What keeps so many of us from doing what we long to do? Why is there a naysayer within? How can we avoid the roadblocks of any creative endeavor—be it starting up a dream business venture, writing a novel, or painting a masterpiece? The War of Art identifies the enemy that every one of us must face, outlines a battle plan to conquer this internal foe, then pinpoints just how to achieve the greatest success.
" The War of Art is useful and informative and can be read pretty quickly by someone interested in creative resistance and how to overcome it. " - The Simple Dollar
"After finishing the book, I had a very productive work day and found myself cheering victory over the Resistance." - Return Customer
Winning from Within combines insights from Western psychology and Eastern philosophy with practical applications from real business situations and everyday life. Fox shows that the ability to achieve mastery over how we interact with each other comes from within, from the center where desires, thoughts, feelings, and impulses to take action
A bold new approach to performance by one of the top coaches in the country. In trying to improve-on the playing field, in the office, or even at home-most people seek out new information to get to the next level. They read a book, attend a class, or hire an
Guided by the belief that good is the opposite of bad, mankind has for centuries pursued its fixation with fault and failing. Doctors have studied disease in order to learn about health. Psychologists have investigated sadness in order to learn about joy. Therapists have looked into the causes of divorce in
Creative work is not a selfish act or a bid for attention on the part of the actor. It's a gift to the world and every being in it. Don't cheat us of your contribution. Give us what you've got.
Most of us have two lives. The life we live, and the unlived life within us. Between the two stands Resistance.
Procrastination, trouble, self-medication, victimhood, unhappiness, self-doubt, and fear are all indicative of Resistance.
Resistance is the most toxic force on the planet. It is the root of more unhappiness than poverty and disease.
Don’t expect that giftedness can be developed without problems; it often requires a great deal of parental time, devotion, and effort.
Praise and encourage your child for trying to be outstanding in a special area, for succeeding, and for risking failure and sometimes experiencing it.