For an idea to stick, for it to be useful and lasting, it’s got to make the audience:
Plenty of stories demonstrating growth mindset and fixed mindsets, with main points summarised at the end of the chapter. Many suggestions on how to recognize and show interest in efforts and choices.
Listen to your gut, no matter how somethings sounds on paper. You’re generally better off sticking with what you know
The Way of Zen Discover how the understanding and practice of Zen can bring peace and enlightenment into your daily life by Alan W. Watts Read: 2017-05-16, Rating: 7/10. Part One: Background and History 1. The Philosophy of the Tao Taoism Difference between western and eastern thought Intro to self You are who you are […]
Finding Flow: The Psychology Of Engagement With Everyday Life
by Csikszentmihalyi Mihaly. The first step in improving the quality of life, consists of engineering daily activities so that one gets the most rewarding experiences from them. (This sounds simple but…)
The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up offers much more than tips for organizing and purging items. I recommend this enjoyable light read for anyone interested in lifestyle design.
The Timeless Art of Turning Trials Into Triumph by Ryan Holiday
Some infinites are bigger than other infinites.
The master of all pop-psychology books, full of rich and fascinating studies, dives into knowing how our two systems shape our judgements and decisions.
Chinese saw their landscapes differently than outsiders did. I looked at the terraced hills and noticed how the people had changed the earth, taming it into dizzying staircases of rice paddies; but the Chinese looked at the people and saw how they had been shaped by the land.