Dan Millman’s Key Accomplishments Include . . .
Dan Millman is a former world-champion gymnast, Stanford coach, martial arts instructor, and college professor. After half a lifetime exploring the heart of various wisdom traditions, he has dedicated his life to bringing greater clarity, purpose, meaning, and perspective to men and women from all walks of life. Following his intensive, twenty-year spiritual quest, Dan Millman’s teaching found its form as the Peaceful Warrior’s Way, expressed fully in his books and lectures, and his work continues to evolve over time, to meet the needs of a changing world.
Dan Millman’s books, including Way of the Peaceful Warrior, The Life You Were Born to Live, No Ordinary Moments, The Laws of Spirit and The Journeys of Socrates, have inspired millions of readers in 29 languages. The feature film, Peaceful Warrior, starring Nick Nolte, was adapted from Dan Millman’s first book, based upon incidents from his life.
Dan Millman speaks worldwide, presenting practical ways to live with a peaceful heart and warrior spirit, and has influenced leaders in the fields of health, psychology, education, business, sports, and the arts. The nature of Dan Millman’s work also encompasses areas such as life-education, enhanced wellness, stress release, higher awareness and perspective–essentially, how to live a more meaningful and purposeful life in the real world — keeping one’s head in the clouds and feet on the ground.
More About Dan Millman . . .
Like his readership, Dan Millman’s audiences over the past 25 years range from business organizations to university students and faculty, to churches, sports teams, and holistic organizations, medical, dental, and chiropractic conventions, men’s gatherings, and a variety of other venues.
Dan Millman brings a practical, light-hearted approach to the challenges of everyday life at work and at home. As a former athlete, Dan Millman prefers practical outcomes to abstract philosophy. His purpose is to teach, to share, and to remind people of what they already know but might have forgotten. Typical responses to his presentations include, “Dan Millman makes sense.” “He’s down to earth.” “I didn’t know he was so funny!” And “I can actually apply this information to my life.” Dan Millman’s presentations range from 20-minute keynotes to full-day and weekend presentations, to week-long intensive trainings.
Dan Millman presents practical, realistic principles, perspectives, and practices to the conventional and the transcendental – how to live with a peaceful heart and a warrior spirit.
Married for over 30 years, Dan Millman and his wife live in northern California.