , [Arianna Huffington] (https://tim.blog/2017/10/18/arianna-huffington/) , [Reid Hoffman] (https://tim.blog/2015/08/31/the-oracle-of-silicon-valley-reid-hoffman-plus-michael-mccullough/) , [Bill Burr] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/17/bill-burr/) , [Whitney Cummings] (https://tim.blog/2015/06/26/whitney-cummings/) , [Rick Rubin] (https://tim.blog/2015/05/15/rick-rubin/) , [Dr. Vivek Murthy] (https://tim.blog/2020/03/26/vivek-murthy/) , [Darren Aronofsky] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/09/darren-aronofsky/) , [Margaret Atwood] (https://tim.blog/2022/02/22/margaret-atwood/) , [Mark Zuckerberg] (https://tim.blog/2022/03/24/mark-zuckerberg/) , [Peter Thiel] (https://tim.blog/2014/09/09/peter-thiel/) , [Dr. Gabor Maté] (https://tim.blog/2018/02/20/gabor-mate/) , [Anne Lamott] (https://tim.blog/2021/07/09/anne-lamott/) , [Sarah Silverman] (https://tim.blog/2022/01/12/sarah-silverman/) , [Dr. Andrew Huberman] (https://tim.blog/2021/07/06/andrew-huberman/) , and many more. See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

11 Jun 2024

2 HR 14 MINS

2:14:18

11 Jun 2024


#747

#744: Jocko Willink and Sebastian Junger

This episode is a two-for-one, and that’s because the podcast recently hit its 10-year anniversary and passed one billion downloads. To celebrate, I’ve curated some of the best of the best—some of my favorites—from more than 700 episodes over the last decade. I could not be more excited. The episode features segments from episode #107 " [The Scariest Navy SEAL Imaginable… And What He Taught Me] (https://tim.blog/2015/09/25/jocko-willink/) " and episode #161 " [Lessons from War, Tribal Societies, and a Non-Fiction Life (Sebastian Junger)] (https://tim.blog/2016/05/22/sebastian-junger/) ." Please enjoy! Sponsors: [Vuori Clothing] (https://vuoriclothing.com/tim) high-quality performance apparel: [https://vuoriclothing.com/tim] (https://vuoriclothing.com/tim) (20% off your first purchase) [Helix Sleep] (https://helixsleep.com/tim) premium mattresses: [https://helixsleep.com/tim] (https://helixsleep.com/tim) (20% off all mattress orders and two free pillows) [Momentous] (https://livemomentous.com/tim) high-quality supplements: [https://livemomentous.com/tim] (https://livemomentous.com/tim) (code TIM for 20% off) Timestamps: [06:27] Notes about this supercombo format. [07:30] Enter Jocko Willink. [07:59] What separates good leaders from mediocre or bad leaders? [10:01] Identifying good leadership candidates. [11:46] Teaching the skill of detachment. [16:58] Jocko’s grueling workout that made platoons “tap out.” [18:46] Jocko’s morning rituals. [20:57] People Jocko associates with success. [23:12] Recommended reading. [26:57] How does discipline equal freedom? [31:50] Enter Sebastian Junger. [32:21] Thomas Paine and Stoic philosophy. [34:25] The “chainsaw story” and its impact on Sebastian’s writing career. [38:27] Athleticism and long distance running. [39:00] Developing a writing style. [40:46] Sebastian’s attraction to journalism. [46:22] Sebastian’s writing style and the importance of structure. [55:51] Commencement speech advice for high school graduates. [59:09] Sebastian’s inspiration to visit war-torn countries. [1:01:14] Explanation of “skin walkers.” [1:05:00] Striving for political correctness in gender. [1:11:43] The Iroquois’ peace process and its relevance to modern politics. [1:19:15] Psychiatric effects of war. [1:22:07] Bringing primitive, war-time cohesion into modern society. [1:27:28] PTSD, the C-Train, and returning to New York City after war. [1:32:24] The lonely nature of society. [1:36:24] PTSD prevalence in elite special forces units vs. support units. [1:41:30] How to “support the troops.” [1:47:47] How a Viking helmet started — and stopped — a barfight in Spain. [1:53:16] Developing male closeness while decreasing violence. [1:59:05] Veterans becoming victims in society after returning from war. [2:03:27] Photography/videography habits and Sebastian’s start as a war reporter. [2:07:45] Tim Hetherington’s story and Sebastian’s decision to stop war reporting. [2:11:02] Sebastian’s future writing plans. [2:12:04] One thing anyone can do for a military veteran. [2:16:14] Who comes to mind when Sebastian hears the word “successful?” [2:16:46] Defining courage. [2:16:52] Most gifted books. [2:17:46] What close friends say Sebastian is exceptionally good at. [2:18:09] Combining three writers to create the ultimate writer. [2:18:47] Advice to Sebastian’s younger self. [2:20:07] Recent purchase with the most positive impact on Sebastian’s life. [2:22:16] Something Sebastian believes, despite being unable to prove it. [2:22:23] Disliked habits and common practices of journalists. [2:23:39] Advice from Sebastian’s 70-year-old self to his current self. [2:24:48] Knowing when to write a book. [2:26:53] Sebastian’s billboard. [2:28:22] Final requests for the audience and parting thoughts. * For show notes and past guests on [The Tim Ferriss Show] (https://tim.blog/podcast) , please visit [tim.blog/podcast] (https://tim.blog/podcast/?utm_source=podcast&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=podcast-description) . For deals from sponsors of [The Tim Ferriss Show] (https://tim.blog/podcast) ,please visit [tim.blog/podcast-sponsors] (https://tim.blog/podcast-sponsors) Sign up for Tim’s email newsletter (5-Bullet Friday) at [tim.blog/friday] (https://go.tim.blog/5-bullet-friday-1/) . For transcripts of episodes, go to [tim.blog/transcripts] (https://tim.blog/transcripts) . Discover Tim’s books: [tim.blog/books] (https://tim.blog/books) . Follow Tim: Twitter: [twitter.com/tferriss] (https://twitter.com/tferriss) Instagram: [instagram.com/timferriss] (https://instagram.com/timferriss/) YouTube: [youtube.com/timferriss] (https://www.youtube.com/timferriss) Facebook: [facebook.com/timferriss] (https://www.facebook.com/TimFerriss/) LinkedIn: [linkedin.com/in/timferriss] (http://linkedin.com/in/timferriss) Past guests on [The Tim Ferriss Show] (http://tim.blog/podcast) include [Jerry Seinfeld] (https://tim.blog/2020/12/08/jerry-seinfeld/) , [Hugh Jackman] (https://tim.blog/2020/06/26/hugh-jackman/) , [Dr. Jane Goodall] (https://tim.blog/2020/04/16/jane-goodall/) , [LeBron James] (https://tim.blog/2018/11/27/lebron-james-mike-mancias/) , [Kevin Hart] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/20/kevin-hart/) , [Doris Kearns Goodwin] (https://tim.blog/2018/09/07/doris-kearns-goodwin-leadership/) , [Jamie Foxx] (https://tim.blog/2015/12/06/jamie-foxx/) , [Matthew McConaughey] (https://tim.blog/2020/10/19/matthew-mcconaughey/) , [Esther Perel] (https://tim.blog/2017/05/21/esther-perel/) , [Elizabeth Gilbert] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/08/elizabeth-gilbert/) , [Terry Crews] (https://tim.blog/2017/12/20/terry-crews-how-to-have-do-and-be-all-you-want/) , [Sia] (https://tim.blog/2020/08/12/sia/) , [Yuval Noah Harari] (https://tim.blog/2020/10/27/yuval-noah-harari/) , [Malcolm Gladwell] (https://tim.blog/2016/06/21/malcolm-gladwell/) , [Madeleine Albright] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/27/secretary-madeleine-albright/) , [Cheryl Strayed] (https://tim.blog/2017/03/30/cheryl-strayed/) , [Jim Collins] (https://tim.blog/2019/02/18/jim-collins/) , [Mary Karr,] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/11/mary-karr/) [Maria Popova] (https://tim.blog/2014/10/21/brain-pickings/) , [Sam Harris] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/15/sam-harris-2/) , [Michael Phelps] (https://tim.blog/2021/01/21/michael-phelps-grant-hackett/) , [Bob Iger] (https://tim.blog/2020/01/16/bob-iger/) , [Edward Norton] (https://tim.blog/2019/10/31/edward-norton-motherless-brooklyn/) , [Arnold 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Schmidt] (https://tim.blog/2019/04/09/eric-schmidt/) , [Michael Lewis] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/01/michael-lewis/) , [Joe Gebbia] (https://tim.blog/2018/03/08/joe-gebbia-co-founder-of-airbnb/) , [Michael Pollan] (https://tim.blog/2018/05/06/michael-pollan-how-to-change-your-mind/) , [Dr. Jordan Peterson] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/01/jordan-peterson/) , [Vince Vaughn] (https://tim.blog/2017/05/31/vince-vaughn/) , [Brian Koppelman] (https://tim.blog/2020/04/23/brian-koppelman/) , [Ramit Sethi] (https://tim.blog/2019/05/07/ramit-sethi/) , [Dax Shepard] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/18/dax-shepard/) , [Tony Robbins] (https://tim.blog/2014/10/15/money-master-the-game/) , [Jim Dethmer] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/18/jim-dethmer/) , [Dan Harris] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/19/dan-harris/) , [Ray Dalio] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/13/ray-dalio/) , [Naval Ravikant] (https://tim.blog/2015/08/18/the-evolutionary-angel-naval-ravikant/) , [Vitalik Buterin] 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(https://tim.blog/2022/03/24/mark-zuckerberg/) , [Peter Thiel] (https://tim.blog/2014/09/09/peter-thiel/) , [Dr. Gabor Maté] (https://tim.blog/2018/02/20/gabor-mate/) , [Anne Lamott] (https://tim.blog/2021/07/09/anne-lamott/) , [Sarah Silverman] (https://tim.blog/2022/01/12/sarah-silverman/) , [Dr. Andrew Huberman] (https://tim.blog/2021/07/06/andrew-huberman/) , and many more. See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

