There Are So Many Ways We Get the Pursuit of Happiness Wrong

If you ever want to figure out why you can’t find happiness, read or listen to The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck by Mark Manson.  Manson doesn’t mince words in this book, and the language might be off-putting to some, but I don’t think he gives a… you know.  I was listening to the book this morning on the way to work when I heard the clips referenced below.  This isn’t the first time that Manson’s perspective has led me to be reflective and take a hard look at my life.  However, these few minutes of the audiobook really moved me – so much that I wanted to share them with whomever reads this blog and my Twitter feed.

The Audible website describes this book as “A much-needed grab-you-by-the-shoulders-and-look-you-in-the-eye moment of real talk, filled with entertaining stories and profane, ruthless humor, The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck is a refreshing slap for a generation to help them lead contented, grounded lives.”  Amen.