The Most Good You Can Do

Author: Peter Singer
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300182414
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Effective altruism is built upon the simple but profoundly unsettling idea that living a fully ethical life involves doing the "most good you can do.

The Ethics Of Patriotism

Author: John Kleinig
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 111832806X
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about where you personally can do the most good, you may find that your efforts
would be most efficiently put toward your local community, your city or state
government, an international professional organization, or an international
charity, to give just a few examples. And there are surely many aspects of the
moral performance of your own country about which you know very little and to
which you are unable to make any difference. If you make a commitment to those
things on whose ...

Confessions Of A Barbarian

Author: Edward Abbey
Publisher: Big Earth Publishing
ISBN: 9781555662875
Size: 33.21 MB
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good writing is ever easy. Shortcuts suggest some easy way to write well, and I
don't think there is any easy way to write well, to write good, unless you're some
sort of rare genius. I don't know of any good writer, of any great writer, who didn't
write with great effort. I've heard that ... You just have to do the best you can, and
doing the best you can is hard. It's hard ... The tragedy is that most of us live our
whole lives that way, without ever really learning what we're capable of. If you're ...

Freeman

Author: Leonard Pitts, Jr.
Publisher: Agate Publishing
ISBN: 1572846992
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... damned ifI'm going to let some skinny strumpet talk to me like...like...” He
paused in confusion, looking down to discover what it was that was pressing into
his left testicle. Prudence had produced a derringer and was holding the barrel
against him. Marcus Aurelius Logan looked up, forcing a smile. “You really think
you can hurt me with that toy gun, honey?” Prudence gave him another sweet
smile. “It is small,” she admitted, “but I believe it is positioned where it can do the
most good.

7 Things He Ll Never Tell You

Author: Kevin Leman
Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 9781414327921
Size: 39.95 MB
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He'll ignore you completely. In fact, he won't come out of that shell until you go
away! YOUR SUCCESS OR FAILURE IN MARRIAGE DEPENDS ON HOW
GOOD YOU ARE AT KNOWING YOUR SPOUSE'S NEEDS AND MEETING
THEM. ... Do you think I'm stupid? Asking why is an immediate turnoff for a guy.
Instead, the best thing you can do is to depress that “have to know” instinct.
Simply listen, nod, show concern, and touch his arm in empathy or sympathy as
he tells you what ...

Kangaroo Care

Author: Susan Ludington-Hoe
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: 030781338X
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It explains: • Why Kangaroo Care enhances your baby’s development • How to use the technique even if your infant requires a ventilator or an incubator • How to understand your baby’s signals of distress or comfort—and how to ...

Being The Best You Can Be

Author: Ian Hunt
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 1780631510
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It draws upon the sources that inspire and uplift you and tie you to the timeless
truths of all humanity. By reading and/or by meditation you can feel renewed,
strengthened, centred and recommitted to serve and deliver to everyone around
you. Immersion in great literature or music can provide a similar renewal of the
spirit for some. There are others who find it in their way to communicate with
nature. When you are able to leave the noise of the city behind, and give yourself
up to the ...

The Harpsichord Owner S Guide

Author: Edward L. Kottick
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469610604
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If it beats slowly or not at all, this is a good indication that your f-a third was tuned
inside rather than outside pure. You could go back and start ... If you have done a
perfect job you can place that b between the e above and the f-sharp below in
such a way that each interval has exactly the same quality, that the b will make a
good third above g, and a usable third to d-sharp. If you have not achieved that
level of perfection, put the b where it will do the most good. You may also find that
you ...

The Light That Never Dies

Author: William D. Hendricks
Publisher: Moody Publishers
ISBN: 9781575676739
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for volunteers to teach Sunday school? And haven't you heard someone diminish
someting's significance by joking, “What do think this is, a Sunday school picnic?”
I detest that attitutde! Given my background, you can see why. I believe that
Sunday schools have a real serious job to do: They exist to prepare boys and
girls for battle. The battle for good, and against evil. Oh, I'll be the first to admit that
Sunday school is a rather odd way to prepare someone for battle. I mean, think
about it: ...

The Informed Investor

Author: Frank Armstrong, III
Publisher: AMACOM Div American Mgmt Assn
ISBN: 9780814472507
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While a $1 million portfolio might have twenty or more funds, you can do a
reasonable job with just three or four index funds. For example, index funds such
as the Vanguard S&P 500, Small Cap, and Total International would be a good
start. As your portfolio grows, you ... accept as little as $25. If you are making
ongoing contributions to your investment plan, consider tilting your purchases to
the most thoroughly beaten-up markets as you go along (after you have built up a
good core).