06 Jun 2024

2 HR 37 MINS

2:37:48

06 Jun 2024


#746

#743: Dr. Jane Goodall and Cal Fussman

This episode is a two-for-one, and that’s because the podcast recently hit its 10-year anniversary and passed one billion downloads. To celebrate, I’ve curated some of the best of the best—some of my favorites—from more than 700 episodes over the last decade. I could not be more excited. The episode features segments from episode #421 "Dr. Jane Goodall — The Legend, The Lessons, The Hope" and episode #145 "The Interview Master: Cal Fussman and the Power of Listening." Please enjoy! Sponsors: [Momentous] (https://livemomentous.com/tim) high-quality supplements: [https://livemomentous.com/tim] (https://livemomentous.com/tim) (code TIM for 20% off) [Eight Sleep’s Pod 4 Ultra] (https://eightsleep.com/Tim) sleeping solution for dynamic cooling and heating: [https://eightsleep.com/tim] (https://eightsleep.com/tim) (save $350 on the Pod 4 Ultra) [Wealthfront] (https://wealthfront.com/tim) high-yield cash account: [https://wealthfront.com/tim] (https://wealthfront.com/tim) (Start earning 5.00% APY on your short term cash until you’re ready to invest. And when you open an account today, you can get an extra fifty-dollar bonus with a deposit of five hundred dollars or more.)Termsapply. Timestamps: [04:48] Notes about this supercombo format. [05:51] Enter Dr. Jane Goodall. [06:19] Connecting with Louis Leakey and becoming his secretary. [09:43] Gaining acceptance among chimpanzees. [13:09] Primate personalities, compassion, and the story of Old Man saving Marc Cusano. [17:34] Observations of chimpanzee compassion and violence, and inferences about human nature. [19:19] Explaining variance in chimpanzee attitudes toward dominance. [20:55] Cultivating hope to overcome apathy. [26:19] Mr. H, Gary Haun, the indomitable human spirit, and overcoming adversity. [29:37] Dr. Goodall's billboard. [31:20] Enter Cal Fussman. [32:56] Quincy Jones' unique book signing practice. [34:19] Cal's pivotal childhood moment. [38:55] Deconstructing the skill of asking great questions. [42:43] Contrasting interview styles from different life stages. [48:25] University of Missouri Journalism's role in Cal's career. [52:24] Drinking with Hunter S. Thompson and Johnny Depp. [55:45] Cal's start in international travel (and my family trip to Iceland). [1:06:34] How a single question got Cal six months of lodging. [1:14:45] Common mistakes and lessons learned about the art of asking questions. [1:23:30] Honing the ability to tell stories. [1:27:11] A life-changing event at the end of Cal's travels. [1:31:43] Perfecting the conversational interview. [1:33:43] Speaking at Summit at Sea. [1:46:15] What Mikhail Gorbachev taught Cal about the art of the interview. [1:55:45] Boxing Julio César Chávez. [2:30:31] Why Alex Banayan and George Foreman define success for Cal. [2:42:58] Most gifted books. [2:49:47] Favorite documentaries and movies. [2:55:37] Cal's billboard. [2:56:08] Advice to Cal's 30-year-old self. [2:59:05] Overcoming writer's block with Harry Crews' advice. [3:18:56] Parting thoughts. * For show notes and past guests on [The Tim Ferriss Show] (https://tim.blog/podcast) , please visit [tim.blog/podcast] (https://tim.blog/podcast/?utm_source=podcast&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=podcast-description) . For deals from sponsors of [The Tim Ferriss Show] (https://tim.blog/podcast) ,please visit [tim.blog/podcast-sponsors] (https://tim.blog/podcast-sponsors) Sign up for Tim’s email newsletter (5-Bullet Friday) at [tim.blog/friday] (https://go.tim.blog/5-bullet-friday-1/) . For transcripts of episodes, go to [tim.blog/transcripts] (https://tim.blog/transcripts) . Discover Tim’s books: [tim.blog/books] (https://tim.blog/books) . Follow Tim: Twitter: [twitter.com/tferriss] (https://twitter.com/tferriss) Instagram: [instagram.com/timferriss] (https://instagram.com/timferriss/) YouTube: [youtube.com/timferriss] (https://www.youtube.com/timferriss) Facebook: [facebook.com/timferriss] (https://www.facebook.com/TimFerriss/) LinkedIn: [linkedin.com/in/timferriss] (http://linkedin.com/in/timferriss) Past guests on [The Tim Ferriss Show] (http://tim.blog/podcast) include [Jerry Seinfeld] (https://tim.blog/2020/12/08/jerry-seinfeld/) , [Hugh Jackman] (https://tim.blog/2020/06/26/hugh-jackman/) , [Dr. Jane Goodall] (https://tim.blog/2020/04/16/jane-goodall/) , [LeBron James] (https://tim.blog/2018/11/27/lebron-james-mike-mancias/) , [Kevin Hart] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/20/kevin-hart/) , [Doris Kearns Goodwin] (https://tim.blog/2018/09/07/doris-kearns-goodwin-leadership/) , [Jamie Foxx] (https://tim.blog/2015/12/06/jamie-foxx/) , [Matthew McConaughey] (https://tim.blog/2020/10/19/matthew-mcconaughey/) , [Esther Perel] (https://tim.blog/2017/05/21/esther-perel/) , [Elizabeth Gilbert] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/08/elizabeth-gilbert/) , [Terry Crews] (https://tim.blog/2017/12/20/terry-crews-how-to-have-do-and-be-all-you-want/) , [Sia] (https://tim.blog/2020/08/12/sia/) , [Yuval Noah Harari] (https://tim.blog/2020/10/27/yuval-noah-harari/) , [Malcolm Gladwell] (https://tim.blog/2016/06/21/malcolm-gladwell/) , [Madeleine Albright] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/27/secretary-madeleine-albright/) , [Cheryl Strayed] (https://tim.blog/2017/03/30/cheryl-strayed/) , [Jim Collins] (https://tim.blog/2019/02/18/jim-collins/) , [Mary Karr,] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/11/mary-karr/) [Maria Popova] (https://tim.blog/2014/10/21/brain-pickings/) , [Sam Harris] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/15/sam-harris-2/) , [Michael Phelps] (https://tim.blog/2021/01/21/michael-phelps-grant-hackett/) , [Bob Iger] (https://tim.blog/2020/01/16/bob-iger/) , [Edward Norton] (https://tim.blog/2019/10/31/edward-norton-motherless-brooklyn/) , [Arnold Schwarzenegger] (https://tim.blog/2015/02/02/arnold-schwarzenegger/) , [Neil Strauss] (https://tim.blog/2014/06/24/neil-strauss/) , [Ken Burns] (https://tim.blog/2019/09/12/ken-burns/) , [Maria Sharapova] (https://tim.blog/2017/08/26/maria-sharapova/) , [Marc Andreessen] (https://tim.blog/2016/05/29/marc-andreessen/) , [Neil Gaiman] (https://tim.blog/2019/03/28/neil-gaiman/) , [Neil de Grasse Tyson] (https://tim.blog/2019/10/03/neil-degrasse-tyson/) , [Jocko Willink] (https://tim.blog/2016/09/21/jocko-willink-on-discipline-leadership-and-overcoming-doubt/) , [Daniel Ek] (https://tim.blog/2020/12/03/daniel-ek/) , [Kelly Slater] (https://tim.blog/2020/09/08/kelly-slater/) , [Dr. Peter Attia] (https://tim.blog/2019/11/27/peter-attia-fasting-metformin-longevity/) , [Seth Godin] (https://tim.blog/2016/02/10/seth-godin/) , [Howard Marks] (https://tim.blog/2018/09/25/howard-marks/) , [Dr. Brené Brown] (https://tim.blog/2020/02/06/brene-brown-striving-self-acceptance-saving-marriages/) , [Eric Schmidt] (https://tim.blog/2019/04/09/eric-schmidt/) , [Michael Lewis] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/01/michael-lewis/) , [Joe Gebbia] (https://tim.blog/2018/03/08/joe-gebbia-co-founder-of-airbnb/) , [Michael Pollan] (https://tim.blog/2018/05/06/michael-pollan-how-to-change-your-mind/) , [Dr. Jordan Peterson] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/01/jordan-peterson/) , [Vince Vaughn] (https://tim.blog/2017/05/31/vince-vaughn/) , [Brian Koppelman] (https://tim.blog/2020/04/23/brian-koppelman/) , [Ramit Sethi] (https://tim.blog/2019/05/07/ramit-sethi/) , [Dax Shepard] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/18/dax-shepard/) , [Tony Robbins] (https://tim.blog/2014/10/15/money-master-the-game/) , [Jim Dethmer] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/18/jim-dethmer/) , [Dan Harris] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/19/dan-harris/) , [Ray Dalio] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/13/ray-dalio/) , [Naval Ravikant] (https://tim.blog/2015/08/18/the-evolutionary-angel-naval-ravikant/) , [Vitalik Buterin] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/08/vitalik-buterin-naval-ravikant/) , [Elizabeth Lesser] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/16/elizabeth-lesser/) , [Amanda Palmer] (https://tim.blog/2019/04/18/amanda-palmer-2/) , [Katie Haun] (https://tim.blog/2021/02/18/katie-haun/) , [Sir Richard Branson] (https://tim.blog/2017/10/09/richard-branson/) , [Chuck Palahniuk] (https://tim.blog/2020/09/02/chuck-palahniuk/) , [Arianna Huffington] (https://tim.blog/2017/10/18/arianna-huffington/) , [Reid Hoffman] (https://tim.blog/2015/08/31/the-oracle-of-silicon-valley-reid-hoffman-plus-michael-mccullough/) , [Bill Burr] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/17/bill-burr/) , [Whitney Cummings] (https://tim.blog/2015/06/26/whitney-cummings/) , [Rick Rubin] (https://tim.blog/2015/05/15/rick-rubin/) , [Dr. Vivek Murthy] (https://tim.blog/2020/03/26/vivek-murthy/) , [Darren Aronofsky] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/09/darren-aronofsky/) , [Margaret Atwood] (https://tim.blog/2022/02/22/margaret-atwood/) , [Mark Zuckerberg] (https://tim.blog/2022/03/24/mark-zuckerberg/) , [Peter Thiel] (https://tim.blog/2014/09/09/peter-thiel/) , [Dr. Gabor Maté] (https://tim.blog/2018/02/20/gabor-mate/) , [Anne Lamott] (https://tim.blog/2021/07/09/anne-lamott/) , [Sarah Silverman] (https://tim.blog/2022/01/12/sarah-silverman/) , [Dr. Andrew Huberman] (https://tim.blog/2021/07/06/andrew-huberman/) , and many more. See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

