How did the author know that about me... #Book #Quote

Alain de Botton - 1 kind of good book should leave you asking: How did the author know that about me?

This is the back of a book called "Religion for Atheists" which sounds wrong. However all the text in this image is spot on.

Penguin Books UK on

Manifesto for Atheists, Ten virtues for the modern age by Alain de Botton

'The Course of Love', Alain De Botton. Reviewed in The Guardian: www.theguardian.com/books/2016/apr/28/the-course-of-love-alain-de-botton-review

Twenty years after his bestselling debut Essays in Love, internationally acclaimed author Alain de Botton returns to fiction with a brilliant new novel about modern relationships What does it mean to live happily ever after?

"People only get really interesting when they start to rattle the bars of their cages." ~Alain de Bottom ..*

People only really get interesting when they start to rattle the bars of their cages // Alain De Botton.

How Proust Can Change Your Life -Alain De Botton. This book itself did change my life...

21 Books That Will Teach You Something Important

How Proust Can Change Your Life // Alain De Botton [philosophy, Marcel Proust, In Search of Lost Time]

Design by Linda Huang,  suggests the act of getting to love someone is scratching beneath the surface - rough edges because its not always so perfect

Design by Linda Huang, suggests the act of getting to love someone is scratching beneath the surface - rough edges because its not always so perfect

Alain de Botton's The Art of Travel

The Architecture of Happiness - Alain de Botton

Alain de Botton - “I find a welcome interest in the problems of everyday life. I find a humanity and a devotion to using thought to alleviate suffering.”

Alain de Botton - b. 1969 - Swiss-born writer, philosopher, and television presenter who currently lives in the United Kingdom.

This is a beautiful reflection on the ideas that float through your mind before and after travel.

Alain de Botton - from The Art of Travel, 'On Travelling Places'

Art as Therapy: Alain de Botton on the 7 Psychological Functions of Art | Brain Pickings

Art as Therapy: Alain de Botton on the 7 Psychological Functions of Art

On my reading list.

Religion for Atheists: A Non-believer’s Guide to the Uses of Religion Alain De Botton Writer and philosopher Alain de Botton on what education and the arts can learn from faith and how to glean.

Alain de Botton

Philosopher Alain de Botton, author of The Course of Love, discusses the ideology of Romanticism.

"Alain de Botton combines two unlikely genres in the unexpectedly practical How Proust Can Change Your Life."

"Alain de Botton combines two unlikely genres in the unexpectedly practical How Proust Can Change Your Life.

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