Don’t draw from my lack of writing that no books are passing this desk. Rather there aren’t enough hours in the day. A quick list of books that I have read or am reading with the One Sentence Book Review (OSBR):
The best essay so far is “Freedom” from July 1940 Harper’s Magazine. Text is here. You can also go to Harper’s and get a lifetime membership for $46…
The Obstacle Is the Way by Ryan Holliday
OSBR: Overnight successes do not exist – rather successes are built by overcoming each obstacle along the path to success.
OSBR: Damn, this dude did a lot!
The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin by BF himself!
OSBR: Why don’t these old school guys leave anything for us to invent? Libraries? Check. Fire Departments? Check.
OSBR: Hillbillys don’t seem to want to help themselves.
OSBR: (Yes, a fun book). The story about a boy who lives in a graveyard among ghosts and a vampire.
OSBR: Super powerful book about the direction of the future.
OSBR: Habits are able to be cultivated (or eliminated) as you see fit; these habits will help or hinder you.
OSBR: Have you ever considered where your meat comes from?