Life's Little Instruction Book 511 Suggestions Observations and Reminders on How to Live a Happy and Rewarding Life

Life's Little Instruction Book 511 Suggestions Observations and Reminders on How to Live a Happy and Rewarding Life[PDF] ✪ Life's Little Instruction Book 511 Suggestions Observations and Reminders on How to Live a Happy and Rewarding Life Author H. Jackson Brown Jr. – Oaklandjobs.co.uk A few years ago Jack Brown jotted down a list of fatherly advice for his son as Adam left home to begin a new life as a college freshman That list became Life's Little Instruction Book the phenomenal A few years ago Jack Brown Instruction Book PDF ↠ jotted down a list of fatherly advice for his son as Adam left home to begin a new life as a college freshman That list became Life's Little Instruction Book the phenomenal guide that has sold than five million copies Now Brown offers a second list and Adam says It's useful than the first one. My folks gave this book to me on St Patricks Day 1992 I have since read it They made some notes throughout which made it extra special My Dad even added a few at the end 512 Always date letters papers and documents still do this and kick myself when I don't 513 Wear sweaters instead of lighting fires 514 Be Happy 515 Be Swedish from the full blood Swede Dad added a uote as well from Ray Bradbury If we listened to our intellect we would never have a love affair We'd never have a friendship We'd never go into business because we'd be cynical Well that's nonsense You've got to jump off cliffs all the time build your wings on the way down My Mom noted her Dad's motto was 181 Wear out don't rust out Makes me think of what we have that we don't use Been trying to pass on things that I am not using so someone else can have the pleasure of using it Just this weekend received a hymnal from someone who thought I would have use of it than her This book began as a gift to the author's son Glad he shared it with the rest of the world A lot of common sense instructions just full of little gems many of which I use Discovered a copy in a a used book store years ago funny enough just repeating myself but I've implemented many of it messages and even added a few of my own mainly what it does for me it just keeps you surprised and reminds you about whole pile off stuff that you can control versus the mistake of worrying to much about stuff you can't It makes you focus on whats really important and be the very best you can be anywho keeps me happy and definitely rocks my boat This is the kind of book that you have to read every once in a while to keep reminding ourselves that it's all about the little things Some advice is better than others but still an overall worthwhile read Commit yourself to a mighty purposeThe author wrote this book for his son as a life guide he convyed his own experience through these uick advices and precious wisdomIt is a very helpful book for young people and adults as well I noticed some inappropriate tips for us but it still be a good one overall This is one of those books that is simple not at all difficult to read yet it has a lot of meaning behind it This little booklet reminds us that it really is about the little things in life such as being courteous to everyone and learning to be positiveenthusiastic are what matter most Sometimes we need a reminder about what it means to live a good life If this is you try some of the suggestions offered in this book I was afraid I'd read the book too fast so after a couple of days I limited myself to no than 25 suggestions per day I usually do all of my reading on the machines at the gym One suggestion was to be first to say hi to a person That very day within minutes of reading that suggestion a man got on the machine next to me and I immediately said hi and started laughing I told him about the book We talked and now I have a new friend at the gymThere were a couple of suggestions that I'm not interested in doing I don't want to take a photography classAll in all it was a good book and now I need to go do the last suggestion in the book I'm going to call my mom What a great bookIt has like the most touching tips for living lifeEveryone should read it This was one of the best advice ever given and it was a nice homey book to keep us teens grounded while we separate from our parents as we go away for college This book is 511 suggestions observations and reminders on how to live a happy and rewarding life H Jackson Brown with extremely thought out how he would approach the writing of this book and entertain our readingThe is the introduction he wrote for the book in starting for the book for his sonThis book began as a gift to my son Adam As he packed his stereo typewriter blue blazer and other necessities for his new life as a college freshman I retreated to the family room to jot down a few observations and words of counsel I thought he might find usefulI read years ago that it was not the responsibility of parents to pave the road for their children but to provide a road map That's how I hoped he would use these mind and heart reflections I started writing and what I thought would take a few hours in fact took several days I gathered my collection of handwritten notes typed them up and put them in a dime store binder I walked to the garage and slid it under the front seat of the station wagon A few days later his mother and I helped him move into his dorm room When he was all settled in I asked him to come to the parking lot It was time for the presentation I reached under the car seat and words to the effect that this is what I knew about living a happy and rewarding life handed him the bound pages He hugged me and shook my hand It was a very special momentWell somehow those typewritten pages became the little book you are now holding You may not agree with all the entries and from your own life experience I'm sure you could add hundreds Obviously some are important than others and from your own experience I'm sure you could add hundreds Obviously some are important than others but all have added a degree of joy meaning and efficiency to my lifeA few days after I had given Adam his copy he called me from his dorm room Dad he said I've been reading the instruction book and I think it's one of the best gifts I've ever received I'm going to add to it and someday give it to my sonEvery once in a while life hands you a moment so precious so overwhelming you almost glow I know I had just experienced one from H Jackson Brown AuthorI love this book It has fun 511 different items suggestions reminders and How to Live a Happy and Rewarding Life Enjoyed reading the individual items They are really uite interesting

Life's Little Instruction Book 511 Suggestions
  • Paperback
  • 208 pages
  • Life's Little Instruction Book 511 Suggestions Observations and Reminders on How to Live a Happy and Rewarding Life
  • H. Jackson Brown Jr.
  • English
  • 10 May 2016
  • 9780007145171