The Path

What Chinese Philosophers Can Teach Us About the Good Life

Recommended by Nigel Warburton, and 1 others. See all reviews

Ranked #21 in Confucianism

For the first time an award-winning Harvard professor shares his wildly popular course on classical Chinese philosophy, showing you how these ancient ideas can guide you on the path to a good life today.

The lessons taught by ancient Chinese philosophers surprisingly still apply, and they challenge our fundamental assumptions about how to lead a fulfilled, happy, and successful life. Self-discovery, it turns out, comes through looking outward, not inward. Power comes from holding back. Good relationships come from small gestures. Spontaneity comes from practice. And excellence...

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Nigel Warburton It’s a very easy read, but it makes Chinese philosophy quite fresh. (Source)

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