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Seeking Wisdom

From Darwin to Munger, 3rd Edition

Peter Bevelin

Peter Bevelin begins his fascinating book with Confucius' great wisdom: "A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it, is committing another mistake." Seeking Wisdom is the result of Bevelin's learning about attaining wisdom. His quest for wisdom originated partly from making mistakes himself and observing those of others but also from ...
Publish Date
2006
December 31
First Published in 2003
Goodreads rating
4.37
ISBN
9781578644285
Recommendations
4
Recommendations
May 17, 2017
Good book.      source
Jan 17, 2017
A great overview of the lessons of Charlie Munger (partner of Warren Buffett) - and his approach to checklists of multi-disciplinary models to guide clear thinking. Main point: if you can just avoid mistakes, you're doing better than most. So it's a catalog of the most common or important mistakes. Focused on investing, but can be applied to life.      source
Jan 17, 2017
Finally got to re-reading one of my favorite books: Seeking Wisdom, from Darwin to Munger. Highly recommended.      source