books about values

books about values


True History: Learning from Our Past (V&E-10)

history November 14th, 2017

In this discussion, we will explore the stories and recollections of persons who have made a minor or major contribution to United States history, fomented progress in one of our many historical struggles, and/or exemplified values and virtues that often belie their marginal social position. These unique “voices” take the form of quotations, essays, narratives, testimonies, and historical records that have been preserved, passed on, or uncovered. My distinguished guest co-authored the book Voices of a People’s History of the United States with Howard Zinn, and has also collaborated with Noam Chomsky on his awesome website. Read on to learn more about the history of the United States you probably didn’t hear about in 6th grade.

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Motivational Books: Live Your Life Better

ten motivational books August 21st, 2017

Values of the Wise is a unique and helpful source when it comes to motivational books! It features three inspirational books that help one access wisdom and understand their values better, which can lead to personal growth, fulfillment, meaning, happiness, success, and excellence. In addition to those in-house, in this  blog I will also include seven others that you may be interested in checking out. The goal is to help the person who is looking for a great book to begin to read or place on their bookshelf find what they’re looking for. As we know from the Tony Robbins of the world, there are millions of persons interested in learning what to do to be [insert adjective here], and quite a few motivational books written by modern-day Svengalis that could be critiqued as long on pronouncement and claims, but short on substance. Yet, on the other end of the spectrum, there are plenty of original-source philosophy texts, psychological treatises, and theological works which are just too dense or complicated for me (and 95% of the population) to make good use of.

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Best Life Inspiring Books

one of the best life inspiring books August 10th, 2017

Folks search on the phrase “life inspiring books” thousands of times a year. I think the phrase is meant to ask, “What books will inspire me and make life more worth living?” I have a new book for 2017 that will hopefully do just that. Read on to find out more about the book Values & Ethics: From Living Room to Boardroom.

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Book About Values: 50-Page Sample!

book about values July 15th, 2017

Looking for a book about values? Look no further. Just this week, Values of the Wise put out a wonderful new book featuring inspirational quotes, illuminating interviews, and a beautiful design. It culminates in wisdom, ideally. In 470 pages of interviews with experts on values and ethics, the grist for your wisdom mill is certainly present! I, the author, tried to make the presentation of the values in question about as simple as the material could be made – without cheapening it. I am very pleased to introduce you to Values & Ethics: From Living Room to Boardroom.

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