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Succeed is a great book about goals. The author talks about how to set goals, how to frame goals to to maximize the chances of success, and how to work with the goals of other people. The best part of the book is that it's backed by tons of research and includes the results of many interesting st... (more) A Guide to the Good Life is a life-changing book. It presents a coherent, simple, and sensible approach for dealing with the questions, temptations and issues that everyone encounters, including like anger, grief, materialism, and existential crises.
One line summary: The easiest way for us to g... (more)