04 Jun 2024

3 HR 25 MINS

3:25:51

04 Jun 2024


#745

#742: Tony Robbins and Jerry Colonna

This episode is a two-for-one, and that’s because the podcast recently hit its 10-year anniversary and passed one billion downloads. To celebrate, I’ve curated some of the best of the best—some of my favorites—from more than 700 episodes over the last decade. I could not be more excited. The episode features segments from episode #37 " [Tony Robbins on Morning Routines, Peak Performance, and Mastering Money] (https://tim.blog/2014/10/15/money-master-the-game/) " and #373 " [Jerry Colonna — The Coach with the Spider Tattoo] (https://tim.blog/2019/06/11/jerry-colonna/) ." Please enjoy! Sponsors: [LMNT] (https://drinklmnt.com/tim) electrolyte supplement: [https://drinklmnt.com/Tim] (https://drinklmnt.com/Tim) (free LMNT sample pack with any drink mix purchase) [AG1] (https://drinkag1.com/tim) all-in-one nutritional supplement: [https://drinkag1.com/tim] (https://drinkag1.com/tim) (1-year supply of Vitamin D (and 5 free AG1 travel packs) with your first subscription purchase.) [Eight Sleep’s Pod 4 Ultra] (https://eightsleep.com/Tim) sleeping solution for dynamic cooling and heating: [https://eightsleep.com/tim] (https://eightsleep.com/tim) (save $350 on the Pod 4 Ultra) Timestamps: 05:00] Notes about this supercombo format. [06:03] Enter Tony Robbins. [06:27] Tony’s daily routines. [07:28] Cryotherapy. [10:55] Priming. [15:04] Tony’s ideal music for meditation. [16:20] Richard Branson’s first pre-investment questions. [17:05] What a 50% investment loss actually means. [17:42] The Paul Tudor Jones 5:1 strategy. [18:36] How Kyle Bass taught his kids about investing with nickels. [21:34] What the world’s best investors know for certain. [24:00] Enter Jerry Colonna. [24:21] Jerry’s spider tattoo origin story. [30:03] The 2002 Olympic bid meeting that changed Jerry’s life. [35:47] Jerry’s suicide attempt at 18 and his psychiatric hospital stay. [37:06] The difference between responsible and complicit in Jerry’s life in 2002. [39:55] Three important questions from Jerry’s therapist. [41:02] Something important Jerry needed to say but didn’t during this time. [42:39] How Jerry overcame self-doubt and unanswerable questions. [44:46] Jerry’s path to coaching and three influential books. [51:46] How much of Jerry’s coaching stemmed from focusing outside himself and healing his younger self. [53:12] Convincing high-achievers of the importance of self-discovery. [54:10] Jerry’s first question: “How are you really feeling?” [57:11] Working with the chronically busy. [59:40] Examining my handling of busyness, saying “No,” and related difficulties. [1:09:40] Three basic risks we all try to manage: love, safety, and belonging. [1:13:06] Tools, books, and approaches for setting boundaries and saying “No.” [1:14:50] “All beings own their own karma. Their happiness or unhappiness depend upon their actions, not my wishes for them.” [1:16:11] A boundary tool that acknowledges compassion from a distance. [1:17:30] The challenge is in the meaning assigned to a situation before applying a tool. [1:18:11] Dealing with vexing “Newman” personalities in our lives. [1:22:56] Moving from intellectual agreement to behavioral change. [1:25:26] Benefits of journaling for personal growth. [1:27:33] Guilt vs. remorse. [1:28:12] Marie Ponsot, the crow, and letting the crow speak in the journal. [1:32:00] Jerry’s bedtimes, mornings, and journaling process. [1:35:09] Journaling for accepting life’s totality and our inner “multitudes.” [1:37:14] Tara Brach’s Radical Acceptance. [1:37:41] Using Marvel’s Hulk and Thor to understand and reconcile parts of oneself. [1:42:39] A difficult but life-changing decision Jerry made to say “No.” [1:49:19] Advice for anyone at a similar junction. [1:51:07] Using journaling and meditation to cope with anxiety and inner turmoil. [1:54:43] Learning about loving kindness (metta) meditation. [1:56:49] A new behavior or belief that improved Jerry’s quality of life. [1:58:36] Jerry’s billboard. [2:00:55] Parting thoughts. * For show notes and past guests on [The Tim Ferriss Show] (https://tim.blog/podcast) , please visit [tim.blog/podcast] (https://tim.blog/podcast/?utm_source=podcast&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=podcast-description) . For deals from sponsors of [The Tim Ferriss Show] (https://tim.blog/podcast) ,please visit [tim.blog/podcast-sponsors] (https://tim.blog/podcast-sponsors) Sign up for Tim’s email newsletter (5-Bullet Friday) at [tim.blog/friday] (https://go.tim.blog/5-bullet-friday-1/) . For transcripts of episodes, go to [tim.blog/transcripts] (https://tim.blog/transcripts) . Discover Tim’s books: [tim.blog/books] (https://tim.blog/books) . Follow Tim: Twitter: [twitter.com/tferriss] (https://twitter.com/tferriss) Instagram: [instagram.com/timferriss] (https://instagram.com/timferriss/) YouTube: [youtube.com/timferriss] (https://www.youtube.com/timferriss) Facebook: [facebook.com/timferriss] (https://www.facebook.com/TimFerriss/) LinkedIn: [linkedin.com/in/timferriss] (http://linkedin.com/in/timferriss) Past guests on [The Tim Ferriss Show] (http://tim.blog/podcast) include [Jerry Seinfeld] (https://tim.blog/2020/12/08/jerry-seinfeld/) , [Hugh