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Neil Strauss

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Neil Strauss is the author of the New York Times bestsellers The Game, Rules of the Game, Emergency, and Everyone Loves You When You're Dead. He is also the coauthor of four other bestsellers--Jenna Jameson's How to Make Love Like a Porn Star, Mötley Crüe's The Dirt, and Marilyn Manson's The Long Hard Road Out of Hell, and Dave Navarro's Don't Try This at Home. He can be found at www.neilstrauss.com.

His latest book, The Truth: An Uncomfortable Book About Relationships, was released on October 13. The review in Grantland described it as follows:

"I want you to read this book. I want your partners to read this book. I want your families, your friends, your coworkers, and your colleagues to read this book. I want women to read it, and men -- es
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The Truth An Uncomfortable Book About Relationships by Neil StraussIt’s a strange process to release a book, or anything, into the world.

Already, the first articles about the new book are turning into a strange narrative that is so far from The Truth.

So in preparation for you to read the book today, I want to tell you what my thoughts are on The Game and The Truth.

Just so whatever you may read, and however things may be presented, you know my direct thoughts.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 13, 2015 11:57 • 494 views • Tags: deep-psychology, neil-strauss, relationships, sex, sexuality, the-game, the-truth, transformation
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I began my book Emergency with a quote from this book: “There is no crime a man will not commit to save himself.” Yet I’d never read it. I should have. The book is an anthology of short stories by the Polish poet Tadeusz Borowski, all based on his re ...more
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It’s no surprise that this book was written at the end of World War II in Europe, a continent torn apart by war and evil. The Dwarf is set some 500 years earlier, in a Prince’s court in a city-state in Renaissance Italy. It is a book about the savage ...more
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“Attraction is not an option. ”
Neil Strauss

“We have this idea that love is supposed to last forever. But love isn't like that. It's a free-flowing energy that comes and goes when it pleases. Sometimes, it stays for life; other times it stays for a second, a day, a month or a year. So don't fear love when it comes simply because it makes you vulnerable. But don't be surprised when it leaves either. Just be glad you had the opportunity to experience it.”
Neil Strauss

“In life, people tend to wait for good things to come to them. And by waiting, they miss out. Usually, what you wish for doesn't fall in your lap; it falls somewhere nearby, and you have to recognize it, stand up, and put in the time and work it takes to get to it. This isn't because the universe is cruel. It's because the universe is smart. It has its own cat-string theory and knows we don't appreciate things that fall into our laps.”
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Coco  Ginger Neil, you must upload more quotes. Need more Strauss quotes promptly.


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