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Napkin Notes: On the Art of Living

4.37 of 5 stars 4.37  ·  rating details  ·  27 ratings  ·  4 reviews
"The best self-help book on the market " is the summation for all of the five star ratings on Amazon. Although countless self-help books have been written, none have been able to translate psychological theory into practical, day-to-day application as well as this one does. By integrating Eastern and Western philosophy with science and religion, Napkin Notes provides a con ...more
Paperback, 234 pages
Published May 19th 2010 by Art of Living (first published January 1988)
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By far the most influential book I've read. My dad gave it to me when I was 17 and about to go to college. The only thing I can remember my father really giving me from him to me. It gave me words to my thoughts. It gave me expressions to keep me grounded that I still use today like bumpers on a bowling lane. I given this book as a gift to graduates. I've re-read it numerous times, picking up the chapters that I need most. I've used the quotes so much I feel like I invented them myself. My husba ...more
I don't know anyone that couldn't benefit from this book. Unique and powerful.
Interesting and accurate (I believe) insight into the idea that we are completely responsible for our lives. Stop playing the victim and see how our choices make our lives what they are. Good book but a little "scattered" for my taste. A lot of random thoughts put together in a book.
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Really good. I was surprised it took me so long to get to it.
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