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Mastery

The Keys to Success and Long-Term Fulfillment

George Leonard

"The pracitcal wisdom in George Leonard's book will have a great influence for many years to come." —Michael Murphy, author of Golf in the Kingdom and The Future of the BodyDrawing on Zen philosophy and his expertise in the martial art of aikido, bestselling author Gorge Leonard shows how the process of mastery can help us attain a higher level of ...
Publish Date
1992
February 1
First Published in 1991
Goodreads rating
4.09
ISBN
8601400956076
Recommendations
3
Recommendations
Oct 01, 2012
A description of the path to mastery in any field: to enjoy regular practice for its own sake, to push your capabilities but to accept the plateau, to surrender to the path and exercises your teacher gives you. Stay focused, not distracted like the dabbler, impatient like the obsessive, or complacent like the hacker.      source
Detailed the challenges that we all face on the road to expertise in any field.      source
A set of prescriptions or principles, for attaining mastery.      source