I read this book as I was moving up in Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs. I was looking for next steps in my life, how to make myself a better person. A good friend recommended this book and I started my journey for self-improvement. How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big Kind of the Story of My Life by Scott Adams
I’m not sure if they are the best but I currently follow: Derek Sivers (great book summaries too) Scott Adams' Blog (lots of recent posts about Donald Trump) Brain Pickings (long form exploration and discovery) The 4-Hour Workweek (entertaining podcast) Sam Harris (deeper topics podcast) https://www.quora.com/What-are-the-best-blogs-for-improving-ones-thinking
How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big Kind of the Story of My Life by Scott Adams Read: 2016-10-01, Rating: 10/10 - Filled with extremely entertaining anecdotes with applicable lessons for all readers. Recommended for Everyone. Things I Learned: 1) Link everything to personal energy. Use energy metric to evaluate choices in life. Do what gives you net positive energy. Focus on diet and sleep and fitness. 2) Focus on systems, not goals. Don't focus on goals. Focus on creating systems that allow success to follow. Eg. Focusing on a goal such as losing 20 weight - you can feel guilty at never meeting your target. A system of eating well and exercising gets you one step closer to progress…
God's Debris A Thought Experiment by Scott Adams Read: 2016-10-23, Rating: 10/10 I recommend 10/10 everyone read "God's Debris" by Scott Adams because I'm a simple person with questions.