The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck:
A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life
My review of the book is below the basic description
Date: September 2016
Duration: 5 hours 18 minutes
- #1 New York Times Bestseller
- Over 2 million copies sold
In this generation-defining self-help guide, a superstar blogger cuts through the crap to show us how to stop trying to be ‘positive’ all the time so that we can truly become better, happier people.
For decades, we’ve been told that positive thinking is the key to a happy, rich life. ‘F**k positivity,’ Mark Manson says. ‘Let’s be honest, shit is f**ked and we have to live with it.’ In his wildly popular Internet blog, Manson doesn’t…Read More
This is a great new age, loose tongue type of book that could easily be described as a modern Zen Buddhist look at suffering and life. The premise is to learn to give a fuck about the right things and in the end, find GOOD problems to have so that your life will continue to grow in a more positive nature. Highly recommended along with Peter F. Drucker’s Managing Oneself.
I would recommend listening to the burn out generations, then going through this then Peter F. Drucker’s book.
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