Pyrite is said to have a vitalizing energy that inspires confidence, assertiveness and persistence, and is said to be a stone of wealth and success. Keep it in your home office or with you at work. Pyrite is also a protective stone that shields against negative energy and blocks energy leaks and. Carry Pyrite in your pocket to protect you from both environmental pollution and physical danger. Pyrite also promotes good physical health and emotional well-being.