Jackman] (https://tim.blog/2020/06/26/hugh-jackman/) , [Dr. Jane Goodall] (https://tim.blog/2020/04/16/jane-goodall/) , [LeBron James] (https://tim.blog/2018/11/27/lebron-james-mike-mancias/) , [Kevin Hart] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/20/kevin-hart/) , [Doris Kearns Goodwin] (https://tim.blog/2018/09/07/doris-kearns-goodwin-leadership/) , [Jamie Foxx] (https://tim.blog/2015/12/06/jamie-foxx/) , [Matthew McConaughey] (https://tim.blog/2020/10/19/matthew-mcconaughey/) , [Esther Perel] (https://tim.blog/2017/05/21/esther-perel/) , [Elizabeth Gilbert] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/08/elizabeth-gilbert/) , [Terry Crews] (https://tim.blog/2017/12/20/terry-crews-how-to-have-do-and-be-all-you-want/) , [Sia] (https://tim.blog/2020/08/12/sia/) , [Yuval Noah Harari] (https://tim.blog/2020/10/27/yuval-noah-harari/) , [Malcolm Gladwell] (https://tim.blog/2016/06/21/malcolm-gladwell/) , [Madeleine Albright] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/27/secretary-madeleine-albright/) , [Cheryl Strayed] (https://tim.blog/2017/03/30/cheryl-strayed/) , [Jim Collins] (https://tim.blog/2019/02/18/jim-collins/) , [Mary Karr,] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/11/mary-karr/) [Maria Popova] (https://tim.blog/2014/10/21/brain-pickings/) , [Sam Harris] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/15/sam-harris-2/) , [Michael Phelps] (https://tim.blog/2021/01/21/michael-phelps-grant-hackett/) , [Bob Iger] (https://tim.blog/2020/01/16/bob-iger/) , [Edward Norton] (https://tim.blog/2019/10/31/edward-norton-motherless-brooklyn/) , [Arnold Schwarzenegger] (https://tim.blog/2015/02/02/arnold-schwarzenegger/) , [Neil Strauss] (https://tim.blog/2014/06/24/neil-strauss/) , [Ken Burns] (https://tim.blog/2019/09/12/ken-burns/) , [Maria Sharapova] (https://tim.blog/2017/08/26/maria-sharapova/) , [Marc Andreessen] (https://tim.blog/2016/05/29/marc-andreessen/) , [Neil Gaiman] (https://tim.blog/2019/03/28/neil-gaiman/) , [Neil de Grasse Tyson] (https://tim.blog/2019/10/03/neil-degrasse-tyson/) , [Jocko Willink] (https://tim.blog/2016/09/21/jocko-willink-on-discipline-leadership-and-overcoming-doubt/) , [Daniel Ek] (https://tim.blog/2020/12/03/daniel-ek/) , [Kelly Slater] (https://tim.blog/2020/09/08/kelly-slater/) , [Dr. Peter Attia] (https://tim.blog/2019/11/27/peter-attia-fasting-metformin-longevity/) , [Seth Godin] (https://tim.blog/2016/02/10/seth-godin/) , [Howard Marks] (https://tim.blog/2018/09/25/howard-marks/) , [Dr. Brené Brown] (https://tim.blog/2020/02/06/brene-brown-striving-self-acceptance-saving-marriages/) , [Eric Schmidt] (https://tim.blog/2019/04/09/eric-schmidt/) , [Michael Lewis] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/01/michael-lewis/) , [Joe Gebbia] (https://tim.blog/2018/03/08/joe-gebbia-co-founder-of-airbnb/) , [Michael Pollan] (https://tim.blog/2018/05/06/michael-pollan-how-to-change-your-mind/) , [Dr. Jordan Peterson] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/01/jordan-peterson/) , [Vince Vaughn] (https://tim.blog/2017/05/31/vince-vaughn/) , [Brian Koppelman] (https://tim.blog/2020/04/23/brian-koppelman/) , [Ramit Sethi] (https://tim.blog/2019/05/07/ramit-sethi/) , [Dax Shepard] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/18/dax-shepard/) , [Tony Robbins] (https://tim.blog/2014/10/15/money-master-the-game/) , [Jim Dethmer] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/18/jim-dethmer/) , [Dan Harris] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/19/dan-harris/) , [Ray Dalio] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/13/ray-dalio/) , [Naval Ravikant] (https://tim.blog/2015/08/18/the-evolutionary-angel-naval-ravikant/) , [Vitalik Buterin] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/08/vitalik-buterin-naval-ravikant/) , [Elizabeth Lesser] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/16/elizabeth-lesser/) , [Amanda Palmer] (https://tim.blog/2019/04/18/amanda-palmer-2/) , [Katie Haun] (https://tim.blog/2021/02/18/katie-haun/) , [Sir Richard Branson] (https://tim.blog/2017/10/09/richard-branson/) , [Chuck Palahniuk] (https://tim.blog/2020/09/02/chuck-palahniuk/) , [Arianna Huffington] (https://tim.blog/2017/10/18/arianna-huffington/) , [Reid Hoffman] (https://tim.blog/2015/08/31/the-oracle-of-silicon-valley-reid-hoffman-plus-michael-mccullough/) , [Bill Burr] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/17/bill-burr/) , [Whitney Cummings] (https://tim.blog/2015/06/26/whitney-cummings/) , [Rick Rubin] (https://tim.blog/2015/05/15/rick-rubin/) , [Dr. Vivek Murthy] (https://tim.blog/2020/03/26/vivek-murthy/) , [Darren Aronofsky] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/09/darren-aronofsky/) , [Margaret Atwood] (https://tim.blog/2022/02/22/margaret-atwood/) , [Mark Zuckerberg] (https://tim.blog/2022/03/24/mark-zuckerberg/) , [Peter Thiel] (https://tim.blog/2014/09/09/peter-thiel/) , [Dr. Gabor Maté] (https://tim.blog/2018/02/20/gabor-mate/) , [Anne Lamott] (https://tim.blog/2021/07/09/anne-lamott/) , [Sarah Silverman] (https://tim.blog/2022/01/12/sarah-silverman/) , [Dr. Andrew Huberman] (https://tim.blog/2021/07/06/andrew-huberman/) , and many more. 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30 May 2024

