Month: July 2022

A Greek General on How to end up Doing the Real Thing

How should we train for the things we want to do end up doing? Philopoemen went on to be a famous commander (and trainer) of the army of the Achaean League. (He is also the last Greek, chronologically, that Plutarch biographized.)  Philopoemen was also a contrarian: “From his very boyhood he was fond of a…

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