What Don’t You Get About “Do Your Best”?

Paris of Troy, in a reconstruction of what was likely a very colorful marble sculpture

The other day I did yet another interview with a journalist curious about the resurgence of Stoicism as practical philosophy of life. Which is great. I very rarely decline to give interviews, chat on podcasts, or write op-ed pieces on Stoicism, because I am convinced that it can be very helpful to people, and that the world would be just a little bit better if more of us tried to follow the Stoic path (or, for that…