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Silent Giants: A North American Odyssey by Ron Gruner
Price: Free! Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2008. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Occasionally life presents the opportunity to do something very special. For me that opportunity came in the summer of 1991 when I flew my classic Cessna 195 from St.John's, Newfoundland, to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. Our story begins just as the cliffs of the Newfoundland coast slowly emerge from the gray ocean mist...
The Qualities of Life by John Attewell
Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Everything always works out at the end A good life happens when we have the right attitude If we go with our higher power, the Mold of Life is in place Our Lives are Molded in the right shape to the end.
Why We Should Go Vegan by Magnus Vinding
Price: Free! Words: 18,350. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy(5.00 from 2 reviews)
We should go vegan! That is the unambiguous conclusion of this short book. This conclusion is reached through a broad examination of the consequences of our not being vegan – both in relation to human health, environmental pollution, the risk of the spread of diseases, and in relation to the beings we exploit and kill. The bottom line: We have a strong ethical obligation to go vegan.
Guide to become a better person (Confucius) (Di Zi Gui) by chen0096
Price: Free! Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » History » Asian(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Di Zi Gui is made or gathered from Confucius teachings. it gives us guidelines on how we should behave towards our family and friends and the moral way of life. this book is truly inspirational. I translated most of it myself. please forgive my English if you cant understand some of them. my is email is firstname.lastname@example.org. feel free to contact me for any misunderstandings..
Seek Wisdom, Practice Kindness by Mark James Wooding
Price: Free! Words: 19,070. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy(5.00 from 1 review)
Seek Wisdom, Practice Kindness is a personal philosophy as well as a theory on the workings of the human mind. Topics dealt with include honesty, knowledge, evolution, impulses, emotions, status, sex, marriage, religion, gods, death, violence, abortion, boundaries, and reflection spaces. The book has evolved over the years, and this latest version is the third edition.
The Zen Wheel of Life Mantra: A Song of Luminous Wisdom and Love by Tai Sheridan, Ph.D.
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 by Stanley Bronstein
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.
Ranting of a Psychic Grandmother by Iris Barratt
Price: Free! Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics(5.00 from 1 review)
An astute visionary grandmother has psychic visitations from indigenous grandmothers who mirror her outrage at the problems facing today’s children. After feeling inspired and haunted to somehow be part of the solution for today’s children and families and address the dire needs and consequences of a society out of touch with its tribal roots, this grandma gets creative.
Blood! by M.E. Brines
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 by Mark Goodwin
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 by David Mint
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 by George J Cole
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 by Peter Dyr
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 by Morris Denwiddie
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.
The Tao of Tennis by Bob Warden
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 Zen of Times by Fred Jacob
Price: Free! Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Freedom's Light: Quotations from History's Champions of Freedom by Alan Cook
Price: Free! Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
The Double Triangle: Secular Alternatives to Religion by Aleron Zemplin
Price: Free! Words: 9,230. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013 by Double Triangle Press LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The Double Triangle shows how each of us is a gateway between a vast past and an expansive future. It represents a secular outlook in which original thought is the most sacred act. The underpinning of these ideas are: the unknowablity of ultimate truth, randomness as a builder of structure and a driver of change, and the implications of the Double Triangle for our ideas and for our afterlives.