“If one does not know to which port one is sailing no wind is favorable.” – Seneca Do you have a philosophy of life? If not, then the Stoics can provide a great foundation for you to build upon. A philosophy of life can protect us from the whims, vices, and “flavor of the day”-type […]
“Money’s greatest intrinsic value—and this can’t be overstated—is its ability to give you control over your time.” Finally we get a book that takes human psychology into account when discussing financial matters. Your financial future will thank for taking the time to reading this book. The power of first hand experience When it comes to […]
Beyond the mustache, what do most people really know about this troubled soul? He pulled the corpse of God to the town centre for all to behold— he wrote boldly, and he picked a fight with every segment of society. 📝 Why this book? A few years ago his quotes could be found in every […]
The Marathon Monks run a marathon distance a day for 100 days in a row. They kill themselves if they fail in any part of their practice. Meet the Marathon monks of Mount Hiei. The Marathon Monks Instead of being dressed in traditional black Buddhist clothes, The Marathon Monks wear white, the color of death. […]
In Greenlights actor Matthew McConaughey have concocted a hot pot of stories, memories, and lessons learned from his life. Both successes and failures bring flavor to the mix and the book is presented as a love letter to life. It’s surprisingly well-written. And for the audiobook lovers out there: it’s read by the author which […]
Few books have impacted my life to the same degree as A Guide to the Good Life. It takes Stoic philosophy and translates it into practical tips for how to improve your overall psychological well-being. The right book at the right time. I discovered this book early in my reading career and it introduced me to […]
In King Warrior Magician Lover we learn more about the current masculinity crisis and how to better align with and integrate the masculine energies.
The stories about online shaming in this book shock me to the core. Don’t Joke! Before entering an flight to Africa a woman makes a (very distasteful) joke about AIDS to her 170 followers. On arrival in Africa she was the most hated person alive; she had journalist waiting for her in the airport to […]
Struggle to find and sustain love? Then learning more about your attachment style might hold the key to understanding why that is. According to Attachment Theory there are 3 distinct styles of attachment: anxious, secure and avoidant. 🔹Anxiously attachment Anxiously attached people are preoccupied with thoughts about their relationship and the ability of their partner […]
William James classic book studies the value of religious experience on an individual level. If we disregard the objective truth of a belief—does it still hold subjective value?