A Short Summary of Mud, Sweat and Tears by Bear Grylls

If you are searching for a good and inspiring book, then look no further than Mud, Sweat and Tears by Bear Grylls. Bear Grylls is in fact a famous adventurer and daredevil who has even been on an adventure with Barack Obama. He is a humble and modest man who has never lived a day as a spoiled celebrity. Throughout this book we learn that he, just like every other normal man, has problems, desires, happy and sad moments. We all know Bear from his TV show “Man vs Wild” and here’s a fun fact about it – he nearly declined the offer to shoot the pilot (thank God he didn’t).


One thing in particular that reveals Bear’s great character is his honesty. Mud, Sweat and Tears by Bear Grylls is filled with all sorts of emotions: comic moments, sadness and thrills that set this book apart from other similar books.

Whenever a troublesome moment comes, he always makes use of humour as his dearest weapon to fight fear and despair. Bear is an amazing guy and that is mostly noticeable by the way he always talks about other people with praise. His mindset works in a way that he always sees the good in people, but if someone starts to argue with him, he’ll simply explain his philosophy and give a clear sign that he’s is no a man that can be easily influenced.


Bear lost the people he loved the most and this is the main reason why there is a hint of sadness in his writing.

C’est la vie – good moments happen at the same time with bad, however, throughout Mud, Sweat and Tears by Bear Grylls we see how a man learns to cope with all that, from crying to laughing, every emotional side of Bear is extraordinary.

The thrilling stories come from his SAS days, where he was doing dangerous missions and had to make instant decisions and live through horrifying experiences. The most exciting moments come when Bear climbs Mount Everest after overcoming a back injury, which proves that this man is simply fantastic!


To all of you that enjoy reading about the real-life adventures of brave men, Mud, Sweat and Tears by Bear Grylls is the best choice for you since it has it all. Felling these experiences by entering the mind of this daredevil will change your life forever – spiritually and philosophically speaking.