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Life on purpose : how living for what matters most changes everything

Author: Victor J Strecher
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperOne, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"A pioneer in the field of behavioral science delivers a groundbreaking work that shows how finding your purpose in life leads to better health and overall happiness. Your life is a boat. You need a rudder. But it doesn't matter how much wind is in your sails if you're not steering toward a harbor--an ultimate purpose in your life. While the greatest philosophers have pondered purpose for centuries, today it has  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Strecher, Victor J., 1955- author.
Life on purpose.
New York, NY : HarperOne, [2016]
(DLC) 2016005572
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Victor J Strecher
ISBN: 9780062409607 0062409603
OCLC Number: 936548698
Description: viii, 280 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Part One: A Harbor --
Crossroads --
Origins of Purpose --
Our Best Purpose --
Self-Transcendence --
Miracles, God, and the Afterlife --
Part Two: Wind and a Rudder --
Energy --
Willpower --
Part Three: SPACE --
Sleep --
Presence --
Activity --
Creativity --
Eating --
Part Four: Learning to Sail --
Sailing Through Storms --
An Excellent Sailor.
Responsibility: Victor J. Strecher.
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