The Second Mountain: The Quest for a Moral Life by David Brooks

The Second Mountain: The Quest for a Moral Life

David Brooks

384 pages first pub 2019 (editions)

nonfiction philosophy psychology self help informative inspiring reflective slow-paced


#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - Everybody tells you to live for a cause larger than yourself, but how exactly do you do it? The author of The Road to Character explores what it takes to lead a meaningful life in a self-centered world. "Deeply movin...

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