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Robin Black is a Canadian Mixed Martial Arts commentator, analyst and former musician.
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Mastery
Robert Greene - 2013-10-29 (first published in 2012)
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The #1 New York Timesbestselling sequel to The 48 Laws of PowerMastery synthesizes the years of research Robert Greene conducted while writing the international bestsellers The 48 Laws of Power, The 33 Strategies of War, and The Art of Seduction and demonstrates that the ultimate form of power is mastery itself. By analyzing the lives of such past ...
Robin Black
2021-04-05T17:20:13.000Z
Took @RobertGreene an adult lifetime (and a long book) to even get close to defining it. Wonderful book examining the lives of Masters. Recommend it highly.      source
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Be Water, My Friend
Shannon Lee - 2020-10-06
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Robin Black
2021-01-14T11:16:05.000Z
“Life is not a competition. It is a co-creation.” - #ShannonLee Reading ‘Be Water, My Friend’ Shannon’s book on the teachings of her father, @brucelee. Wonderful book. Recommend it highly. #BINK      source
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Grit
The Power of Passion and Perseverance
Angela Duckworth - 2018-08-21 (first published in 2016)
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In this instant New York Times bestseller, Angela Duckworth shows anyone striving to succeed that the secret to outstanding achievement is not talent, but a special blend of passion and persistence she calls “grit.” “Inspiration for non-geniuses everywhere” (People).The daughter of a scientist who frequently noted her lack of “genius,” Angela Duckw...
Robin Black
2020-11-26T16:49:11.000Z
Talent x Effort = Skill. Skill x Effort = Accomplishment. SO EFFORT COUNTS TWICE. Paraphrased from GRIT by @angeladuckw. I recommend this book HIGHLY.      source
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Man's Search for Meaning
Viktor E. Frankl - 2006-06-01 (first published in 1946)
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Psychiatrist Viktor Frankl's memoir has riveted generations of readers with its descriptions of life in Nazi death camps and its lessons for spiritual survival. Based on his own experience and the stories of his patients, Frankl argues that we cannot avoid suffering but we can choose how to cope with it, find meaning in it, and move forward with re...
Robin Black
2020-05-08T11:30:51.000Z
Everyone should read this book. It’s wonderful. One of the great books ever written exists because of one of the worst times in human history. From suffering comes beauty. Enjoy The Hostilities My…      source
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The Four Agreements
A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom
Don Miguel Ruiz - 2018-07-10 (first published in 1997)
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In The Four Agreements, bestselling author don Miguel Ruiz reveals the source of self-limiting beliefs that rob us of joy and create needless suffering. Based on ancient Toltec wisdom, The Four Agreements offer a powerful code of conduct that can rapidly transform our lives to a new experience of freedom, true happiness, and love.   A New York Time...
Robin Black
2020-01-30T13:24:50.000Z
1. It’s kind to take responsibility 4 a mixup. And its liberating. It feels good + it makes others feel good. 2. I need to be impeccable with my words. We all do if we want to make a truthful + positive impact. Great book recommendation: The Four Agreements by @donMiguelRuiz      source