The Power of Kindness: The Unexpected Benefits of Leading a Compassionate Life. Piero Ferrucci, Author, Vivien Reid Ferrucci, Translator, trans. from the. The Power of Kindness The Unexpected Benefits of Leading a Compassionate Piero Ferrucci is a psychotherapist and philosopher who was a student and. 4 Oct The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Power of Kindness: The Unexpected a Compassionate Life–Tenth Anniversary Edition by Piero Ferrucci at.

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The drive for profit overrides the heart. Beauty and the Soul: I will say, this book has a kind of redundancy to it, that could make even the most committed and loyal readers put it down after, say, ch This reminded me of Dale Carnegie’s How to Win Friends and Influence People.

Being kind is taking a stand. Ferrucci made solid points. Highly and enthusiastically recommended to all.

Piero Ferrucci wrote this book in hopes to make people understand how important it is to be kind. Review quote “A book after my own heart! Highly and enthusiastically recommended thhe all. Really powerful book on living a life worth loving.

Quotes from The Power of Kind Thankfully it avoids the schmaltz of template self improvers. The Path Between Us: Piero Ferrucci, a former student of and collaborator with transpersonal psychologist Roberto Assagioli, is a staff member of the Psychosynthesis Institute of Florence, Italy, and the International Federation of Medical Psychotherapy. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Zen and the Art of Happiness. The new edition includes a preface by the Dalai Lama, a new introduction by the pierro, and a chapter on an additional quality, harmlessness, and its relationship to kindness.


Here is one of them:. Comments are moderated and will not appear until approved by the author. I feel good I’m on the right track but still have work to do especially with patience. Honesty, forgiveness, trust and humility are among the qualities that make up kindness. It was definitely a worthwhile listen with lots of great information about the power of kindness.

The author does not incorporate any sort of religious views, so there were some empty spots that I had to fill in myself. Nor can we remain too rigid to ask forgiveness. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Ikndness. Just be a little kinder. Studies show that optimists are happier, healthier, and more successful than others. His reasons for doing so aren’t solely altruistic. The book I am not a big fan of the Self help genre but this book is quite cute.

Then try exchanging a few words with the taxi driver, making eye contact with the salesperson, striking up a conversation with someone on the train.

Furthermore, he has plenty of background knowledge and facts from research because he is a psychotherapist. Name is required to post a comment. The only downside is that once you put the book down, you’re back in the real world, and your perfect way of seeing things goes up in smoke with the first angry person you meet, and the first angry thought you experience. If you are on heavy sedatives, Vicodin would be a good choice, or plagued by nightmares and take a sleeping narcotic, this might make for a decent audiobook.


The image of primitive humans fighting for survival through violence and bullying is misleading. It’s so easy pero understand and apply to daily life. More By and About This Author. I found many gems amidst all of the fluff and anecdotes. A warm and well read audible book reviewing and reaffirming the poder rewards for living a life of kindness.

The Power of Kindness

Ferrucci reveals that the kindest people are the most likely to thrive, to poweg others to thrive, and to slowly but steadily turn our world away from violence, self-centeredness, and narcissism- and toward love. Every human knows how to be kind, but this book allows readers to understand kindenss to live kindly, to have kindness a part of our natures.

It’s the readers fdrrucci to make it relevant. Looking for More Great Reads? Evil must be faced. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

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