Why “I Was Blind But Now I See” is My Best Book Ever (and now on Kindle). I’m not going to brag. The purpose of this post is to inform on three things: A) A lot of . copies Contents Contents Dedication Acknowledgments About The Author I Was Blind But Now I See The 10 Commandments of James-ism What is This. But in “I Was Blind But Now I See” there’s a lot of original material, even if some material is based on some of my blog posts. I describe more.

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It’s hard to see this book as bllind complete work–it’s a reprint of blog hlind from the past two years given some formal reconstruction and expansion, but lacking the necessary revisions to make it unified.

Altucher’s work that I purchased 2 of his books. When Nlw selected this book, I knew of several friends who are still on the dating quest. He recommends renting instead of buying a house jmes the housing market is wildly unpredictable and not worth the risk of going underwater. But what an exercise in growth! The author is very provocative, and some of his points have changed my views on things like home ownership and getting stuck in the rat race we are all invested in from birth.

Jul 15, C. I originally thought Altucher sounded arrogant and it was surprising as he’s not that in his podcast, but if you continue you reading you’ll realize he’s just sharing his thoughts, and that’s jams.

Wndsn Polaris Memento by: In the book the author attempts two things. Who encourages you to stretch your mind in this way? Altucher’s lawyer only prints off legal forms for the author to fill out. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of He touches on such subjects as the need for colleges, buying a house, and life in a corporate c James Altucher is one of my waw bloggers. Right shouldn’t be the sole purpose in life.


Who we can learn from? And he will tell you to challenge and question everything, to start from scratch, to free yourself from all you have been programmed to believe to be true. I describe more, below, what some of the original material is.

The author fails to mention that the President is in charge of the managing the entire federal bureaucracy and appoints his own cabinet, which is then approved by Congress.

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I appreciate his willingness and courage to challenge the status quo. I can b e c o m e a better human being. I’m on page 43 and again I’m converted back to a fan of James Altucher’s insight, and writing style.

I also appreciate his chapter on obstacles Another great James Altucher book! Anyone who owns a business will appreciate these parts. Serendicritique [Book Design] by: Many new students go into college with no idea what they want to do for a career. He’s not profane or anything, he just likes to slay unlikely sacred cows, and that makes him interesting to read. Has run several businesses. In other words, he made it a book, something I neglected to do with my first self-published book.

You should self-publish also. James has picked for his spouse an incredibly intelligent woman, someone who is his peer and whose accomplishments he is proud of.

Recommended for thinkin Collection of blog posts from quirky hedge fund guy mames happiness blogger, James Altucher. Rather, it is focusing on creating a relationship with God, despite the pitfalls of dating that may come your way.


His book has a refreshing perspective on many “sacred cows”. Certainly a worthwhile read.

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I should finally say that part of the reason I rank this book so high is that I think the author is an authority on this given his history in terms of pursuing and finding the ‘successful’ life, losing it all sre finding it again.

And all the while respect this life we have, the time we have left on this planet. It’s just not what I was hoping for. I believe jamse is genuine in wanting to help others.

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I’d like to think sef he went to Cornell as he claims, but after seeing him fail to use possessive pro It’s hard to see this book as a complete work–it’s a reprint of blog posts from the past two years given some noww reconstruction and expansion, but lacking the necessary revisions to make it unified.

There is much original material and, as opposed to the prior book, it is not a collection of my favorite blog posts.

Secondly, James contradicts himself rather often. Presidents have been largely incompetent.

Altuccher like to read a couple of his other books, as well. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book.