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Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

An Inquiry into Values

by Robert M Pirsig

Robert M. Pirsig's Zen & the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance is an examination of how we live, a meditation on how to live better set around the narration of a summer motorcycle trip across America's Northwest, undertaken by a father & his young son....
Publish Date
2006
April 25
Goodreads rating
3.77
ISBN
8581000001638
Tags
philosophysocial-sciencesfictionclassics
Recommendations
5
Recommendations
Inspired my cultivation of dynamic quality as a way of life.     source
Sep 09, 2016
One of the few novels I’ve ever read twice (though it’s been about 20 years, so it might be time for a reread). A philosophy book in the form of a novel that has very little to do with motorcycle maintenance. Instead, it has a lot to do with the elusive aspects of “quality,” and the importance of attitude in your approach to life.     source
One of the most important books in the world to focus on quality than inequality, learning to find art in anything, deeply, deeply brilliant, philosophical book.     source