Ego Is The Enemy

📒Ego Is The Enemy ✍ Ryan Holiday

✏Book Title : Ego Is the Enemy
✏Author : Ryan Holiday
✏Publisher : Penguin
✏Release Date : 2016-06-14
✏Pages : 256
✏ISBN : 9780698192157
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Ego Is the Enemy Book Summary : The instant Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and international bestseller “While the history books are filled with tales of obsessive visionary geniuses who remade the world in their image with sheer, almost irrational force, I’ve found that history is also made by individuals who fought their egos at every turn, who eschewed the spotlight, and who put their higher goals above their desire for recognition.” —from the prologue Many of us insist the main impediment to a full, successful life is the outside world. In fact, the most common enemy lies within: our ego. Early in our careers, it impedes learning and the cultivation of talent. With success, it can blind us to our faults and sow future problems. In failure, it magnifies each blow and makes recovery more difficult. At every stage, ego holds us back. Ego Is the Enemy draws on a vast array of stories and examples, from literature to philosophy to his­tory. We meet fascinating figures such as George Marshall, Jackie Robinson, Katharine Graham, Bill Belichick, and Eleanor Roosevelt, who all reached the highest levels of power and success by con­quering their own egos. Their strategies and tactics can be ours as well. In an era that glorifies social media, reality TV, and other forms of shameless self-promotion, the battle against ego must be fought on many fronts. Armed with the lessons in this book, as Holiday writes, “you will be less invested in the story you tell about your own specialness, and as a result, you will be liberated to accomplish the world-changing work you’ve set out to achieve.” From the Hardcover edition.

✏Book Title : Ego The Worst Enemy And The Best Friend
✏Author : Shammi Sukh
✏Publisher : St Pauls BYB
✏Release Date :
✏Pages : 68
✏ISBN : 8171084176
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Ego The Worst Enemy And The Best Friend Book Summary :

📒Stillness Is The Key ✍ Ryan Holiday

✏Book Title : Stillness is the Key
✏Author : Ryan Holiday
✏Publisher : Profile Books
✏Release Date : 2019-10-10
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : 9781782835271
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Stillness is the Key Book Summary : 'Whether you are an athlete, an investor, a writer or an entrepreneur, this little but soulful book will open the door to a healthier, less anxious and more productive life and career.' - Arianna Huffington 'Ryan's trilogy of The Obstacle is the Way, Ego is the Enemy and Stillness is the Key are for sure must-reads.' Manu Ginobili, 4x NBA champion and Olympic Gold Medalist Throughout history, there's been one indelible quality that great leaders, makers, artists and fighters have shared. The Zen Buddhists described it as inner peace, the Stoics called it ataraxia and Ryan Holiday calls it stillness: the ability to be steady, focussed and calm in a constantly busy world. This quality, valued by every major school of thought from Buddha to Seneca, John Stuart Mill to Nietzsche, is urgently necessary today. And, Holiday shows, it is entirely attainable. Just as Winston Churchill used bricklaying as a time to recharge and reflect, or Oprah Winfrey learned deep empathy from her quiet childhood, we can all benefit from stillness to feed into our greater ambitions - whether winning a battle, building a business, or simply finding happiness, peace and self-direction. Filled with wisdom and examples from historical and contemporary figures, this book shows how to cultivate this quality in your own life. Because stillness is not merely inactivity, but the doorway to the self-mastery, discipline and focus necessary to succeed in this competitive, noisy world.

✏Book Title : Coming Full Circle One Woman S Journey Through Spiritual Crisis
✏Author : Carol L. Noyes
✏Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
✏Release Date : 2014-08-13
✏Pages : 284
✏ISBN : 9781493189274
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Coming Full Circle One Woman S Journey Through Spiritual Crisis Book Summary : Her journey of recovery from bipolar disorder and her insights are described in this book, an autobiography of Carol Noyes. When Carol went through mid-life crisis in the spring of 2006 her world was turned upside-down. Carol was able to wean herself off drugs, after over four years on psychiatric medications. She found natural alternatives that effectively helped her to recover and to lead a productive life. Carol believes that the current medical paradigm is inadequate and often unable to help individuals to heal and to bounce back. Carol nearly died from a combination of the swine flu and lithium poisoning. Her descent to the bottom of the metaphorical well provided the impetus for her to research non-drug therapies. These therapies, along with faith, hope, and courage, brought Carol back to a peaceful life. Carol recounts her life and investigates the factors that precipitated imbalance. She writes about her extraordinary experiences during expanded states of consciousness. She also delves into the world of symbols and mythologies, describing how they became poignant for her. Carol calls her experience a time of spiritual awakening; a time of developing self-esteem, learning to love herself, and finding her true purpose. She hopes that her insights will help others going through spiritual crisis. Those interested in humanistic psychology, personal growth, and spirituality may find this book fascinating.

