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Everything has two handles : the stoic's guide to the art of living

Author: Ronald W Pies
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Hamilton Books, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the course of this compact and insightful work, Dr. Ronald Pies, tells us a little about what happiness is, and a lot about how to achieve it.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald W Pies
ISBN: 0761839518 9780761839514
OCLC Number: 188536209
Description: xii, 69 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Thinking and feeling --
Mortality and meaning --
Morality and self-respect --
Adversity and self-possession --
Perfectionism, virtue, and self-acceptance --
Living in harmony with the universe --
Living in the here and now --
The opinion of others --
The common bond of being --
Character and happiness --
Contentment with our lot.
Responsibility: Ronald Pies.

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The book Everything Has Two Handles by Ronald Pies presents itself as an accessible introduction into Stoicism, for the 'intelligent layperson that wants to live well,' and Pies skillfully achieves Read more...

 
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