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The Resource The subtle art of not giving a fuck : a counterintuitive approach to living a good life, Mark Manson

The subtle art of not giving a fuck : a counterintuitive approach to living a good life, Mark Manson

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The subtle art of not giving a fuck : a counterintuitive approach to living a good life
Title
The subtle art of not giving a fuck
Title remainder
a counterintuitive approach to living a good life
Statement of responsibility
Mark Manson
Title variation
Subtle art of not giving a f*ck
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
For decades, we've been told that positive thinking is the key to a happy, rich life. "Fuck positivity," blogger Mark Manson says. "Let's be honest, shit is fucked and we have to live with it." This book is his antidote to the coddling, let's-all-feel-good mindset that has infected modern society and spoiled a generation, rewarding them with gold medals just for showing up. Manson makes the argument, backed both by academic research and well-timed poop jokes, that improving our lives hinges not on our ability to turn lemons into lemonade, but on learning to stomach lemons better. Human beings are flawed and limited: "Not everybody can be extraordinary, there are winners and losers in society, and some of it is not fair or your fault." Manson advises us to get to know our limitations and accept them. Once we embrace our fears, faults, and uncertainties, once we stop running and avoiding and start confronting painful truths, we can begin to find the courage, perseverance, honesty, responsibility, curiosity, and forgiveness we seek. There are only so many things we can care about, so we need to figure out which ones really matter, Manson makes clear. While money is nice, caring about what you do with your life is better, because true wealth is about experience. A grab-you-by-the-shoulders-and-look-you-in-the-eye moment of real-talk, filled with stories and profane, ruthless humor
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Writing style
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10576102
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DLC
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Manson, Mark
Dewey number
158.1
Index
no index present
LC call number
BJ1589
LC item number
.M259 2016
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Conduct of life
  • Self-realization
  • Realism
  • SELF-HELP
  • SELF-HELP
  • SELF-HELP
  • Realism
  • Conduct of life
  • Self-realization
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a counterintuitive approach to living a good life
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The subtle art of not giving a fuck : a counterintuitive approach to living a good life, Mark Manson
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Control code
1647922
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
  • First edition.
  • First HarperOne hardcover.
Extent
vii, 212 pages
Isbn
9780062457714
Lccn
2016011724
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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  • n
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  • (Sirsi) i9780062457714
  • (OCoLC)946787842
Label
The subtle art of not giving a fuck : a counterintuitive approach to living a good life, Mark Manson
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1647922
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
  • First edition.
  • First HarperOne hardcover.
Extent
vii, 212 pages
Isbn
9780062457714
Lccn
2016011724
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062457714
  • (OCoLC)946787842

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