📒The Daily Stoic ✍ Ryan Holiday

✏Book Title : The Daily Stoic
✏Author : Ryan Holiday
✏Publisher : Penguin
✏Release Date : 2016-10-18
✏Pages : 416
✏ISBN : 9780735211742
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Daily Stoic Book Summary : From the team that brought you The Obstacle Is the Way and Ego Is the Enemy, a beautiful daily devotional of Stoic meditations—an instant Wall Street Journal and USA Today Bestseller. Why have history's greatest minds—from George Washington to Frederick the Great to Ralph Waldo Emerson, along with today's top performers from Super Bowl-winning football coaches to CEOs and celebrities—embraced the wisdom of the ancient Stoics? Because they realize that the most valuable wisdom is timeless and that philosophy is for living a better life, not a classroom exercise. The Daily Stoic offers 366 days of Stoic insights and exercises, featuring all-new translations from the Emperor Marcus Aurelius, the playwright Seneca, or slave-turned-philosopher Epictetus, as well as lesser-known luminaries like Zeno, Cleanthes, and Musonius Rufus. Every day of the year you'll find one of their pithy, powerful quotations, as well as historical anecdotes, provocative commentary, and a helpful glossary of Greek terms. By following these teachings over the course of a year (and, indeed, for years to come) you'll find the serenity, self-knowledge, and resilience you need to live well. From the Hardcover edition.

✏Book Title : The Enlightenment Quest and the Art of Happiness
✏Author : John Maxwell Taylor
✏Publisher : North Atlantic Books
✏Release Date : 2015-03-24
✏Pages : 328
✏ISBN : 9781583949191
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Enlightenment Quest and the Art of Happiness Book Summary : Award-winning actor and playwright John Maxwell Taylor builds on the success of his previous book, The Power of I Am, in this eloquent call to awaken from our collective trance and to claim the transformative power and happiness that is our birthright. Drawing on his forty years’ experience in spiritual self-transformation, Taylor offers a potent array of practical tools, stories, and life lessons that help us reorder the events in our lives, the way people respond to us, and the impact we have on the world. The Enlightenment Quest and the Art of Happiness shows us how to master ourselves so that we can harness the energy of higher power to surmount the chaos of the modern world and provides strategies for “sociological aikido” that allow us to deal effectively with negative people, narcissists, and egotists. Informed by Taylor’s incredibly varied background—from European pop star, to student of Paramahansa Yogananda, Gurdjieff, and Mantak Chia, to resident at the pioneering Findhorn Community, to playing Carl Jung on stage for many years—this book demonstrates how, by understanding the powers active in creation, we can become instruments through which higher power continually flows to advance our evolution toward consciousness. In doing so, we not only transform ourselves, we become powerful agents for changing the world. Readers learn how to: • Deal with negative people and egotists • Use higher power to redirect the world around one to one's own advantage • Stay sane in an insane world by understanding true spiritual psychology • See the world as it is instead of spiritually daydreaming that "things are going to get better" • Move beyond conspiracy theories and conspire instead to create a united world of consciousness • Gain fresh insights into the work of Campbell, Jung, Paramahansa Yogananda, Gurdjieff, and others • Apply the Findhorn principles of miraculous manifestation as practiced by the author since 1973 From the Trade Paperback edition.

📒Messages From Jesus ✍ raymond wells

✏Book Title : Messages From Jesus
✏Author : raymond wells
✏Publisher : Raymond Wells
✏Release Date :
✏Pages : 69
✏ISBN :
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Messages From Jesus Book Summary : New Messages From Jesus received from 2000-2010

📒The Obstacle Is The Way ✍ Ryan Holiday

✏Book Title : The Obstacle Is the Way
✏Author : Ryan Holiday
✏Publisher : Penguin
✏Release Date : 2014-05-01
✏Pages : 224
✏ISBN : 9781101620595
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Obstacle Is the Way Book Summary : The Obstacle is the Way has become a cult classic, beloved by men and women around the world who apply its wisdom to become more successful at whatever they do. Its many fans include a former governor and movie star (Arnold Schwarzenegger), a hip hop icon (LL Cool J), an Irish tennis pro (James McGee), an NBC sportscaster (Michele Tafoya), and the coaches and players of winning teams like the New England Patriots, Seattle Seahawks, Chicago Cubs, and University of Texas men’s basketball team. The book draws its inspiration from stoicism, the ancient Greek philosophy of enduring pain or adversity with perseverance and resilience. Stoics focus on the things they can control, let go of everything else, and turn every new obstacle into an opportunity to get better, stronger, tougher. As Marcus Aurelius put it nearly 2000 years ago: “The impediment to action advances action. What stands in the way becomes the way.” Ryan Holiday shows us how some of the most successful people in history—from John D. Rockefeller to Amelia Earhart to Ulysses S. Grant to Steve Jobs—have applied stoicism to overcome difficult or even impossible situations. Their embrace of these principles ultimately mattered more than their natural intelligence, talents, or luck. If you’re feeling frustrated, demoralized, or stuck in a rut, this book can help you turn your problems into your biggest advantages. And along the way it will inspire you with dozens of true stories of the greats from every age and era. From the Hardcover edition.

📒A Course In Miracles ✍ Helen Schucman

✏Book Title : A Course in Miracles
✏Author : Helen Schucman
✏Publisher : Course in Miracles Society
✏Release Date : 2009
✏Pages : 663
✏ISBN : 9780976420057
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Course in Miracles Book Summary : Taken from the original manuscript for the course, the only editing that has been done to this great spiritual classic has been to correct occasional typographic and spelling errors and to render capitalization and punctuation consistent.

✏Book Title : A Course in Miracles
✏Author :
✏Publisher : Lulu.com
✏Release Date : 2008-06
✏Pages : 664
✏ISBN : 9780981597164
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Course in Miracles Book Summary : This volume contains the original "Course in Miracles" text, as well as the "Course for Miracles for Teachers" and "The 360 Lessons."