2 HR 10 MINS

2:10:14

30 May 2024


#744

#741: Jim Collins and Ed Zschau

This episode is a two-for-one, and that’s because the podcast recently hit its 10-year anniversary and passed one billion downloads. To celebrate, I’ve curated some of the best of the best—some of my favorites—from more than 700 episodes over the last decade. I could not be more excited. The episode features segments from episode #361 " [Jim Collins — A Rare Interview with a Reclusive Polymath] (https://tim.blog/2019/02/18/jim-collins/) " and #380 " [Ed Zschau — The Polymath Professor Who Changed My Life] (https://tim.blog/2019/08/01/ed-zschau/) ." Please enjoy! Sponsors: [Eight Sleep’s Pod 4 Ultra] (https://eightsleep.com/Tim) sleeping solution for dynamic cooling and heating: [https://eightsleep.com/tim] (https://eightsleep.com/tim) (save $350 on the Pod 4 Ultra) [AG1] (https://drinkag1.com/tim) all-in-one nutritional supplement: [https://drinkag1.com/tim] (https://drinkag1.com/tim) (1-year supply of Vitamin D (and 5 free AG1 travel packs) with your first subscription purchase.) [LMNT] (https://drinklmnt.com/tim) electrolyte supplement: [https://drinklmnt.com/Tim] (https://drinklmnt.com/Tim) (free LMNT sample pack with any drink mix purchase) Timestamps: [05:00] Notes about this supercombo format. [06:03] Enter Jim Collins. [06:28] How Jim’s students influenced his entrepreneurial path. [10:45] Why Jim carries a three-timer stopwatch. [12:21] Using a spreadsheet to optimize discipline in service of creativity. [13:42] Ideal minimum creative hours per year. [15:19] Avoiding a life-distorting “funk.” [17:41] Calculating an optimal end point. [19:27] Patterns discovered using Jim’s time-tracking method. [20:23] Three crucial components for living the life Jim wants to lead. [22:18] The bug book and the hedgehog concept. [30:31] Peter Drucker mic-drop lessons. [34:39] Enter Ed Zschau. [34:59] How I convinced Dr. Zschau to let me into his Princeton engineering course. [37:38] Ed’s background in competitive figure skating and the lessons it taught him. [41:45] The origin of Ed’s meticulous attention to detail. [45:31] The benefits of learning by doing through the case method. [49:21] Ed’s definition of entrepreneurship. [50:50] The role of optimism in entrepreneurship and life. [53:30] Ed’s aspirations as a teenager and young adult. [55:32] What drew Ed to Princeton as an aspiring physics philosopher. [58:21] How Ed got into teaching and his belief that career planning is overrated. [1:03:37] How Ed learned to become a good teacher and the influence of extemporaneous speaking. [1:06:53] Lessons from extemporaneous speaking competitions about preparation and adaptation. [1:11:04] Ed’s thoughts on focusing for extended periods versus opening himself to opportunities. [1:13:06] Ed’s decision to run for Congress. [1:17:57] Advantages of committing to a maximum of three terms in the House of Representatives. [1:21:29] Ed’s experience and self-reflection after losing his Senate race. [1:23:40] Ed’s decision process when transitioning from investor to CEO. [1:26:05] Differentiating between high-impact commitments and peer pressure. [1:29:41] Comparing Ed’s parenting style to his teaching style. [1:31:17] Ed’s belief in encouragement over direction and his own upbringing. [1:34:45] The origin of Ed’s goal to live a life that matters. [1:37:05] Influential books and recommendations for aspiring entrepreneurs. [1:42:05] Ed’s current excitement and efforts to make higher education affordable through technology. [1:48:37] The mantra by which Ed lives his life and his childhood nickname. [1:50:57] How Ed brings the sound of music to his endeavors. [1:57:34] Ed’s influence on others to continue his work of changing the world. [1:59:40] Parting thoughts. * For show notes and past guests on [The Tim Ferriss Show] (https://tim.blog/podcast) , please visit [tim.blog/podcast] (https://tim.blog/podcast/?utm_source=podcast&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=podcast-description) . 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Follow Tim: Twitter: [twitter.com/tferriss] (https://twitter.com/tferriss) Instagram: [instagram.com/timferriss] (https://instagram.com/timferriss/) YouTube: [youtube.com/timferriss] (https://www.youtube.com/timferriss) Facebook: [facebook.com/timferriss] (https://www.facebook.com/TimFerriss/) LinkedIn: [linkedin.com/in/timferriss] (http://linkedin.com/in/timferriss) Past guests on [The Tim Ferriss Show] (http://tim.blog/podcast) include [Jerry Seinfeld] (https://tim.blog/2020/12/08/jerry-seinfeld/) , [Hugh Jackman] (https://tim.blog/2020/06/26/hugh-jackman/) , [Dr. Jane Goodall] (https://tim.blog/2020/04/16/jane-goodall/) , [LeBron James] (https://tim.blog/2018/11/27/lebron-james-mike-mancias/) , [Kevin Hart] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/20/kevin-hart/) , [Doris Kearns Goodwin] (https://tim.blog/2018/09/07/doris-kearns-goodwin-leadership/) , [Jamie Foxx] (https://tim.blog/2015/12/06/jamie-foxx/) , [Matthew McConaughey] (https://tim.blog/2020/10/19/matthew-mcconaughey/) , [Esther Perel] (https://tim.blog/2017/05/21/esther-perel/) , [Elizabeth Gilbert] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/08/elizabeth-gilbert/) , [Terry Crews] (https://tim.blog/2017/12/20/terry-crews-how-to-have-do-and-be-all-you-want/) , [Sia] (https://tim.blog/2020/08/12/sia/) , [Yuval Noah Harari] (https://tim.blog/2020/10/27/yuval-noah-harari/) , [Malcolm Gladwell] (https://tim.blog/2016/06/21/malcolm-gladwell/) , [Madeleine Albright] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/27/secretary-madeleine-albright/) , [Cheryl Strayed] (https://tim.blog/2017/03/30/cheryl-strayed/) , [Jim Collins] (https://tim.blog/2019/02/18/jim-collins/) , [Mary Karr,] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/11/mary-karr/) [Maria Popova] (https://tim.blog/2014/10/21/brain-pickings/) , [Sam Harris] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/15/sam-harris-2/) , [Michael Phelps] (https://tim.blog/2021/01/21/michael-phelps-grant-hackett/) , [Bob Iger] (https://tim.blog/2020/01/16/bob-iger/) , [Edward Norton] (https://tim.blog/2019/10/31/edward-norton-motherless-brooklyn/) , [Arnold Schwarzenegger] (https://tim.blog/2015/02/02/arnold-schwarzenegger/) , [Neil Strauss] (https://tim.blog/2014/06/24/neil-strauss/) , [Ken Burns] (https://tim.blog/2019/09/12/ken-burns/) , [Maria Sharapova] (https://tim.blog/2017/08/26/maria-sharapova/) , [Marc Andreessen] (https://tim.blog/2016/05/29/marc-andreessen/) , [Neil Gaiman] (https://tim.blog/2019/03/28/neil-gaiman/) , [Neil de Grasse Tyson] (https://tim.blog/2019/10/03/neil-degrasse-tyson/) , [Jocko Willink] (https://tim.blog/2016/09/21/jocko-willink-on-discipline-leadership-and-overcoming-doubt/) , [Daniel Ek] (https://tim.blog/2020/12/03/daniel-ek/) , [Kelly Slater] (https://tim.blog/2020/09/08/kelly-slater/) , [Dr. Peter Attia] (https://tim.blog/2019/11/27/peter-attia-fasting-metformin-longevity/) , [Seth Godin] (https://tim.blog/2016/02/10/seth-godin/) , [Howard Marks] (https://tim.blog/2018/09/25/howard-marks/) , [Dr. Brené Brown] (https://tim.blog/2020/02/06/brene-brown-striving-self-acceptance-saving-marriages/) , [Eric Schmidt] (https://tim.blog/2019/04/09/eric-schmidt/) , [Michael Lewis] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/01/michael-lewis/) , [Joe Gebbia] (https://tim.blog/2018/03/08/joe-gebbia-co-founder-of-airbnb/) , [Michael Pollan] (https://tim.blog/2018/05/06/michael-pollan-how-to-change-your-mind/) , [Dr. Jordan Peterson] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/01/jordan-peterson/) , [Vince Vaughn] (https://tim.blog/2017/05/31/vince-vaughn/) , [Brian Koppelman] (https://tim.blog/2020/04/23/brian-koppelman/) , [Ramit Sethi] (https://tim.blog/2019/05/07/ramit-sethi/) , [Dax Shepard] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/18/dax-shepard/) , [Tony Robbins] (https://tim.blog/2014/10/15/money-master-the-game/) , [Jim Dethmer] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/18/jim-dethmer/) , [Dan Harris] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/19/dan-harris/) , [Ray Dalio] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/13/ray-dalio/) , [Naval Ravikant] (https://tim.blog/2015/08/18/the-evolutionary-angel-naval-ravikant/) , [Vitalik Buterin] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/08/vitalik-buterin-naval-ravikant/) , [Elizabeth Lesser] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/16/elizabeth-lesser/) , [Amanda Palmer] (https://tim.blog/2019/04/18/amanda-palmer-2/) , [Katie Haun] (https://tim.blog/2021/02/18/katie-haun/) , [Sir Richard Branson] (https://tim.blog/2017/10/09/richard-branson/) , [Chuck Palahniuk] (https://tim.blog/2020/09/02/chuck-palahniuk/) , [Arianna Huffington] (https://tim.blog/2017/10/18/arianna-huffington/) , [Reid Hoffman] (https://tim.blog/2015/08/31/the-oracle-of-silicon-valley-reid-hoffman-plus-michael-mccullough/) , [Bill Burr] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/17/bill-burr/) , [Whitney Cummings] (https://tim.blog/2015/06/26/whitney-cummings/) , [Rick Rubin] (https://tim.blog/2015/05/15/rick-rubin/) , [Dr. Vivek Murthy] (https://tim.blog/2020/03/26/vivek-murthy/) , [Darren Aronofsky] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/09/darren-aronofsky/) , [Margaret Atwood] (https://tim.blog/2022/02/22/margaret-atwood/) , [Mark Zuckerberg] (https://tim.blog/2022/03/24/mark-zuckerberg/) , [Peter Thiel] (https://tim.blog/2014/09/09/peter-thiel/) , [Dr. Gabor Maté] (https://tim.blog/2018/02/20/gabor-mate/) , [Anne Lamott] (https://tim.blog/2021/07/09/anne-lamott/) , [Sarah Silverman] (https://tim.blog/2022/01/12/sarah-silverman/) , [Dr. Andrew Huberman] (https://tim.blog/2021/07/06/andrew-huberman/) , and many more. See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

