Do you feel lost, confused or overwhelmed by the chaos of the modern world? Are you looking for a meaning to your life, a guide to face the challenges and opportunities that are presented to you?
Do you want to learn the wisdom of ancient traditions and the most recent discoveries of science? If your answer is yes, then this book is for you.
12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos is a self-help book by Canadian clinical psychologist Jordan B. Peterson, uniquely combining the hard truths of ethics, psychology, mythology, religion, and personal anecdotes. The author offers you twelve practical and deep rules to live better, based on his professional experience and his extensive knowledge of human culture.
This book will make you reflect, laugh, surprise and inspire you. It will teach you why you should straighten your posture and look straight ahead, how to treat yourself as someone you want to help, who to be friends with and who not to, how to compare yourself to your past self and not to others, how to educate your children so that they are responsible and happy, how to put order in your house before criticizing the world, how to pursue what is significant and not what is convenient, how to tell the truth or at least not lie, how to listen to others with an open mind, how to be precise in your language, why you shouldnt bother children while theyre skating, and how to pet a cat when you meet it on the street.
12 Rules for Life shatters the commonplaces of science, faith, and human nature, while transforming and ennobling the mind and spirit of its readers. It is a book that will challenge you, motivate you, and help you find your way in the midst of chaos.