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Published: 01 October 2019

240 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190937171

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The Tao of Ordinariness

Humility and Simplicity in a Narcissistic Age

Robert J. Wicks

  • Written in Wicks's trademark style, the book is short, engaging, and a special pleasure to read given its challenge to discouraging current social mores
  • Offers an argument in favor of humility and authenticity at a time when narcissism is rampant in politics, entertainment, and sports
  • Includes a chapter on simplicity during a time when life seems so complex
  • Focuses on how to confront and benefit from failure

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