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The paradoxical commandments

finding personal meaning in a crazy world

by Kent M. Keith

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Inner Ocean Pub. in Makawao, Maui, HI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conduct of life.,
  • Altruism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKent M. Keith.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1581.2 .K39 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 91 p. ; 20 cm.
    Number of Pages91
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3582822M
    ISBN 101930722052
    LC Control Number2002279952

      The paradoxical commandments by Kent M. Keith, , Inner Ocean Pub. edition, in EnglishPages: Anyway: The Paradoxical Commandments: Finding Personal Meaning in aCrazy World - eBook () by Kent M. Keith Hear about sales, receive special offers & Format: Ebook.

    The Paradoxical Commandments are some simple commandments that combine to make an excellent philosophy for living. The author teaches the joys and virtues of doing good things for the sake of doing them, without expecting yourself to be advanced or bettered in any way, and doing them even when it puts you at risk of becoming vulnerable or gaining false friends and true enemies.5/5(5). In Part 1 Dr. Keith provides background on what was happening in the sixties that caused him to write the Paradoxical Commandments as part of a book for stud.

    "The Paradoxical Commandments" were written by Kent M. Keith in as part of a booklet for student leaders. _____ See Also: Book Review: Mother Teresa: Missionary of Charity; Book Review: Mother Teresa: Missionary of Charity; Roman Catholic Related Pages. This selection, entitled, The Paradoxical Commandments, was written by Kent M. Keith in when he was a 19 year old Harvard Student. Since then, it has been quoted by millions and even mistakenly attributed to Mother Teresa who had a version hung as a poem on a wall in her Children's Home in Calcutta. The text contains 10 commandments. The theme and the paradox is to persevere in doing /5.


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