The Wisdom Of Insecurity: A Message For An Age Of Anxiety

byAlan WattsIntroduction byDeepak Chopra

February 8, 2011|
The Wisdom Of Insecurity: A Message For An Age Of Anxiety by Alan Watts
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"The perfect guide for a course correction in life, away from materialism and its empty promise" (Deepak Chopra), The Wisdom of Insecurity shows us how—in an age of unprecedented anxiety—we must embrace the present and live fully in the now in order to live a fulfilling life.

Spending all our time trying to anticipate and plan for the future and to lamenting the past, we forget to embrace the here and now. We are so concerned with tomorrow that we forget to enjoy today. Drawing from Eastern philosophy and religion, Alan Watts shows that it is only by acknowledging what we do not—and cannot—know that we can learn anything truly worth knowing.

“Perhaps the foremost interpreter of Eastern disciplines for the contemporary West, Watts had the rare gift of ‘writing beautifully the unwritable.’”
Los Angeles Times

Alan W. Watts, who held both a master’s degree in theology and a doctorate of divinity, is best remembered as an interpreter of Zen Buddhism in particular, and of Indian and Chinese philosophy in general. Standing apart, however, from sectarian membership, he has earned the reputation of being one of the most original and “...
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Title:The Wisdom Of Insecurity: A Message For An Age Of Anxiety
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:160 pages, 7.94 X 5.19 X 0.49 in
Shipping dimensions:160 pages, 7.94 X 5.19 X 0.49 in
Published:February 8, 2011
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780307741202

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