Three Wise Quotes
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I picked at this book. Kept thinking to self: Dude, Buddha said it first (and better).
It really found its pace in the late chapters.
And great cover, but it kind of belied the pleasingly heavy philosophical content: Schopenhauer, the Greek and Roman Stoics (Seneca, Marcus Aurelius), Sartre and Camus, all the big grim heavy-hitters are there.
The early chapters read kind of like a rant against modernity and the human condition, but he pulls out some very useful positive prescriptions before the end.
I like the guy.
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