– Jordan B. Peterson
What are the most valuable things that everyone should know? In his book, 12 Rules for Life, the acclaimed clinical psychologist Jordan B. Peterson convey a wide canvas and discusses discipline, freedom and responsibility – distilled to 12 practical and profound rules for living a meaningful life. The book has influenced the modern understanding of personality, and Peterson has now become one of the world’s most popular public thinkers.
An excerpt from the book:
“Happiness is a pointless goal. Instead we must search for meaning, not for its own sake, but as a defence against the suffering that is intrinsic to our existence.”
In an era of unprecedented change and polarizing politics, Peterson’s frank and refreshing message about the value of individual responsibility and ancient wisdom has resonated around the world. 12 Rules for Life provide the reader with topics ranging from the Bible to the nervous system of a lobster to romantic relationships to mythology. A profound and practical read on how to live a meaningful life.