Life's Greatest Lessons: 20 Things That Matter
Find the best -- in the world, in others, and in yourself.
How do we cultivate our character? What can we do, which choices can we make, to ensure that we create lives full of value and morality?
In his wise, wonderful book, "Life's Greatest Lessons," Hal Urban presents twenty principles that serve as a foundation for building a life of which you can be proud. The lessons he shares are as deeply rooted in common sense as they are in compassion. The topics, gathered from Hal's experiences as a parent and an award-winning teacher of both children and adults, span a wide range of readily understood concepts, including attitudes about money, understanding the real meaning of success, and the importance of having fun.
Whether you are searching for a long-overdue starting point for becoming the person you always hoped to be or seek another source of inspiration to affirm your choice to lead a praiseworthy life, Hal Urban's message of fundamental goodness will satisfy that need.
Classic in its simplicity and enduring in its appeal, "Life's Greatest Lessons" helps us all rediscover that the desire to live a good life is timeless.
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This is a book that I will read with my daughters. Terrific insight into what it really means to be human. Puts life priorities back into the right order. Read full review
This is an excellent book once I got started it didnt take me long to finish it. I let a friend read 2 chapters in it and they wouldnt let me have the book back till they got to read it in its entirety. Read full review
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