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The Art of Learning

An Inner Journey to Optimal Performance

Josh Waitzkin

In his riveting new book, The Art of Learning, Waitzkin tells his remarkable story of personal achievement and shares the principles of learning and performance that have propelled him to the top—twice.Josh Waitzkin knows what it means to be at the top of his game. A public figure since winning his first National Chess Championship at the age of ni...
Publish Date
2008
May 27
First Published in 2007
Goodreads rating
4.04
ISBN
0884241239630
Recommendations
7
Recommendations
I probably have recommended The Art of Learning and 'The 4-Hour Body' more than any other books.      source
May 30, 2008
Chess master becomes Tai Chi master, realizes his real genius is learning, and shares his insights and stories.      source
Aug 03, 2019
@ValidLogic That’s one of the best for sure. “The Art of Learning” by Josh Waitzkin is required reading. All of @tferriss ‘s books are quite good. “4-Hour Chef” most hits this area. For mindset “The Inner Game of Tennis” by Timothy Gallwey and “Mind Gym”by Gary Mack are both excellent.      source
I recommend this book for your mind.      source
The author was this world-class chess player, world-class martial artist, and the book is about his learning process.      source
I tell everyone I teach to get The Art of Learning.      source
I actually loved The Art of Learning.      source