Yes. It gets beneath the surface and uncovers destructive emotions that will eventually derail us if not dealt with.
How anger says: "You owe me." Greed says: "I owe me," Jealousy says: "God owe me." Guilt says: "I owe you."
Lloyd James read the book well.
Yes, how some of the poison in my heart was exposed! Now I am taking steps to clear up the poison so it does not effect most important relationships in my life.
Probably Bilbo, but others like Bomber the fat dwarf, very likable.
Good voices - read well.
How a Hobbit overcomes fear for a great adventure.
Yes. People often have a romantic idea of how people became super successful. Gladwell shows why this is not the whole picture. Through exhaustive research the reasons why people have succeeded are shown.
How the Beatles succeeded by putting in 10,000 hours in Germany. How a Jewish immigrant lawyer succeeded because of his background that seemed to be disadvantageous.
I found myself saying "wow" several times.
Thorough, Relavant, Fresh
The description of the girl following an invisible thread leading her on a scarry journey. I powerful picture of what it is like following the king. We don't know where he is leading us, but we know it will get us home.
I listened to the book in parts. There was much rich content to pause and chew on.
When I gave the hard copy of this book to a deep-thinking teacher, he was very encouraged. He said he wanted to read it again to get more out of it.
I would recommend this book to a friend. It is easy to understand but comprehensive and helpful.
It's a story that is enjoyable with lots of take-aways.
Tim's wife breaking the china to get his attention.
Most marry for one of three reasons: 1. Physical attraction, 2. Money / financial stability, 3. Social status - two of these can quicly change. The first will certainly change for the worse. HOWEVER, if you marry a spiritual friend - your relationship will have longevity and true satisfaction in the deepest sence.
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