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Showing Average rating 4. Rating details. More filters. Sort order. Jul 14, Derbhile Graham rated it really liked it.
I'm not usually a devotee of self helps books, but this book is potentially life changing. Lightbulbs popped in my head every few pages.
kp.wecan-group.com/reglamento-del-congreso-de-los-diputados.php Rather than glibly promote positive thinking, it explains why we think negatively and why we need to reinforce positive experiences to counteract the negative ones. Saying that no one drives you crazy without your cooperation, or that dwelling on a problem actually makes it worse, may seem like stating the obvious to some, but it is one thing to comprehend thes I'm not usually a devotee of self helps books, but this book is potentially life changing.
Saying that no one drives you crazy without your cooperation, or that dwelling on a problem actually makes it worse, may seem like stating the obvious to some, but it is one thing to comprehend these truths logically and quite another to comprehend them with your gut. This book works at that gutter level. Skip the last chapter though, I felt that that didn't tie in well with the rest of the book.
I loved Maureen gaffney a other book the way we live now. With this book I got a lot of insights and valuable information but it took me 7 days to read because it was so sense with information some of it slightly repetitive.
I particularly enjoyed the relationship and personality info as well as the first hand stories. All in all I got a lot from this book but struggled to get through parts of it. View 1 comment. Mar 03, J. Schmidt rated it it was amazing. This book is phenomenal! It is extremely well written and inspiring. It is very insightful and opens the door to so many topics dealing with personal well-being and growth.
Inspired by this book I now have at least 10 new books on my to read bookshelf, e. Mar 20, Eamon Doody marked it as to-read.
Once this book is off the "recently published" section of the bookshop it will be moved to the "self help" shelves. However Flourishing has a lot more substance to it than many of the traditional self-help tomes. It is earnest without being trite and it is challenging without being off putting. There is some advice here but it is practical and supported by Once this book is off the "recently published" section of the bookshop it will be moved to the "self help" shelves.
There is some advice here but it is practical and supported by compelling evidence from a wide range of sources.
One of the most interesting things I have learned from it is that being happy requires work Apr 12, Martin Glen rated it it was amazing. Could be framed as Dr Gaffneys Magnum Opus. A distillation of the past few decades of Positive Psychology research, and practical advice and activities suggested. The Ten Step framework for Flourishing being in a state where positive experiences negate more inherently impactful negative ones includes activities that are all largely solid and achievable.
In fact, the sheer volume of information and strategies within make it a book that will become a source of ongoing reference. Dec 18, Michele rated it it was amazing. This was a very good book- it broke things down into reasonable bits so that the reader can really consider where they are, WHY, and what steps they want to take not just to get by, but to thrive, despite it all. They savagely blustered, flourishing their revolvers recklessly.
And there the two branches still are, flourishing side by side. I always used to see in modest homes great tubs each with a flourishing Oleander tree.
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