Rule # 11 – Never Apologize For What You Want

The eleventh rule of being a man is:

Never apologize for what you want

You don’t need to apologize for what you want, whatever it is.

Sometimes the people around you or the messages from society will not be approving of your wants. You will get push back, disapproval, and rejection.

Maybe you’ll be told you’re not worthy of having what you want, that you’re not good enough. Or maybe you’ll be told you don’t deserve it, that Continue reading “Rule # 11 – Never Apologize For What You Want”

Rule # 10 – Go After It

The tenth rule of being a man is:

Go after it

Rule number 9 was “Know What You Want” which directly connects with rule 10, “Go After It.” Go after what you want.

A man goes after what he wants. So go after what you want and don’t settle.

And don’t give up. Giving up or settling is weak. It’s telling yourself (and the world) that you aren’t capable of getting what you want.
Instead, keep trying, keep working, and keep going after what you want. If you give up, you automatically Continue reading “Rule # 10 – Go After It”

Rule # 8 – Stick Up For What You Believe In

The eighth rule of being a man is:

Stick up for what you believe in

Sticking up for what you believe in is another form of doing the right thing. Because if you believe in something then you should stick up for it.

Speak out!

Take up the cause.

Dedicate some of your time and energy to improving the situation.

It’s one thing to say you believe in something. But it’s another thing to Continue reading “Rule # 8 – Stick Up For What You Believe In”