Bold and Determined

30 Things Every 30 Year Old Should Know

So you're 30 years old.

You are now old enough to have had the life experience required to transform yourself into a success machine. 

All that is missing are the steps that will take you from A to B, from Average to Bold.

These 30 steps will show exactly how to do that.

You... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Aug. 16, 2017, 4 p.m.

How to Buy Happiness (with Money)

From the desk of Victor Pride Subj: Destiny and Desire – The Answer to Lifelong Motivation —————

This article has been narrated by Victor Pride. Press the play button to listen while you read.

There's a little problem that afflicts a lot of [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Aug. 14, 2017, 3 p.m.

$500 Reward for the name of the @victor_pride Twitter impostor

Bold and Determined has yet another imposter.

I guess nobody learned their lesson after Michael David Salway was immortalized for stealing my name.

Now we have a twitter impostor pretending to be me.

(B&D does not use twitter.)

This twitter impostor will be immortalized... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Aug. 13, 2017, 4:11 p.m.

21 Things Every 21 Year Old Should Do

From the desk of Victor Pride Subj: How to live your real life —

So you're 21 years old…

Does it seem like nothing makes any sense?

It seems like everything you're told at 21 years old is the opposite of what you see with your eyes.

Your eyes say one thing and your... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Aug. 10, 2017, 3 p.m.

Why Your Estrogen Levels Are Higher Than You Think (and what to do about it)

Testosterone is great and all but the real killer in the world today is not low testosterone…

The real killer is high estrogen.

Estrogen is the ugly opposite of testosterone, she's always there causing trouble but nobody ever wants to look at her and deal with the problem. We're afraid that if... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Aug. 7, 2017, 3 p.m.

The Dorian Yates Diet and Workout Routine

Dorian Yates is misunderstood as only ever doing one set per exercise. This could not be further from the truth. Dorian did many sets but! here is what sets him apart…

Dorian Yates only did one WORKING set to failure.

Dorian Yates would often do THREE or FOUR sets per exercise. The first 3... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Aug. 4, 2017, 3 p.m.

10 Rules for Con Men (and how to NEVER be conned)

To the average man they are despicable, deplorable, reprehensible… and utterly fascinating.

Con men are some of the most alluring creatures on earth and that is because they possess one trait that the average man does not possess…


Con men... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Aug. 1, 2017, 2 p.m.

B&D Now Available on Paperback!

Hello Friendly Friends of B&D,

Great news…

The Best of Bold and Determined Vol. 1 is now available on paperback and kindle. Get it here:

Bold and Determined: Get Up Off Your Ass, Enjoy Your Life, And Get Out Of the 9-5 Jive Forever (Volume 1)

Bold and... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
July 31, 2017, 2 p.m.

How to Leave Your Job and Live an Adventure

From the desk of Victor Pride Subj: THE GENESIS OF ADVENTURE IS ALMOST HERE

Usually I'd write my letters from a coffee shop but today I'm writing to you from a McDonalds in Chiang Mai.

We flew in early this morning. Since we flew in early, we just didn't go to sleep last... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
July 24, 2017, 2 p.m.

35 Ways to Be a God

My words are dual. 

They are swords or they are medicine, that all depends on you.

Many cannot handle the truth, like Jack Nicholson said.

To those silly people who cannot handle the truth my words are like swords through their silly hearts.

Good riddance.

Any male who cannot stand the truth... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
July 13, 2017, 2 p.m.

NO-BS BODYBUILDING: The JDB Bible for Advanced Health & Fitness

Hello friend.

Do you ever feel like you're busting your butt in the gym but getting nowhere?

No need to be ashamed about it.

Most of us in the bodybuilding game spent years in limbo, not knowing what actually works.

I personally wasted 7 years running around in the gym like a chicken with it's... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
June 1, 2017, 2 p.m.

33 Rules of the Millionaire

From the desk of Victor Pride Subj: The actual steps to making a million dollars starting with nothing —

A million dollars would make you a rich man, wouldn't it?


A million dollars would make you a millionaire, just like me.

Many people cannot admit they love being a millionaire,... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
May 8, 2017, 3 p.m.

The Magic of Red Focus (Audio Article Narrated by Victor Pride)

Forget “mindfulness”, it's blah blah gobbledy-gook.

The best art is MINDLESS. Without thought like an idiot. 

The work is in the soul, it's not in the mind and never was.

It has always been deep within you, thinking too much prevents it from escaping.

It's mindless! Empty your mind like Bruce Lee's water.

Let... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
May 2, 2017, noon

Return of the Firestarter (& How to Deal with Little White Liars)

Live a slow life to feel paradise she said to me. She was always a fountain of truth (and youth). All the others lied but she never did. So why did I leave? I don't know. No other option I suppose.

After 15 months we met again in a lost city that no... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
April 20, 2017, 2 p.m.

How to Find Some Beautiful Place to Get Lost

From the desk of Victor Pride subj: Lost at the beach of peace — Every morning I've been waking up around 4 am and going to the beach of peace. I don't go here so early because I want to be alone in solitude, lost in thought or something like that. I go here so early... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
April 17, 2017, 3 p.m.

The 21 Rules of the Ronin All Aspiring Entrepreneurs Need to Know

From the desk of Victor Pride Subj: 21 life lessons from an old samurai — A long time ago there was a great samurai who was cast out, doomed to wander the earth in search of the truth.  This man was a ronin, a former slave without a master.  In his travels he built a... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
March 20, 2017, 3 p.m.

How to Go From A to B in a Straight Line Instead of Going From A to A In a Circle

From the desk of Victor Pride Subj: The #1 absolute rule of success — The principles of success are always the same, and they all boil down to one thing. Some call it the 80/20 principle (but I don't agree with that, you'll see why later). Gary Keller, the mad genius behind Keller Williams Real... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
March 2, 2017, 4 p.m.

Why We Bodybuild – Interview with John Doe Bodybuilding

My good friend and partner John Doe Bodybuilding and I got together in Las Vegas recently to talk shit and talk shop. We talk about what got us into bodybuilding…actually, we talk about what got us into the gym in the first place. The real reason may shock you, or it may just make complete... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Feb. 20, 2017, 5 p.m.

Dallas! The New World Ronin World Tour Starts in Your City on 3-11-17

Dallas friends, I know you better than I know anyone. But can I ask you a few quick questions? Do you know where you’re headed? Do you know how to get there? Are you happy with where you’re headed? It’s ok to not know the answer, I’ll explain why… 17 years ago, I was 18 years old. I... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Feb. 20, 2017, 12:12 a.m.

How the Victor Pride Mastermind Plays Out (9 steps)

This is a quick 9 step rundown of how we run the seminar. We make sure to never make it boring or stagnant, so we frequently change what we are doing. We do not sit down all of the time, nor do we stand all of the time. We find the right balance to keep... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Feb. 19, 2017, 4:31 a.m.