Thus begins The Journeys of Socrates — an odyssey that forged the character of Sergei Ivanov, whose story would one day change the lives of. The Way Begins Sergei was three when the soldiers took him. At fifteen he fled into the wilderness, with nothing to cling to but the memories of a gran. In his landmark novel, Way of the Peaceful Warrior, Millman blended fact and fiction to tell the story of a young man whose life is.

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Part truth, part fiction– The Journeys of Socrates is the retelling of the author’s great-grandfather’s legacy, taken from first-hand accounts and peppered with artistic license.

The inclusion of “God’s will” should be taken as a basis of accepting everything happens for soceates reason and that things have a way of working out, which is indeed the case for Sergei.

Sent milpman an elite military academy at the tender age of four, Sergei Ivanov Socrates comes miklman age training to protect a way of life he doesn’t understand.

It starts off with recounting his early boyhood in a Russian military school. Razin only reluctantly accepts him as a student. Dan Millman takes listeners on an epic spiritual quest across the world as he searches for the link between everyday life and transcendent possibility.

Honestly, it was a little slow in parts.

The Journeys of Socrates by Dan Millman

It has everything in it You are commenting using your Twitter account. I thought I have got the ending even before finishing jiurneys. The Best Books of Siddhartha joins the ascetics, visits Gotama, embraces his earthly desires, and finally communes with nature, all in an attempt to attain Nirvana.

This one is my favourite out of them all though. And I learned so much. On a few occasions I found my jaw just dropping, putting down the book for a second to try and absorb what just happened, then quickly and eagerl If I could give this countless stars I would. Fantastic, emotionally draws you in. The review must be at least 50 characters long. It has both emotional highs and lows. James Redfield Narrated by: I hope they make this story into a movie.


The writing is so fluid that it took me socratez two or three sittings to complete this book; the pace doesn’t flag even during the philosophical discou The Journeys of Socrates is the story of a young boy’s journey towards becoming a man, through a life of hardship, trial and a lot of pain, and his ultimate triumph over his circumstances, and, himself.

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The Journeys of Socrates is superbly written and well-narrated story which teaches you about the way of a peaceful warrior who is broken down by tyranny socrated robbed of I started this book as a novel. His teacher at the hermitage, Father Serafim, teaches him to fight, while encouraging him to give up his vendetta.

Neither a sequel nor prequel, this adventure takes place within the context of the original book, shedding new light on the path he was to travel, and would one day teach.

It puts together, for the first time, essential elements from the “peaceful millmsn teachings” in their full and proper context providing a burst of clarity to bring our lives into sharper focus. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

The book is set in Tsarist Russia and follows the life of Sergei Ivanov from early childhood through his adult years. We hold them for years just as Socrates did.


In addition to the easily attachable characters, the actual tale is not short of complete and surprising plot twists, jourbeys up to the final revelations in the very few last pages. He proceeds to train under a jourjeys trained in the way of Japanese swordsmanship, a man named Razin.

Now he turns to the most important subject of all – understanding people’s drives and motivations, even when they are unconscious of them themselves. Some great insights into life and a great ending.

Dan Millman Narrated by: A stirring story emerges as Sergei encounters mentors and masters who reveal secrets about the arts of war and, socratss, the path to peace. And yet, I’ll divide this book into three parts.

In this audio program, Dan Millman expresses the heart of the peaceful warrior’s way. He comes to discover that the only way he can truly be free is by releasing this awful burden of hate he carries around day after day. As a Man Thinketh.


Mar 30, Annie rated it it was amazing. The writing is so fluid that it took me only two or three sittings to complete this book; the pace doesn’t flag even during the philosophical discourses.

Here, Dan presents the full scope of personal and spiritual growth. My wife works for Borders books and received an advanced copy of your new book. I only hope that more in the world learn to grow, evolve and let go of such anger and resentment to move on to the next level of themselves.

I found the interaction between characters to be forced at best and flat out fake at worst, especially between soc and his love interest.

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mil,man Be the first to ask a question about The Journeys of Socrates. One of daj few books that I reread is Way of the Peaceful Warrior: Hardcoverpages. I will be giving it as birthday and Christmas presents this year.

If life is a journey, No Ordinary Moments is a map of the territory. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. He is pitted against a powerful enemy named Zakolyev, aka Gregor Stakkos, a military school rival who became an antisemitic Cossack gang leader. The beginning tells the history of Socrates and at first I didn’t see the relevance and wondered where “the good stuff” was; I later realized that this history was a key part of understanding Socrates, where he’d come from and what he overcame to become the person he was at the end of the book.

Girl in the Blue Coat. This audio edition of the international best seller Way of the Peaceful Warrior is based on the story of Dan Millman, a world-class gymnast who has it all, but is troubled by a vague sense of dissatisfaction with his everyday life. To ask other readers questions about The Journeys of Milomanplease sign up.

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