While there is a vast difference between average and above average people, there is one simple thing that makes the real difference between the two. It is like a small seed that is planted one day, that grows into a 100 foot oak tree over years and years. The one difference between the average and […]Read more "Average and Above Average- The Difference"
kevin dooley / Foter / Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0) If this is the first time you have been on this site, you probably don’t notice anything different. If you’ve been following for a while you have probably noticed a lack of posts as of late from The Pride. While I could […]Read more "Always Strive for Perfection"
There comes a time in everyone’s life when they have an “ah-ha” moment. A moment when a lightbulb clicks on in their head and they know that they are following the right path. For me, I had two of those moments in the last year and they both had to do with conversations from […]Read more "The Day I Realized I Broke the Chains"
By now I am sure that you have noticed a theme of this website. If you have read the past articles of The Pride, you might get the idea that I am a little bit of a fan of strength. Let me put all questions and assumptions to rest right now. There is one thing […]Read more "The Cornerstone of Strength"
At some point in your life, you have probably heard the term jabroni. For those of you that do not know what a jabroni is, the definition is here. In a nutshell, a jabroni is a loser, a low down wannabe, but never will be. The term is used in the Italian community to describe […]Read more "Not Your Average Jabroni"
james_clear / Foter / CC BY-NC-SA Every time average people read above average advice, they come to the same conclusion. They always say the same things. They say “That sounds cool, but I could never do that”, “That’s not for me”, or “I’m not good enough to live like that”. To this I say, […]Read more "How to Take the First Step"
ucumari / Foter / CC BY-NC-ND Previously I spoke about some specific areas in which to turn yourself from a spineless jellyfish into a real man. While there are numerous areas in which to improve, the entire concept of standing up and manning up can be summed up in one simple step. The […]Read more "The One Thing"
The concept of being a man, a real man, is a lost art in our society. It is a mixed bag open to interpretation. Everything about being a man is under scrutiny by the entire population. Religious circles, women, feminist movements, and family all have different ideas of what a man should be. Most […]Read more "Be a Real Man"
In recent times I have seen many blog posts, books, and advertisements on minimalism. There’s even several websites devoted to minimalism. One of which is appropriately called “The Minimalists”. The premise of the site is the story of two guys who are best friends that become very successful and earn a lot of money in […]Read more "To be a Minimalist is to Rise Above"