It’s not enough to be a gentleman. You must also be a gentle man. People are getting hit with hammers all day long. The hammer of illness, or injury, or their bank account, or their spouse is leaving them, or they’re already alone and have given up on love. None of that matters when a… Continue reading
If this man can develop the mental fortitude, stamina, & concentration to free-climb a 2,250-foot high wall, without ropes, where any mistake could mean a fall to the death, then it’s possible for us as men to develop the mental fortitude, stamina & concentration to do whatever is required in our own lives. We’ll send… Continue reading
Valentine’s Day is every day. It is our responsibility to love, cherish & honor our brothers and sisters, in all seasons, for all reasons. After all, they are our co-creators of the world, and if we can’t find a way to get along with them, all of creation will suffer. This world is held together… Continue reading
Ira Glass on freedom from perfectionism, being creative, and fighting through your creative blocks. Another version that’s also good. We’ll send you the latest article every Sunday. Click here to get Fierce Gentleman in your inbox.
“If only I had more time,” say your friends. “Then I could do what I really want to do in life.” Have you ever caught yourself saying this? Or substitute “money” in the same sentence. If only I had better credentials. If only I had more experience. These statements are all B.S. (Belief Systems!). Yet… Continue reading
I was taught etiquette and manners by example: by watching how my Dad treated my Mom. I know not every man had good role models in his life from which to learn these standards, so I present the below basics of etiquette for your consideration. Many of the below are phrased as male-female interactions, but… Continue reading