What I'm currently reading...
“This exciting book reveals the secrets of the mind that we have sought in Eastern and Western thought for two thousand years. how do we see the mind and learn to tame it for a happier and healthier life? Filled with engaging stories, Mindsight uses cutting-edge science and deep humanity to address the questions that we all have about the mystery in our skull.”
Natalie Goldberg, author
"This book takes you on a Learning Journey to places that will inspire, disturb, and provoke you,and to meet people who will delight, nourish, and encourage you. Walk Outs are people who bravely choose to leave behind situations, jobs, relationships, and ideas that restrict and confine them, anything that inhibits them. The walk on to the ideas, people, and practices that enable them to explore and discover new gifts, new possibilities.
"Language and power are inextricably linked. The spoken word pushes ideas out of someone's head and into the open so humankind can contend with adopting or rejecting its validity. Moving an idea from it's inception to adoption is hard, but it's a battle that can be won simply by wielding a great presentation."
"What would it be like to be free from limitations and soar beyond your boundaries? What can youdo each day to find this kind of inner peace and freedom? The Untethered Soul offers a simple, profoundly intuitive answer to these questions."
"Poke the Box is a manifesto about producing something that's scarce, and thus valuable. It demands that you stop waiting for a road map and start drawing one instead. You know how to do this, you've done it before, but along the way, somone talked you out of it. We need your insight and your dreams and your contributions. Hurry!"
"The Bushman Way of Tracking God reveals original wisdom for a new world - where you can fidn the deepest meaning and highest joy in life. This groundbreaking book looks at te original spirituality of the Kalahari Bushman and demonstrates how this all - encompassing approach can change your reality. Listen to an interview with Bradford Keeney here.
"This book is a wake-up call for anyone who wants to dramatically improve their work life and strengthen their relationships. Drs. Bradberry and Greaves offer powerful research, pratical strategies, and fascinating stories that will transform the way we think about ourselves and how we interact with those we care about the most". - Jim Loehr, New York Times bestselling author
"Beyond IQ and EQ, there is SQ - Spiritual Intelligence. SQ is our most fundamental intelligence. It is what we use to develop our capacity for meaning, vision, and value. It allows us to dream and to strive. It underlies the things we believe in and the role our beliefs and values play in the actions we take."
" The voice whispers, shouts, and sings to us that this experience of being in form, in space and time, knowing life and death, has meaning. The voice is that of inspiration, which is within each and every one of us. In this groundbreaking book, Dr. Wayne W. Dyer explains how we’ve chosen to enter this world of particles and form.
"The external world is a direct expression of our internal world of thoughts, ideas, and beliefs. In order to transform society, we must first transform ourselves. We must each first investigate our own hearts and minds; we must each discover how we create and project the very things we want to change in the world. "
"All this implies that your goal or vision is then already a reality within you, on the level of mind and feeling. Enthusiasm is the power that transfers the mental blueprint in the physical dimension. That is the creative use of the mind, and that is why there is no wanting involved. You cannot manifest what you want; you can only manifest what you already have."
"I often use the word story to talk about thoughts, or sequences of thoughts, that we convince ourselves are real. A story may be about the past, the present, the future; it may be about what things should be; what they could be, or why they are. Stories are the untested, uninvestigated theories that tell us what all these things mean. We don't realize that they are just theories."
"Our natural talents and passions - the things we truly love to do - last for a lifetime. But all too often our talents go untapped. What StrengthsFinder actually measures is talent, not strength."