A perfect title for this book as I believe it will change many lives. This book reminded me of my own “Soc” that I was blessed to have come into my life. I believe that we all have spiritual teachers come into our lives in many forms. In this story he came to Dan as an old gas station attendant. The teachings, learnings, adventures, and transformations of Dan’s life are well worth the read. This book will leave you wanting to read all books written by Dan Millman. A new adventure for all, opening a door to discovering ourselves, and maybe even recognize some of the Ways of the Peaceful Warrior in our own lives.
Way of the Peaceful Warrior: A Book That Changes Lives
By Dan Millman
20th Anniversary Edition with New Afterword and Revisions by the Author
Way of the Peaceful Warrior has become one of the most beloved spiritual sagas of our time. Shared among friends and families, this million-copy word-of-mouth bestseller has inspired men and women of all ages in twenty languages worldwide.
Despite all his success, college student and world-champion athlete Dan Millman is haunted by a feeling that something is missing from his life. Awakened one night by dark dreams, he wanders into an all-night gas station, meets an old man named Socrates, and his world is changed forever. Guided by this eccentric old warrior, drawn to an elusive young woman named Joy, Dan begins a spiritual odyssey into realms of light and shadow, romance and mystery, toward a final confrontation that will deliver or destroy him.
This classic tale, a blend of autobiographical fact and narrative fiction, told with heart and humor, speaks to the peaceful warrior in each of us. Countless readers have been moved to laughter and tears-even moments of illumination-as they rediscover life’s larger meaning and purpose. Journey with Dan on the peaceful warrior’s path to unreasonable happiness. Find out for yourself why this book changes lives.