What Has Life Taught You?: 10 Eternal Questions Answered by 40 Exceptional People
A unique concept: 40 extraordinary people give answersto 10 searching questions about their beliefs. In our current ageof uncertainty and turmoil, this is a book to give insight forlife's journey and to encourage readers to confront the samequestions themselves."My suggestion or advice is very simple; that is, to have asincere heart." - The Dalai LamaWhat Has Life Taught You? features the answers given by 40outstanding people to 10 profound questions about life, the mindand the spirit. Author Zoë Sallis has a passion for stirring updebate on philosophical and ethical questions and journeyed allover the globe to ask well-known figures of widely varying beliefsthe same 10 questions.Interviewees include:Nelson MandelaHis Holiness the Dalai LamaNeale Donald WalschAnjelica HustonJack NicholsonSophia LorenTeale SwanRichard DawkinsDavid LynchGore VidalAnd more...The questions range from "What is your concept of God?" and "Doyou think this life is all there is, or do you believe in anafterlife?" to "What has life taught you so far?" and "How do youfind peace within yourself?"Socrates thought the unexamined life was not worth living, andperhaps that is why he roamed the streets of Athens accostingpeople and asking them their thoughts and beliefs. By sharing thewisdom of these truly inspiring people, the book hopes to provokedebate and encourage readers to examine what they have learned ontheir life journey so far and share their own insights withothers.