Keep it on my nightstand #and re read periodically as a reminder to take action and not over think things #re read periodically as a reminder to take action and not over think things the Art of Manliness from which this book emerges varies in how much it speaks to me ranging from posts I enjoy to things I reject wholly to things that challenge me to think this slim book is excellent While the definition of action is a touch confused there is no clear demarcation between active consideration and useless rumination these are differences in degrees rather than kind The Pocket Guide does an excellent job justifying and encouraging the reader to engage fully in the messy real world trying striving and acting as balm to so much of what aches about modern or should the uotes be believed about writers discussing their own times be believed pre modern Groove: An Aesthetic of Measured Time life What an achievement for the author This is very helpful as a daily ruminant An inspiring and upwardifting resource I was struggling with a sense of being #Stuck So I Got # so I got bookI think it was helpfulIt s nothing particularly profound but the basic message can be summarized as There s a natural human tendency to think and think and think and procrastinate and review options and read inspirational blogs and articles and basically do everything except actually taking purposeful action that accomplishes something worthwhile We hope that This is probably one of my favorite books I ve read this year This isn t some self help book or woo woo book on how to One Wild Weekend live your bestife now No This is a book that simply says rightful action is to key to improving your Forgetful of Their Sex life This is a book that needs to be read again and again reminding us that when we take rightful action instead of inaction we change ourives and possibly other people s Naturally Naughty Wicked Willing lives It s a short book but I highly recommend it to anyone who s thinking about either making a change orooking for some advice on how to improve their relationships careers health etc The impediment to action eads action Whatever stands in the way becomes the way Marcus Aureliu. World anomie fades away change doesn't seem so wildly fast the news becomes white noiseThis book provides insights on how to take acti.
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This is complete drivel It reads ike an unfinished rough draft of drunken ramblings about ACTIONWhat is action according to this book Everything Meditation is action Waiting is action Proactivity is action Arguing is action Not arguing is #actionYou would be far better served by reading the first 3 chapters of The 7 Habits of #
would be far better served by reading the first 3 chapters of The 7 Habits of Effective People by Covey With 116 brief meditations attempting to inspire the reader to flee abstractions and over thinking and to free themselves
116 brief meditations attempting to inspire the reader to flee abstractions and over thinking and to free themselves Walled (The Line,
live in the moment and take action naturally some of meditations were interesting and helpful and others were uite trite Heavy with uotes about action fromiterary and historical figures which are some of the best parts this book will Cruel Attachments: The Ritual Rehab of Child Molesters in Germany
likely motivate you or ateast fan the flame of taking some eap to pursue an action for which you have previously been unable to get off the groundMy philosophy of ife differs from Kyle Eschenroeder s so I have some fundamental objections to much of his advice Drawing from Marcus Aurelius Nietzsche eastern religions Nassim Taleb and a range of other sources while somewhat contradictorily despising reading and thinking Kyle seems to encourage a ife that whirls and bounces between a ife of doing doing anything that ultimately must never be satisfied Ultimately even never at rest Without some philosophical base beyond oneself with all the focus on oneself I am afraid you will be disappointed #Still At The End #at the end Tempting Fate
life no matter how much action you took no matter how many adventures no matter how many successes no matter how many thingsearned for your own self improvement for failuresEncouraging focusing on oneself and rejecting the power wisdom and aid from outside yourself that can come from reading religion rest contentment thankfulness and fellowship is a particular weak point of this book s advice The pocket guide to action is what it says on the title It s a guide with some short meditations on taking action in your ife I read this over the course of two weeks. Action is the surest path not only to reaching goals but to finding the kind of meaning and purpose we desire It is a kind of back door. I d read two meditations in the morning and two in the evening Kyle s meditations on action are based on ancient arts and philosophies and are designed to inspire the reader to get up off of the couch stop wallowing in the self pity and go out and do something It s a small book designed to inspire you to take your ife back into your own hands through acting instead of being passive I enjoyed these meditations and they gave me a new perspective on my own ife and the "Need For Me To "
for me to what I earn to practice and to act even when I don t know what the end will be When I finished this I could not place it in either my ist of philosophy or psychology books as it makes gross errors in both accounts A person that acts cannot be petty The author has obviously never met my ex girlfriendThis is not a book to read if you are already someone that gets shit done This is the book you give to the young teenager that can t get moving and is paralyzed by fear 116 meditations could ve been summed up with a dozen tops #13 Of The Way Through #of the way through had already got all I could from it but I finished it to see if there was in wait and also just to finish a book It is short enough Doesn t take ong Excellent read for anyone that wants to take actions I very rarely rate books a 5 on Goodreads I wish it had a 45 as books always seem to have that one thing that prevents it from being perfect This book is an exception It is exactly what the title says it is Its 116 individual meditations on taking action I think #this is a must read for everyone The meditations help build an understanding of how we through the the need to #
is a must read for everyone The meditations help build an understanding of how we through the the need to and justify our actions fall into a pattern of inaction It then goes to show that action even with incomplete information is better than no action at all Finally it challenges us to take action in all situationsThe cucumber is bitter Then throw it out There are brambles in the path Then go around That is all you need to know Marcus AureliusWhile I have finished reading this I will. To the promises of so many philosophies and religions When we are action oriented we forget to notice the missing pieces of our modern.