101 Really Important Things You Already Know, but Keep Forgetting
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101 Really Important Things You Already Know, but Keep Forgetting

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Best-selling author Ernie J. Zelinski offers more than a hundred reminders of what is-and what is not-important in life. With truisms like "Be happy while you are alive because you are a long time dead," this wise little guide offers commonsense advice on how to transcend those little and big things in life that normally drive us crazy. Reflecting on even one of these simp...more
Paperback, 240 pages
Published September 1st 2007 by Ten Speed Press (first published September 1st 2003)
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Chazzle
Oct 23, 2007 Chazzle rated it 3 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: people who want to take a step back and look at themselves
A real grab-bag of 101 essays, most two pages long, encouraging listening to one's own drummer and not working too hard. Who could disagree with these sentiments?

I read about two thirds of the essays, which are very creatively titled. For example, one chapter is titled "Wise people learn more from fools than fools learn from wise people." Intriguing titles like these abound. The essays themselves tend to be so-so, but almost always have a sentence or two that really hit home. The author has a p...more
Dave Erhard
101 Really Important Things You Already Know, But Keep Forgetting published (ISBN-10: 0969419481 ISBN-13: 9780969419488) by VIP BOOKS and Ernie Zelinski , author of the bestseller How to Retire Happy, Wild, and Free , is about all those really important life lessons that virtually all of us have already learned - but for some mysterious reason - keep forgetting.

Adopting even one of these sometimes basic - sometimes profound - 101 concepts of living will help you experience a more meanin...more
Duong Thao
there are something in this book that i doubted when i was reading it. Something that you wouldn't agree, something's good. by the way, it helps you realize some rules of the life that you need to have.
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It's a very good book,a simple book with striking truths.I think its one of such that is able to change lives.
Bernadeth Petriana
Easily the best motivational book I ever read. Ernie J Zelinski have saved my life.
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somany things.....worth giving a read
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Reading this is just sooo fun.
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Ernie Zelinski is the author of the international bestseller How to Retire Happy, Wild, and Free : Retirement Wisdom That You Won't Get from Your Financial Advisor which has sold over 95,000 copies sold and has been published in 7 foreign languages.

Ernie Zelinski is best known as the author of The Joy of Not Working: A Book for the Retired, Unemployed, and Overworked.
More about Ernie J. Zelinski...
The Joy of Not Working:  A Book for the Retired, Unemployed and Overworked How to Retire Happy, Wild, and Free: Retirement Wisdom That You Won't Get from Your Financial Advisor The Lazy Person's Guide to Success: How to Get What You Want Without Killing Yourself for It Real Success Without a Real Job: There Is No Life Like It! اعمل أقل تنجح أكثر الكسل هو سر النجاح

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