Why Beautiful People Have More Daughters | Miller & Kanazawa


Published in: 2008 Amazon | Goodreads Evolutionary psychologists Alan S. Miller and Satoshi Kanazawa try to answer questions that include dating, volunteering for war and becoming a billionaire. Many in social science believe that human behavior comes almost exclusively from the environment. The authors do not agree with this. Human behavior is neither 100% determined by genes

Pebbles of Perception | Laurence Endersen


Published in: 2014 Amazon | Goodreads The book is about the choices we make in life and how we make them. Your life is a product of your choices – good choices equals good life equals bad choices, bad life. The book is inspired by Poor Charlie’s Almanac and Lawrence Enderson’s goal is to help

On the Shortness of Life | Seneca

Published in: 2005 Amazon | Goodreads ”De Brevitate Viate” (the original title) was written by Seneca the Younger, a Roman Stoic philosopher, about 50 years after Christ was born. The book is about stoic principles about the nature of time and man’s waste of his life. The thesis is that nature has given us long

The Art of War | Sun Tzu


Published in: 2005 Amazon | Goodreads Twenty-Five Hundred years ago, Sun Tzu wrote this classic book of military strategy based on Chinese warfare and military thought. Since that time, all levels of military have used the teaching on Sun Tzu to warfare and civilization have adapted these teachings for use in politics, business and everyday life. FIVE

A guide to the good life | William Irvine

Published: 2008Goodreads | Book Depository Stoicism is a philosophy that originated in Athens around 300 BC. and is based on self-control, peace of mind and composure. The first Stoics were the Greeks Zeno, Kleanthes and Krysippos. During the first and second centuries AD, the Romans joined: Cicero, Seneca, Marcus Aurelius and Epictetus. Stoicism can be

Power vs. Force | David R. Hawkins

Published: 2002 Goodreads | Book Depository David R. Hawkins, M.D., Ph.D. (1927-2012) was a psychiatrist, physician, researcher, spiritual teacher and lecturer, with an interest in the state of spiritual consciousness known as “Enlightenment”. Based on +250,000 muscle test calibrations, performed over a period of 30 years, he defined different levels of consciousness in the format