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The Little Book of Pessimism: Quips, Quotes, Poems, and Prose

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Contrary to popular belief, optimism and ‘positive thinking’ are not the surest paths to happiness and success. To be truly fulfilled, we need to embrace the power of pessimism.

That is the rather surprising claim made by philosopher and poet, Alan Murray, in this hugely entertaining collection of quips, quotes, poems, and prose. Drawing on fascinating recent research in t
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Kindle Edition, 68 pages
Published September 15th 2016 by Hallside Press
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John Kirkwood
Sep 27, 2016 rated it really liked it
A wonderful selection and a quick read. I may have enjoyed the preamble even more than the quotes themselves.
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