Survive and Thrive
I Survived a Heart Attack. Here’s What It Was Like
The woman I was before that day was killing me. I had to make some changes.
Laird Hamilton on the Wave That Nearly Killed Him
“The wave held me underwater for 30 seconds. I couldn’t move. I tried not to panic."
Anderson Cooper on the Photograph That Changed His Life
"You get to a place where you can see certain things and function."
The Game Changer
Matthew McConaughey on One Fight He Couldn’t Back Down From
"I stand up, I point at him, I point at myself, and I turn and go to the pit."
Dwayne Johnson on the Gridiron Guru Who Changed His Life
"I should have been in prison. Then I met... my football coach."
Jon Bon Jovi on the Day He Chose Matrimony over Madness
The iconic rocker remembers the fateful moment when he proposed to his wife.
Tom Brady Reveals His Early-Career Struggles
"I learned to control what I can control, and that's how it is now."
Mark Cuban Recalls the Childhood Fight That Changed His Life
“I thought I would be cool… I never felt so terrible in all my life.”