Now, in The Good Life, he addresses the ultimate question: What makes a life worth living? His conclusion is provocative. The good life is not the sum of our security, wealth, status, postcode, career success and levels of happiness.
Author: Hugh Mackay
Publisher: Macmillan Publishers Aus.
Category: Social Science
In this book, Adam Ford takes the reader on a mindful journey through the city, absorbing the historical, cultural and philosophical realities of universal urban life, offering his personal experiences and insights alongside meditative ...
Author: Adam Ford
Publisher: Ivy Books
Category: City and town life
Seneca said : “ Philosophy is nothing else than the right method of living , or the
science of living honourably , or the art of passing a good life . We shall not err in
saying that philosophy is the law of living well and honourably . And he who ...
STOP READING THE NEWS is a vital toolkit for managing the upsetting coronavirus news cycle and finding equilibrium and calm at a time of chaos and uncertainty In 2013 Rolf Dobelli stood in front of a roomful of journalists and proclaimed ...
Author: Rolf Dobelli
Publisher: Hachette UK
Teaching it proceeds by way of exemplary lives, and learning it consists in coming to appreciate what makes some lives exemplary.... That imitation here is impossible does not mean one cannot learn from examples.
Author: John Kekes
Publisher: Cornell University Press
If you want to rediscover an old lesson in personal empowerment in a new light, read on and allow yourself to benefit from the potential of this unique virtue," says Brian Sandler, author of STOICISM: THE ART OF HAPPINESS.
Author: Brian Sandler
The Good Life is a deeply reasoned but entertaining polemic about how the notion of morality has been co-opted by the political right, as the culture increasingly embraces the shallow charms of celebrity, gives a pass when it comes to ...
Author: Cheryl Mendelson
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
This little collection of tips and reflections will show you just how impactful it can be to take a few short moments to look on the bright side, and will ultimately help to boost your mood and improve your overall wellbeing.
Author: Octopus Books
Publisher: Octopus Books
Category: Body, Mind & Spirit
Gerald Garston distills the randomness and multiplicity of our visual world into its essences, ordering them into deceptively simple paintings that look into its essences, ordering them into deceptively simple paintings that look behind to ...
Author: Gerald Garston
Publisher: Pucker Art Publications
Is your concept of “ the art of living ” aiming at reversing that process ? What , for
instance , is an " aesthetic imperative ? " If the “ good life ” equals art , is the "
notso - good life ” to be seen as “ kitsch , " and , in order to tell the difference , is
Category: American literature
In the play , Prospero never simply reasons with anyone . Whether influencing
the ambitious , good or bad , or the erotic and appetitive , good or bad , he
appeals to usable passions in those he must improve . The political art , the
justice of the ...
Author: David Lowenthal
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Pub Incorporated