28 May 2024

2 HR 08 MINS

2:08:15

28 May 2024


#743

#740: Greg McKeown and Diana Chapman

This episode is a two-for-one, and that’s because the podcast recently hit its 10-year anniversary and passed one billion downloads. To celebrate, I’ve curated some of the best of the best—some of my favorites—from more than 700 episodes over the last decade. I could not be more excited. The episode features segments from episode #355 "Greg McKeown — How to Master Essentialism" and episode #536 "Diana Chapman — How to Get Unstuck, Do “The Work,” Take Radical Responsibility, and Reduce Drama in Your Life." Please enjoy! Sponsors: [Momentous] (https://livemomentous.com/tim) high-quality supplements: [https://livemomentous.com/tim] (https://livemomentous.com/tim) (code TIM for 20% off) [Wealthfront] (https://wealthfront.com/tim) high-yield savings account: [https://wealthfront.com/tim] (https://wealthfront.com/tim) (5% interest on your savings, and when you open an account today, you’ll get an extra fifty-dollar bonus with a deposit of five hundred dollars or more) [HelixSleep] (https://helixsleep.com/tim) premium mattresses: [https://helixsleep.com/tim] (https://helixsleep.com/tim) (between 25% and 30% off all mattress orders and two free pillows.) Timestamps: [05:26] Notes about this supercombo format. [06:28] Enter Greg McKeown. [06:49] What is non-essential? [07:46] Overcoming the planning fallacy. [13:30] The problem with taking ownership of someone else’s problems. [15:44] How to avoid committing to the unsustainable. [21:26] Three rules. [25:28] The personal quarterly offsite. [33:05] Enter Diana Chapman. [33:22] A transformative gift. [36:56] The Drama Triangle. [43:36] The whole-body yes (or no) and how it can serve us. [46:06] Diana guides an experience to help pay better attention to our whole-body yes (or no). [54:36] Observations made during the exercise and how Diana recommends using this inventory. [1:01:39] Fostering playfulness for those who mute their desire to celebrate. [1:08:28] Diana’s “black belt in practicing candor.” [1:09:37] Diana’s thoughts on loving pressure and how to bring it into a relationship. [1:13:24] Applying loving pressure to people you don’t know well. [1:15:08] Diana’s guidance on introspection leading to perspective shifts; using Byron Katie’s “turnarounds.” [1:17:48] Diana guides me through a turnaround. [1:23:58] A turnaround’s purpose is to identify and embrace alternatives, not invalidate the inspected belief. [1:29:06] The importance of introducing the somatic into the process; suggestions for difficulty with this step. [1:31:47] The role of the witness in this process. [1:33:54] Walking the line. [1:35:40] Welcoming the opportunity to learn from the experience, even if it’s not preferred. [1:37:35] Alternative tools for dysregulation in the moment. [1:39:31] Risks Diana and her husband Matt took to keep their relationship vital; who initiated the first difficult conversation. [1:45:11] How Diana figured out who she needed to be during this time. [1:47:11] Navigating decision points together as a couple. [1:49:42] Examples of commitments from The 15 Commitments of Conscious Leadership. [1:53:22] The Mind Jogger app and how Diana uses it with the commitments. [1:55:55] Assessing self-awareness in hiring interviews applied to non-job situations. [1:57:53] Books most gifted. [1:59:35] Parting thoughts. * For show notes and past guests on [The Tim Ferriss Show] (https://tim.blog/podcast) , please visit [tim.blog/podcast] (https://tim.blog/podcast/?utm_source=podcast&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=podcast-description) . For deals from sponsors of [The Tim Ferriss Show] (https://tim.blog/podcast) ,please visit [tim.blog/podcast-sponsors] (https://tim.blog/podcast-sponsors) Sign up for Tim’s email newsletter (5-Bullet Friday) at [tim.blog/friday] (https://go.tim.blog/5-bullet-friday-1/) . For transcripts of episodes, go to [tim.blog/transcripts] (https://tim.blog/transcripts) . Discover Tim’s books: [tim.blog/books] (https://tim.blog/books) . Follow Tim: Twitter: [twitter.com/tferriss] (https://twitter.com/tferriss) Instagram: [instagram.com/timferriss] (https://instagram.com/timferriss/) YouTube: [youtube.com/timferriss] (https://www.youtube.com/timferriss) Facebook: [facebook.com/timferriss] (https://www.facebook.com/TimFerriss/) LinkedIn: [linkedin.com/in/timferriss] (http://linkedin.com/in/timferriss) Past guests on [The Tim Ferriss Show] (http://tim.blog/podcast) include [Jerry Seinfeld] (https://tim.blog/2020/12/08/jerry-seinfeld/) , [Hugh Jackman] (https://tim.blog/2020/06/26/hugh-jackman/) , [Dr. Jane Goodall] (https://tim.blog/2020/04/16/jane-goodall/) , [LeBron James] (https://tim.blog/2018/11/27/lebron-james-mike-mancias/) , [Kevin Hart] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/20/kevin-hart/) , [Doris Kearns Goodwin] (https://tim.blog/2018/09/07/doris-kearns-goodwin-leadership/) , [Jamie Foxx] (https://tim.blog/2015/12/06/jamie-foxx/) , [Matthew McConaughey] (https://tim.blog/2020/10/19/matthew-mcconaughey/) , [Esther Perel] (https://tim.blog/2017/05/21/esther-perel/) , [Elizabeth Gilbert] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/08/elizabeth-gilbert/) , [Terry Crews] (https://tim.blog/2017/12/20/terry-crews-how-to-have-do-and-be-all-you-want/) , [Sia] (https://tim.blog/2020/08/12/sia/) , [Yuval Noah Harari] (https://tim.blog/2020/10/27/yuval-noah-harari/) , [Malcolm Gladwell] (https://tim.blog/2016/06/21/malcolm-gladwell/) , [Madeleine Albright] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/27/secretary-madeleine-albright/) , [Cheryl Strayed] (https://tim.blog/2017/03/30/cheryl-strayed/) , [Jim Collins] (https://tim.blog/2019/02/18/jim-collins/) , [Mary Karr,] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/11/mary-karr/) [Maria Popova] (https://tim.blog/2014/10/21/brain-pickings/) , [Sam Harris] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/15/sam-harris-2/) , [Michael Phelps] (https://tim.blog/2021/01/21/michael-phelps-grant-hackett/) , [Bob Iger] (https://tim.blog/2020/01/16/bob-iger/) , [Edward Norton] (https://tim.blog/2019/10/31/edward-norton-motherless-brooklyn/) , [Arnold 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See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

