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The Zen Wheel of Life Mantra: A Song of Luminous Wisdom and Love
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
(5.00 from 1 review)
Poet-Philosopher and Zen Priest Tai Sheridan 's Wheel of Life Mantra is a poetic expression of the Bhavacakra, an ancient mandala that presents the most significant wisdom teachings of Buddhism. It is used to contemplate the causes and conditions of suffering, and as a guide to non-dual wisdom, loving kindness, compassion, and equanimity.
Sun Tzu's Art of War For The 21st Century
Price: Free! Words: 12,420. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Art of War is primarily about (i) understanding of one’s situation; (ii) understanding of extremes; and (iii) taking the knowledge gained from the understanding of the extremes and applying it to your advantage. Stanley Bronstein updates this masterpiece originally written about warfare and applies it to today's modern society.
The Doctrines of Epicurus - Annotated
Price: Free! Words: 30,000. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Doctrines of Epicurus, philosopher of happiness and freedom, annotated with references from the authoritative ancient Epicurean sources.
Blood!
Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Explains the influence of blood on modern history, warfare, religion, secret societies, government and popular culture. Really weird
Thoughts About Life and How To Improve It
Price: Free! Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
Some personal thoughts on God, the meaning and purpose of life and what to do to achieve your own personal happiness. Reviews are welcome - Thanks.
The Subtle Change from Principles to Rules
Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: American English. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the lazy summer days of 2007, the world appeared to be getting its groove back. Few, if any, were the signs pointing to the financial catastrophe that was about to unfold. Yet despite the feeling of relative calm and optimism, it was clear that a permanent change was occurring at the very base of society. The Subtle Change from Principles to Rules explores this change and its implications.
That's Funny: A Theory of Humor
Price: Free! Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ever wondered why we find something funny or why we laugh? You might be surprised by the reason. Have you ever wondered how people make up jokes? Would you like to be able to do so? A theory of humor is arrived at through the analysis of more than eighty fine jokes. Study has never been so much fun.
The Epic of Gilgamesh, the Teachings of Siduri and How Siduri's Ancient Advice Can Help Guide Us to a Happier Life
Price: Free! Words: 17,720. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book contains the complete text for the Epic of Gilgamesh based, as much as possible, on the original Old Babylonian tablets. It also discusses both the teachings of Siduri and how Siduri's ancient advice can help guide us to a happier life.
Introducing Morris The Cat
Price: Free! Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Meditation
(5.00 from 1 review)
Enjoy the rhythmic poetry of Morris Denwiddie as he muses about popular topics such as children, dealing with the life's difficulties, and reflections of money. Each poem is humorous and thought-provoking.
A Few Days In Athens - With Notes and Appendix by Cassius Amicus
Price: Free! Words: 70,080. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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"A Few Days With Epicurus" contains the complete text of Frances Wright's 1820 Masterpiece "A Few Days In Athens, with an introduction, notes, and Appendix "Elemental Epicureanism" by Cassius Amicus. Thomas Jefferson stated that Wright's book was "a treat to me of the highest order," and her work stands today as the most important defense of Epicurus composed since the ancient world.
The Tao of Tennis
You set the price! Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis
(5.00 from 1 review)
The classic Tao Te Ching adapted for life on the tennis court. Ancient Eastern wisdom as the basis for practical advice to play and coach your best. Written by a professional tennis instructor with a degree in philosophy and English. Play your best tennis, live your best life! ** Recommended by legendary tennis guru Allen Fox, and by eminent professor of Chinese philosophy Roger T. Ames. **
The Slave Mind: Mental Slavery in the 21st Century
Price: Free! Words: 23,750. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
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The Slave Mind explores the various methods our modern enslavement system uses to control and manipulate society, and what we can do to break free from its influence. In this book, we will see how the system uses money, the media, politics and religion to provide a state of fear and ignorance that keeps us under its control.
The Zen of Times
Price: Free! Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
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First and foremost, I would just like to clearly state that fat is not ugly, as most people would preferably perceive. I do want to state, that fat is unhealthy and can cause a multitude of health related problems that are proportionally related to your diet.
Hell Is Not the Issue
Price: Free! Words: 64,920. Language: American English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Eschatology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil
(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you ever asked yourself, "How can a loving, merciful God send millions of people to Hell forever without hope?" Not only does this book address the hope that exists for all who are not found written in the Book of Life, but it makes the entire issue of Hell and Satan make sense. God is interested in creating a win-win for everyone, and not even Hell is exempt from God's glorious plan.
Meaning: the History of Western Philosophy
Price: Free! Words: 41,020. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
This engaging and educational work examines the history of western philosophy and many of the greats who contributed to it, beginning with Socrates and Plato and ending with Nietzsche, Sartre and Camus. It provides an introduction to key western schools of thought and represents a valuable reference tool for philosophy students, while also showing how these philosophies are applicable today.
Hackyu Won Too Free
Price: Free! Words: 143,360. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
An insidious epical satire upon life and religion: large in scope, brief in presentation, written in swift haiku stanzas.
Happiness - The IDGF Theory
Price: Free! Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
(5.00 from 1 review)
The title says it all.
Freedom's Light: Quotations from History's Champions of Freedom
Price: Free! Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
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FREEDOM'S LIGHT contains quotations from 38 of history's champions of freedom, from Aristotle to Zlata Filipovic, from George Washington to Martin Luther King, Jr. Included are Jefferson, Adams, Franklin, Anne Frank and many more.
Butterflies Are Free To Fly: A New and Radical Approach to Spiritual Evolution
Series: Butterflies. Price: Free! Words: 118,110. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
When Nicolaus Copernicus discovered the Earth wasn’t the center of the Universe, everything changed. When Frederick Miescher discovered DNA, everything changed again. When quantum physicists discovered our physical universe isn’t real, that it’s a hologram - everything ... wait! Nothing changed - yet. Now "Butterflies Are Free To Fly" offers a new and radical approach to spiritual evolution.
The Art of Strategic Agency
Price: Free! Words: 36,800. Language: British English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Post-structuralism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In an age of postmodern irony, the army commander is trapped in a loop of strategic narratives. The endgame in the hyperreal, media-saturated world is pre-determined by the stories of old. This author- a former military researcher at the World’s oldest thinktank- takes a look at this startlingly new frontline in military plotting.