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Life Medicine: Wisdom for Extraordinary Living
4th edition

From this moment on,vow to stop disappointing yourself.
Separate yourself from the mob.
Decide to be extraordinary.
And do what you need to do—now.
-Epictetus

Whether an insight from Aristotle or a Nobel laureate;
a quip from Calvin and Hobbes;
findings of leading researchers;
or lessons gleaned from the harrowing account of a mountain climber
lost in a whiteout on Everest—
this collection focuses on what you need to do to come face-to-face
with the extraordinary life you were meant to live.

Over 100 selections—the wisdom of thinkers and doers from cultures worldwide—
offer fascinating personal accounts and practical hands-on
exercises on how to live a passionate, fulfilling, responsive, responsible life.

• Are you sure you are pursuing your real life’s work?
• Do you need courage to explore and live out your dreams?
• Do you know how to honor your shortcomings and
deal productively with setbacks and suffering?
• Could you more effectively translate your intentions into achievements?
• Are you making time for things that matter most?
• Have you thought about what you would like to be remembered for?

“No matter what you are looking for, you will find it in Life Medicine.
Savor the journey you are about to undertake. It will change your life.”
-
C. Schmid, from Note to Readers

“I never dreamed I could come this far.”
“Provocative, challenging, priceless—I love this book.”
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Reader feedback

ISBN-10: 0-9706010-2-6
ISBN-13: 978-0-9706010-2-5

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