The Archive

Personal Values

2019
May 14May 14 #FakeFreedom
April 29Apr 29 The Paradox of Progress  (Subscribers Only)
April 29Apr 29 The Uncomfortable Truth
April 12Apr 12 Ask Mark Anything #8  (Subscribers Only)
March 14Mar 14 “Who the Fuck Am I?”: The Ultimate Guide to Personal Values
February 7Feb 7 Ask Mark Anything #7  (Subscribers Only)
January 19Jan 19 What’s the Problem with Masculinity?
November 5Nov 5 Ask Mark Anything #6  (Subscribers Only)
September 14Sep 14 Ask Mark Anything #5  (Subscribers Only)
2018
September 13Sep 13 Why Being an Asshole Can Be a Valuable Life Skill
August 16Aug 16 The One Rule for Life
July 19Jul 19 Stop Trying to Change Yourself
May 31May 31 Ask Mark Anything #4  (Subscribers Only)
April 5Apr 5 6 Things People Should Give Fewer Fucks About
March 1Mar 1 How to Grow the Fuck Up: A Guide to Humans
February 14Feb 14 Ask Mark Anything #3  (Subscribers Only)
2017
November 16Nov 16 The Fear of Missing Out: Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Instagram
October 27Oct 27 Ask Mark Anything #2  (Subscribers Only)
October 5Oct 5 3 Simple Ideas That Will Make You Smarter Than Most People  (Subscribers Only)
October 5Oct 5 The Real Value of Money
September 14Sep 14 The Most Important Skill in Life  (Subscribers Only)
July 18Jul 18 Ask Mark Anything #1  (Subscribers Only)
June 22Jun 22 What’s the Problem with Feminism?
April 13Apr 13 Smartphones Are the New Cigarettes
March 31Mar 31 Further Reading and References for The Subtle Art  (Subscribers Only)
March 30Mar 30 Life Is a Video Game—Here Are the Cheat Codes
March 9Mar 9 Reflections on Aging  (Subscribers Only)
March 9Mar 9 The Meaning of Life Is a Ham Sandwich
February 23Feb 23 The World Is Fucked and I’m Pretty Sure It’s the Internet’s Fault
February 9Feb 9 The Disease of More
2016
December 31Dec 31 The Most Important Year of My Life  (Subscribers Only)
November 1Nov 1 The Real Cost of Freedom  (Subscribers Only)
July 28Jul 28 Is It Just Me, Or Is the World Going Crazy?
July 18Jul 18 The Liberation of Not Knowing  (Subscribers Only)
June 2Jun 2 Living In The Age of Outrage
March 31Mar 31 How Your Insecurity Is Bought and Sold
2015
November 23Nov 23 Why I Have a Potty Mouth
August 20Aug 20 How to Start a Cult and Save the World
July 20Jul 20 5 Things That Should Be Taught in Every School
February 26Feb 26 The Staggering Bullshit of “The Secret”
January 8Jan 8 The Subtle Art of Not Giving a Fuck
2014
September 3Sep 3 5 Life Lessons From 5 Years of Traveling the World
May 27May 27 How We All Miss the Point on School Shootings
May 21May 21 The Four Engines that Accelerate Language and Life  (Subscribers Only)
2013
December 11Dec 11 3 Things School Taught You Without You Even Realizing It
August 22Aug 22 Being Special Isn’t So Special
August 5Aug 5 The Rise of Fundamentalist Belief  (Subscribers Only)
July 17Jul 17 12 Stupid Things People Care About Way Too Much
April 16Apr 16 How Terrorism Works
March 14Mar 14 5 Life Lessons I Learned From Playing Guitar
February 6Feb 6 20 Paradoxes That Are True
2012
December 17Dec 17 Shut Up and Be Grateful
December 12Dec 12 5 Problems with the Self-Help Industry
October 8Oct 8 An Open Letter to My 18-Year-Old Self  (Subscribers Only)
September 3Sep 3 The Prime Belief
June 14Jun 14 Minimalism
May 14May 14 Diversify Your Identity
April 16Apr 16 The Ipanema Boardwalk  (Subscribers Only)
February 21Feb 21 The Simple Joys are the Most Meaningful
2010
December 21Dec 21 The Wisdom of Surfing  (Subscribers Only)
September 19Sep 19 The Zen Dilemma
August 9Aug 9 This Is Water