I usually breeze through books.
I read Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman in four days. And it has math.
I read Eric Greitens’s book The Heart and the Fist in two days.
Why did it take me over a month to finish Resilience?
I’m not sure, but here’s what I think.
First, the book compels action. How could I read this paragraph without writing a blog post?
If we are trapped in a life where everything is provided for us, our minds fail to grow, our relationships atrophy, and our spirits deteriorate.
Read more →A critic is someone who enters the battlefield after the war is over and shoots the wounded.
― Murray Kempton
Great leaders inspire thought and action.
But their real value? Great leaders inspire action. Hard action. Uncomfortable action.
I’m reading Resilience by Eric Greitens. I have already bought six copies of the book, and I’m sure I’ll buy more. I want everyone to read it. The book changes people.
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