The reason I love this book is because it doesn't take itself too seriously, it's written for the average joe who worries to much about daily life. Great hook, great narrator, little payoff This starts out really punchy, with great humour. Designed for the busy person in mind, this audiobook will provide the key concepts and ideas without the multiple hours in time commitment. This book is made to hit hard on everyone who reads it. He is an actor living in New York, narrating audiobooks, working on independent film projects, performing off Broadway, and auditioning for major network shows. He tells it like it is — a dose of raw, refreshing, honest truth that is sorely lacking today. Yes, it's shorter than other books that cover similar points - I listened to the whole thing on a six-hour drive.
Manson makes the argument, backed by both academic research and well-timed poop jokes, that improving our lives hinges not on our ability to turn lemons into lemonade but on learning to stomach lemons better. The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F Full Audiobook for you to listen to here on youtube. I allow the negativeness wash over me currently without letting it absorb right into my spirit, and my life has actually been far more satisfying consequently. While money is nice, caring about what you do with your life is better, because true wealth is about experience. Drawing on recent discoveries in cognitive psychology and other disciplines, the authors offer concrete techniques for becoming more productive learners.
With the most condescending voice, he emphasises curse words like an edgy teen like the rest of a sebt and mimics the voices of women in falsetto 96 of 109 people found this review helpful Good, but with some tiresome problems. This audio captures the key takeaways found in the original book. Originally published in 1936, How to Win Friends and Influence People is one of the greatest self-help books of all time. It will give you deeper insight, fresher perspectives, and help you squeeze more enjoyment out of your audiobook. Definately learnt many valuable lessons! But it soon descends into cookie-cutter self help preaching. He knows that real change comes from the compound effect of hundreds of small decisions - doing two push-ups a day, waking up five minutes early or holding a single short phone call. While cash is pleasant, thinking about what you improve, on the grounds that genuine riches is about involvement.
Mark is definitely someone who, despite all his self work, hasn't really thought that some of his readers might be, y'know, um. Manson advises us to get to know our limitations and accept them. Homo Deus looked to the future. Manson makes the argument, backed both by academic research and well-timed poop jokes, that improving our lives hinges not on our ability to turn lemons into lemonade, but on learning to stomach lemons better. Further, it zeros in on what you perceive your personal shortcomings and failures to already be, and highlights them for you. How can we protect ourselves from nuclear war, ecological cataclysms and technological disruptions? For my birthday, I got this straightforward, however meaningful tattoo on my best wrist. This is really basic, simple shit.
While money is nice, caring about what you do with your life is better, because true wealth is about experience. On the contrary, is a reminder that time is short and you should only use it for what is really important to you. Once we understand that root cause, we can ideally do something to change it. Having been taught to define themselves in light of other people - whether as wife, mother, daughter, or friend - many women have forgotten who they are and what they were meant to be. The more you pursue feeling better all the time, the less satisfied you become, as pursuing something only reinforces the fact that you lack it in the first place. Emotions are simply biological signals designed to nudge you in the direction of beneficial change.
Their natural ability to start with why enabled them to inspire those around them and to achieve remarkable things. Peterson's answer to this most difficult of questions uniquely combines the hard-won truths of ancient tradition with the stunning revelations of cutting-edge scientific research. From the smallest things like calling men, well 'men' but women the infantilizing and unequal 'girls' to the glaring fact that he maybe shouldn't put on an array of mock squeeky 'girl voices' when quoting words of women. Both over 50 years old and they read like today's Newspapers. According to Klaff, creating and presenting a great pitch isn't an art - it's a simple science.
Professor Hawking was a brilliant theoretical physicist, an influential author and thinker and a great popular communicator. Sed at augue sit amet ipsum viverra ullamcorper. It has an interesting premise, and a lot of the points the author makes are useful and logical, but as a 34-year-old woman, I found it hard to relate to a lot of what the author said. It can be difficult for people to recognize the difference between doing something out of obligation and doing it voluntarily. This usually involves doing what other people have overlooked as well as avoiding what is unproductive.
With unerring honesty and lively wit, she describes her triumphs and her disappointments, both public and private, telling her full story as she has lived it - in her own words and on her own terms. For me, the same ideas are expressed much more elegantly, cogently, and thoroughly in The Antidote: Happiness for People Who Can't Stand Positive Thinking by Oliver Burkeman. Cum sociis natoque penatibus et magnis dis parturient montes, nascetur ridiculus mus. With penetrating insights and pointed anecdotes, Covey reveals a step-by-step pathway for living with fairness, integrity, service, and human dignity - principles that give us the security to adapt to change, and the wisdom and power to take advantage of the opportunities that change creates. What absolutely ruins the experience is the narrator. Its basic philosophy rephrased with significantly more uses of the word Fuck. I think a simple blog post would do.
Jones has trained more than two million people across five continents and over 50 countries in the lost art of spoken communication. It seems he's garnered most of his wisdom from years of partying and traveling. Why do our sleep patterns change across a lifetime? Still it doesn't take away from what is being said most of the time, just a shame no one in the whole editing process pointed out some of his goddawful lazy stereotypical ideas might want to have an equality update. And that obsession with improvement stems from an unerring belief that they are, in fact, not that great at all. The more something threatens your identity, the more you will avoid it.
See the full list of most-listened to audiobooks below:. The measure of the executive, Peter F. Honestly, this isn't a bad jumping off point for kicking off some deeper thinking. He tells it like it is - a dose of raw, refreshing, honest truth that is sorely lacking today. From examining the role evolving humans have played in the global ecosystem to charting the rise of empires, Sapiens integrates history and science to reconsider accepted narratives, connect past developments with contemporary concerns, and examine specific events within the context of larger ideas. Which character — as performed by Roger Wayne — was your favourite? I think this is perhaps a book that gets mixed reviews depending on where in life that particular person may be.