24 May 2024

2 HR 08 MINS

2:08:49

24 May 2024


#742

#739: Brené Brown and Edward O. Thorp

This episode is a two-for-one, and that’s because the podcast recently hit its 10-year anniversary and passed one billion downloads. To celebrate, I’ve curated some of the best of the best—some of my favorites—from more than 700 episodes over the last decade. I could not be more excited. The episode features segments from episode #409 "Brené Brown — Striving versus Self-Acceptance, Saving Marriages, and More" and episode #596 "Edward O. Thorp, A Man for All Markets — Beating Blackjack and Roulette, Beating the Stock Market, Spotting Bernie Madoff Early, and Knowing When Enough Is Enough." Please enjoy! Sponsors: [AG1] (https://drinkag1.com/tim) all-in-one nutritional supplement: [https://drinkag1.com/tim] (https://drinkag1.com/tim) (1-year supply of Vitamin D (and 5 free AG1 travel packs) with your first subscription purchase.) [LinkedIn Ads] (http://linkedin.com/tfs) marketing platform with 1B+ users: [https://linkedin.com/TFS] (https://linkedin.com/TFS) (free $100 LinkedIn ad credit for your first campaign) [LMNT] (https://drinklmnt.com/tim) electrolyte supplement: [https://drinklmnt.com/Tim] (https://drinklmnt.com/Tim) (free LMNT sample pack with any drink mix purchase) Timestamps: [06:06] Notes about this supercombo format. [07:09] Enter Brené Brown. [07:30] Changing in a lasting, meaningful way. [08:03] Is self-accepted complacency possible? [10:53] My woo confession about a crux skill. [13:06] Narcissism: the shame-based fear of being ordinary. [14:06] Efficacy isn’t always efficient. [15:48] Pathology as armor that can’t be discarded. [16:28] What are you unwilling to feel? [17:04] Discarding armor that no longer serves us. [21:26] Curiosity as midlife’s superpower. [22:53] There’s trauma for all of us. [23:33] An 80/20 marriage hack. [25:18] Decisions in a family-focused family. [27:04] Parenting from compliance to commitment. [29:31] Enter Edward O. Thorp. [29:54] Edward’s background, and what drew him to apply mathematics to gambling. [37:04] Edward’s first blackjack trip to Vegas, reference materials used, and his meeting with Claude Shannon at MIT. [40:13] Edward and Claude devised a method to beat roulette using the first wearable computer, according to MIT. [42:16] Despite being 89, Edward looks great for his age; he discusses his approach to staying in shape over the years. [50:22] Edward explains how he got into finance and investing, and the people he met along the way. [59:25] Edward shares what convinced him that Warren Buffett would one day be the richest man in the world after their first meeting. [1:03:58] Edward discusses the frameworks he would teach in an investing seminar for modern students, including those without a strong math aptitude. [1:08:52] Edward shares lessons learned from investing that are transferable to other areas of life. [1:11:02] Edward, a long-term thinker at 89, offers advice for those who struggle to think beyond the short-term. [1:15:40] Edward explains how he discovered something suspicious about the Madoff brothers’ business practices 17 years before others caught on. [1:24:17] Exploring mental models of externalities, the tragedy of the commons, and fundamental attribution errors. [1:33:32] Edward recommends reading and listening material for those who want to enact positive change in the world, politically or evolutionarily. [1:38:51] Edward shares which investors, besides Warren Buffett, impress him and why. [1:42:52] Edward discusses how he balanced growing a business with personal life and what led him to wind things down. [1:47:56] Edward defines independence and shares how he spent his time after winding down the investment side of his life. [1:49:30] Edward shares what he’s particularly curious about learning at the moment. [1:51:40] Reflecting on a conversation between Joseph Heller and Kurt Vonnegut, and other parting thoughts. * For show notes and past guests on [The Tim Ferriss Show] (https://tim.blog/podcast) , please visit [tim.blog/podcast] (https://tim.blog/podcast/?utm_source=podcast&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=podcast-description) . For deals from sponsors of [The Tim Ferriss Show] (https://tim.blog/podcast) ,please visit [tim.blog/podcast-sponsors] (https://tim.blog/podcast-sponsors) Sign up for Tim’s email newsletter (5-Bullet Friday) at [tim.blog/friday] (https://go.tim.blog/5-bullet-friday-1/) . For transcripts of episodes, go to [tim.blog/transcripts] (https://tim.blog/transcripts) . Discover Tim’s books: [tim.blog/books] (https://tim.blog/books) . Follow Tim: Twitter: [twitter.com/tferriss] (https://twitter.com/tferriss) Instagram: [instagram.com/timferriss] (https://instagram.com/timferriss/) YouTube: [youtube.com/timferriss] (https://www.youtube.com/timferriss) Facebook: [facebook.com/timferriss] (https://www.facebook.com/TimFerriss/) LinkedIn: [linkedin.com/in/timferriss] (http://linkedin.com/in/timferriss) Past guests on [The Tim Ferriss Show] (http://tim.blog/podcast) include [Jerry Seinfeld] (https://tim.blog/2020/12/08/jerry-seinfeld/) , [Hugh Jackman] (https://tim.blog/2020/06/26/hugh-jackman/) , [Dr. Jane Goodall] (https://tim.blog/2020/04/16/jane-goodall/) , [LeBron James] (https://tim.blog/2018/11/27/lebron-james-mike-mancias/) , [Kevin Hart] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/20/kevin-hart/) , [Doris Kearns Goodwin] (https://tim.blog/2018/09/07/doris-kearns-goodwin-leadership/) , [Jamie Foxx] (https://tim.blog/2015/12/06/jamie-foxx/) , [Matthew McConaughey] (https://tim.blog/2020/10/19/matthew-mcconaughey/) , [Esther Perel] (https://tim.blog/2017/05/21/esther-perel/) , [Elizabeth Gilbert] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/08/elizabeth-gilbert/) , [Terry Crews] (https://tim.blog/2017/12/20/terry-crews-how-to-have-do-and-be-all-you-want/) , [Sia] (https://tim.blog/2020/08/12/sia/) , [Yuval Noah Harari] (https://tim.blog/2020/10/27/yuval-noah-harari/) , [Malcolm Gladwell] (https://tim.blog/2016/06/21/malcolm-gladwell/) , [Madeleine Albright] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/27/secretary-madeleine-albright/) , [Cheryl Strayed] (https://tim.blog/2017/03/30/cheryl-strayed/) , [Jim Collins] (https://tim.blog/2019/02/18/jim-collins/) , [Mary Karr,] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/11/mary-karr/) [Maria Popova] (https://tim.blog/2014/10/21/brain-pickings/) , [Sam Harris] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/15/sam-harris-2/) , [Michael Phelps] (https://tim.blog/2021/01/21/michael-phelps-grant-hackett/) , [Bob Iger] (https://tim.blog/2020/01/16/bob-iger/) , [Edward Norton] (https://tim.blog/2019/10/31/edward-norton-motherless-brooklyn/) , [Arnold Schwarzenegger] (https://tim.blog/2015/02/02/arnold-schwarzenegger/) , [Neil Strauss] (https://tim.blog/2014/06/24/neil-strauss/) , [Ken Burns] (https://tim.blog/2019/09/12/ken-burns/) , [Maria Sharapova] (https://tim.blog/2017/08/26/maria-sharapova/) , [Marc Andreessen] (https://tim.blog/2016/05/29/marc-andreessen/) , [Neil Gaiman] (https://tim.blog/2019/03/28/neil-gaiman/) , [Neil de Grasse Tyson] (https://tim.blog/2019/10/03/neil-degrasse-tyson/) , [Jocko Willink] (https://tim.blog/2016/09/21/jocko-willink-on-discipline-leadership-and-overcoming-doubt/) , [Daniel Ek] (https://tim.blog/2020/12/03/daniel-ek/) , [Kelly Slater] (https://tim.blog/2020/09/08/kelly-slater/) , [Dr. Peter Attia] (https://tim.blog/2019/11/27/peter-attia-fasting-metformin-longevity/) , [Seth Godin] (https://tim.blog/2016/02/10/seth-godin/) , [Howard Marks] (https://tim.blog/2018/09/25/howard-marks/) , [Dr. Brené Brown] (https://tim.blog/2020/02/06/brene-brown-striving-self-acceptance-saving-marriages/) , [Eric Schmidt] (https://tim.blog/2019/04/09/eric-schmidt/) , [Michael Lewis] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/01/michael-lewis/) , [Joe Gebbia] (https://tim.blog/2018/03/08/joe-gebbia-co-founder-of-airbnb/) , [Michael Pollan] (https://tim.blog/2018/05/06/michael-pollan-how-to-change-your-mind/) , [Dr. Jordan Peterson] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/01/jordan-peterson/) , [Vince Vaughn] (https://tim.blog/2017/05/31/vince-vaughn/) , [Brian Koppelman] (https://tim.blog/2020/04/23/brian-koppelman/) , [Ramit Sethi] (https://tim.blog/2019/05/07/ramit-sethi/) , [Dax Shepard] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/18/dax-shepard/) , [Tony Robbins] (https://tim.blog/2014/10/15/money-master-the-game/) , [Jim Dethmer] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/18/jim-dethmer/) , [Dan Harris] (https://tim.blog/2020/11/19/dan-harris/) , [Ray Dalio] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/13/ray-dalio/) , [Naval Ravikant] (https://tim.blog/2015/08/18/the-evolutionary-angel-naval-ravikant/) , [Vitalik Buterin] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/08/vitalik-buterin-naval-ravikant/) , [Elizabeth Lesser] (https://tim.blog/2021/03/16/elizabeth-lesser/) , [Amanda Palmer] (https://tim.blog/2019/04/18/amanda-palmer-2/) , [Katie Haun] (https://tim.blog/2021/02/18/katie-haun/) , [Sir Richard Branson] (https://tim.blog/2017/10/09/richard-branson/) , [Chuck Palahniuk] (https://tim.blog/2020/09/02/chuck-palahniuk/) , [Arianna Huffington] (https://tim.blog/2017/10/18/arianna-huffington/) , [Reid Hoffman] (https://tim.blog/2015/08/31/the-oracle-of-silicon-valley-reid-hoffman-plus-michael-mccullough/) , [Bill Burr] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/17/bill-burr/) , [Whitney Cummings] (https://tim.blog/2015/06/26/whitney-cummings/) , [Rick Rubin] (https://tim.blog/2015/05/15/rick-rubin/) , [Dr. Vivek Murthy] (https://tim.blog/2020/03/26/vivek-murthy/) , [Darren Aronofsky] (https://tim.blog/2017/09/09/darren-aronofsky/) , [Margaret Atwood] (https://tim.blog/2022/02/22/margaret-atwood/) , [Mark Zuckerberg] (https://tim.blog/2022/03/24/mark-zuckerberg/) , [Peter Thiel] (https://tim.blog/2014/09/09/peter-thiel/) , [Dr. Gabor Maté] (https://tim.blog/2018/02/20/gabor-mate/) , [Anne Lamott] (https://tim.blog/2021/07/09/anne-lamott/) , [Sarah Silverman] (https://tim.blog/2022/01/12/sarah-silverman/) , [Dr. Andrew Huberman] (https://tim.blog/2021/07/06/andrew-huberman/) , and many more. See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

