25 Days to Better Thinking and Better Living: A Guide for by Linda Elder

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By Linda Elder

The e-book is equipped into 25 day-by-day readings, and postulates that via focusing our realization on definite methods of considering, we will be able to turn into a extra severe philosopher, which in flip is helping us "observe, visual display unit, study, verify, and reconstruct" our considering, which may support us reside larger lives.
After analyzing this ebook for the prescribed 25 days, i need to agree that my pondering did increase and my existence used to be made richer through focusing my realization at the day-by-day considering targets. for instance, Day nine has you pondering via implications; on Day 14 you're to forestall pondering like a conformist; and on Day 21 you're to try to be a citizen of the world.
Once you learn in the course of the e-book, the authors recommend turning this 25 day plan right into a 25 week plan wherein you would specialise in each one unmarried day's considering recommendation for a whole week. i'll certainly learn this ebook repeatedly.

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Good thinkers value thinking within opposing viewpoints. They recognize that many truths can be acquired only when they try other ways of thinking. They value gaining new insights and expanding their views. They appreciate new ways of seeing the world. They do not assume that their perspective is the most reasonable one. They are willing to engage in dialog to understand other perspectives. They do not fear ideas and beliefs they do not understand or have never considered. They are ready to abandon beliefs they have passionately held when those beliefs are shown to be false or misleading.

Your emotions. The emotions of others. Look on the surface, at the emotions you are aware of. Look beneath the surface, for the emotions you would deny you feel. Notice how people often justify their own negative emotions. Notice how they often object to the negative emotions of others. Notice how we tend to invalidate the emotions of those we consider beneath us, or those whose views we do not share. Look closely at the role of emotions in your life. Realize that even negative emotions can serve a useful role in your development.

For example, the successful dominator primarily feels positive emotions (see Day 15, “Don’t Be a Top Dog”). It is up to you to determine the truth about your emotional life. ” —J. Sterling 30 25 Days to Better Thinking & Better Living This is the day to take control of your desires: Check Your Desires Check Your Desires Empathize with Others Uncover Your Ignorance Notice Contradictions Be Fair, Not Selfish Stick to Your Purpose Be Clear Be Relevant Question, Question, Question Think Through Implications Control Your Emotions Control Your Desires Be Reasonable Show Mercy Think for Yourself Don’t Be a Top Dog Don’t Be an Underdog Don’t Be a Worry Wart Stop Blaming Your Parents Critique the News Media See Through Politicians Be a Citizen of the World Notice Media Garbage Make Your Mark Educate Yourself Figure Out Where to Go B e on the lookout for desires.

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