I love reading and I always have a book in my bag just in case. However, three books stand out of my list not because they are classics or bestsellers, they certainly are, but because there is so much wisdom, hidden answers and concentrated knowledge on some interesting (at least for me) topics like depression and happiness, leadership and business, peace of mind and good will.
It took me a few months to read and re-read ”40 Rules of Love” by Elif Shafak. To make notes of all the words of wisdom I found applicable to me, to my life, to my experiences and values. I keep the notebook with me and scroll it regularly. I would like to share with you the best quotes from “40 Rules of Love by Elif Shafak.
My intention with this book review is to put black on white a concise review of what did I learn out from ”The subtle art of not giving a fuck” by Mark Manson. Not to mention that I read it twice in one go, outlined sentences and excerpts I think can be useful. However, what did I learn and what lessons am I willing to apply in my everyday life?
Quote are powerful messages and very often they cross our eyes or our eyes cross them at the very right moment. That happened to me while I was procrastinating to start my blog. One day I just read the following quote: â€œStart now. Where you are and with fear and pain. With doubt, hands shaking and the voice trembling. Start and donâ€™t stop. Start where you are, with what you have. Just… start.â€
â€• Ijeoma Umebinyuo