Excellent Advice For Living: Wisdom I Wish I'd Known Earlier
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Kevin Kelly on his New Book and his Long-Held Belief That, “Over the Long Term, the Future is Decided by Optimists. Hovering between the practical and the poetic, his learnings are sometimes seemingly obvious reminders of what we know but habitually forget, sometimes pleasingly contrarian, always unselfconsciously sincere. Kelly’s insights and wisdom cover a wide range of topics, including personal relationships, self-improvement, career, and financial success. Un personaje fuera de serie que sabe como transmitir la complejidad de forma creativamente sencilla.
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Now, the inimitable Kevin Kelly has packed 71 years of timeless wisdom into his new book to help us not only be our best selves at work, but our best selves, period. Instead, he offers us a glimpse into the trove of maxims he’s accumulated from a vast array of sources on his journey to date. Every so often, you'll pause and reflect and want to remember something that struck you as if for the first time as insightful unexpected timely yet timeless wisdom.Appreciate and benefit from this gathered knowledge and reap the rewards of greater success and self-worth and overall easier living. The tropics get colder overnight than most expect, and you’ll never regret having an extra layer in more arctic climes.
Dig deeper and explore overlooked nuances, unexpected intersections, and unconventional conversations within this narrow field. To be an exceptional conversationalist, focus on listening – to the subtext just as much as the words themselves.So much so that simply showing up on bad days is worth far more than superhuman efforts on rare good days. I read this book regularly and the advice is short, simple, and easy to remember, which means it comes up in my day to day all the time and helps give me a good framework for making better choices.