The Wisdom of Insecurity by Alan Watts

The Wisdom of Insecurity

Alan Watts

160 pages first pub 1951 (editions)

nonfiction philosophy informative reflective slow-paced


"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 ord...

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reflective 91%
informative 51%
inspiring 51%
challenging 43%
hopeful 17%
relaxing 8%
mysterious 5%
emotional 3%
funny 3%
lighthearted 3%
adventurous 2%
dark 1%


slow 44%
medium 38%
fast 16%

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