21 May 2024

2 HR 01 MINS

2:01:43

21 May 2024


#741

#738: Dr. Gabor Maté and Dr. BJ Miller

This episode is a two-for-one, and that’s because the podcast recently hit its 10-year anniversary and passed one billion downloads. To celebrate, I’ve curated some of the best of the best—some of my favorites—from more than 700 episodes over the last decade. I could not be more excited. The episode features segments from episode #298 "Dr. Gabor Maté — New Paradigms, Ayahuasca, and Redefining Addiction" and episode #153 "The Man Who Studied 1,000 Deaths to Learn How to Live." Please enjoy! Sponsors: [Vuori Clothing] (https://vuoriclothing.com/tim) high-quality performance apparel: [https://vuoriclothing.com/tim] (https://vuoriclothing.com/tim) (20% off your first purchase) [Shopify] (https://shopify.com/tim) global commerce platform, providing tools to start, grow, market, and manage a retail business: [https://shopify.com/tim] (https://shopify.com/tim) (one-dollar-per-month trial period) [LinkedIn Ads] (http://linkedin.com/tfs) marketing platform with 1B+ users: [https://linkedin.com/TFS] (https://linkedin.com/TFS) (free $100 LinkedIn ad credit for your first campaign) Timestamps: [05:37] Notes about this supercombo format. [06:57] Enter Gabor Maté. [07:22] Compassionate inquiry and trauma vs. traumatic. [11:06] Self-reconnection resources. [14:40] How Gabor benefits from yoga. [16:27] Gabor’s thoughts on the therapeutic value of psychedelics. [18:14] What’s been revealed by Gabor’s experiences with ayahuasca? [25:32] Essential intention. [26:30] We don’t respond to what happens, but to our perception of what happens. [32:48] Enter BJ Miller. [33:07] What does BJ do? [35:32] What does the first meeting look like for a new patient at the Zen Hospice Project? [37:18] Defining palliative care. [40:54] What happens when a patient dies in Zen Hospice compared to a regular hospital? [45:03] How many deaths has BJ experienced? [45:42] What has observing hundreds of deaths taught BJ about living? [50:39] On keeping a mindfulness or meditation practice. [55:05] About the Dinky (a terrifying story of electrocution). [1:04:29] The miracle of a snowball in the burn ward. [1:07:48] BJ’s experience as an undergraduate student at Princeton. [1:08:46] On the idea of art. [1:14:46] How BJ would support someone who suffered injuries similar to his own. [1:16:57] What helps people most in hospice care? [1:21:22] Why cookies matter. [1:23:12] Thoughts on the use of psychoactive compounds in end-of-life care and treating existential suffering. [1:33:46] BJ’s secret habit that might surprise most people. [1:38:32] Suggested material for an introverted hospice patient. [1:45:04] What comes to mind when BJ hears the word “successful?” [1:48:13] Daily practices for seeing good in people. [1:51:00] How to ride a motorcycle when missing three limbs. [1:55:01] What purchase of $100 or less has most positively affected BJ’s life? [1:56:53] BJ’s billboard. [1:58:24] BJ’s advice to his 30-year-old-self. [1:59:58] What has BJ changed his mind about in the last few years? [2:01:26] BJ’s requests/asks/suggestions of the audience. * For show notes and past guests on [The Tim Ferriss Show] (https://tim.blog/podcast) , please visit [tim.blog/podcast] (https://tim.blog/podcast/?utm_source=podcast&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=podcast-description) . For deals from sponsors of [The Tim Ferriss Show] (https://tim.blog/podcast) ,please visit [tim.blog/podcast-sponsors] (https://tim.blog/podcast-sponsors) Sign up for Tim’s email newsletter (5-Bullet Friday) at [tim.blog/friday] (https://go.tim.blog/5-bullet-friday-1/) . For transcripts of episodes, go to [tim.blog/transcripts] (https://tim.blog/transcripts) . Discover Tim’s books: [tim.blog/books] (https://tim.blog/books) . Follow Tim: Twitter: [twitter.com/tferriss] (https://twitter.com/tferriss) Instagram: [instagram.com/timferriss] (https://instagram.com/timferriss/) YouTube: [youtube.com/timferriss] (https://www.youtube.com/timferriss) Facebook: [facebook.com/timferriss] (https://www.facebook.com/TimFerriss/) LinkedIn: [linkedin.com/in/timferriss] (http://linkedin.com/in/timferriss) Past guests on [The Tim Ferriss Show] (http://tim.blog/podcast) include [Jerry Seinfeld] (https://tim.blog/2020/12/08/jerry-seinfeld/) , [Hugh Jackman] (https://tim.blog/2020/06/26/hugh-jackman/) , [Dr. Jane Goodall] (https://tim.blog/2020/04/16/jane-goodall/) , [LeBron James] (https://tim.blog/2018/11/27/lebron-james-mike-mancias/) , [Kevin Hart] (https://tim.blog/2020/05/20/kevin-hart/) , [Doris Kearns Goodwin] (https://tim.blog/2018/09/07/doris-kearns-goodwin-leadership/) , [Jamie Foxx] (https://tim.blog/2015/12/06/jamie-foxx/) , [Matthew McConaughey] (https://tim.blog/2020/10/19/matthew-mcconaughey/) , [Esther Perel] 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