“I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.” (Groucho Marx)
Yuletide season is upon us, a good time to catch up on reading; one of Plukrijp’s favourite helmsmen presents his favourite books.
Stewart Brand’s Reading List: 76 Books to Sustain and Rebuild Humanity
Desire leads to dissatisfaction, dissatisfaction leads to more desire and this continuous loop leads to suffering. The solution is to truly let go of desire. Instead, learn how to be grateful for what you have and trust that this is the way to inner peace (Miyamoto Musashi)
Biggest drivers of biodiversity loss are overexploitation and agriculture – not climate change