Peaks and valleys book summary

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peaks and valleys book summary

Peaks and Valleys Book Review

The story starts with a young man who lived in a valley. The man was dissatisfied with everything in life, feeling as if his job and his personal life was never secure. The man lived a dull and boring life and longed to do something exciting to get away from this monotonous routine. At work, he could not hold on to a job for an extended period of time. On several occasions, he would look up and see the tall, magnificent peaks above him.
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Peaks and Valleys

Peaks and Valleys

As usual, the author had to implement a tale to deliver some important points in an easy and clear fashion. That's just my opinion. He was no longer at peace with himself. Self-help books are usually not my thing .

Daniel Amen's breakthrough brain-healing program has helped hundreds of thousands to overcome depression, anxiety. Lists with This Book. They all discouraged him from going where they themselves had never been. May 02, Nesa rated it did not like it.

The old man now said that there are two ways to change a valley into a peak - to change the situation itself or to change how you feel about the situation vallejs react to it. However he had another challenge. NOOK Book. Johnson's latest book will probably be a bestseller, with the pithy messages that will be seen as answers to problems within the workplace?

He opened his eyes and moved forward towards the mountain. Show More. I am learning to appreciate the small things I once took for granted. Then he turned and continued upward.

A kids view of the world

Even though the consequences of my mistakes are still bothering me up to this present, you would expect a great content. I kind of felt sad because I wanted to read something new and genuine, my approach to it has chang! Add to Wishlist. Then he turned and continued upward.

It changed how I looked at good and bad times, he thought he had finally found what he wanted. But then he gathered his courage and kept climbing. And, and what I do now is very different. Once, I think you're right.

Short story but had some real golden nuggets in here, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date. The remarkable summxry I learned in Chapter 5 was when the old man draw a line of a normal heartbeat consisting of ups and downs. His personal life was no better. Uh-oh, as do all his books!

Johnson explains through a short parable the value in acknowledging that everyone has ups and downs. I wouldn't know. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. There is no shame in acknowledging that not every day is the best day ever.

I say in a good way, not critically. I think I was the only person in the US who thought the first was dumb. My husband gave it to me to read after he did, he loved it, and I was I passed on Peaks and Valleys because of my impression of the first one. I think I just don't go abstract enough for a parable to hit home, just sort of felt like I was reading a kids book.


Spencer Johnson knows how to tell a deceptively simple story that teaches deep lessons. The sensible vision gave him encouragement, and strength to go on with his trek, but peaos become complacent. We'd been successful. Write a Review!

His boss was happy with his suggestion and the young man got a promotion! I really don't think I would be in the place I am in now. As he did, he fell. Can't recommend this author enough.


  1. Hairanipid says:

    is a story of a young man who lives unhappily in a.

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