Curiosity is the instinct that prompts us to act, so a book about curiosity should tell us how to act. This is the first to do so with its 12 rules for life.
Few books stand the test of time. George Gilder’s “Sexual Suicide” is one of them.
If you want to become much better at what you do—whatever it is—the next thing you should do is accept that sales is a big part of it.
There are many reasons we hate self-help books. One of the biggest is they’re constantly telling you that if you would just do this one, crucial thing, well, that would just change your whole life. But “the slight edge” is different.