Why Smart People Can Be So Stupid eBook is devoted to addressing these questions, which the vast majority of theories in psychology, including theories of intelligence, seem to neglect
Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance (ZMM) has been called a modern classic by some, and a self-absorbed ego-trip by others. In any case, it is an interesting book to include on this list since the author casts disparaging comments at the Great Books of the Western World (GBWW) for their slavish devotion to Aristotle.
If by the time you have finished reading the first three chapters of ‘How to Win Friends and Influence People’ – if you aren’t then a little better equipped to meet life’s situations, then I shall consider this book to be a total failure so far as you are concerned. For “the great aim of education,” said Herbert Spencer, “is not knowledge but action.” And this is an action book.