Bertrand Russell describes the purpose of this book as the putting together of some remarks on the state of happiness which are inspired by common sense, rather than any profound philosophy or deep erudition. It is based on the belief that many people who are unhappy could become happy by well-directed effort.
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'He writes what he calls common sense, but is in fact uncommon wisdom.' - The ObserverAbout the Author:
Bertrand Russell (1872-1970). A celebrated mathematician and logician, Russell was and remains one of the most genuinely widely read and popular philosophers of modern times.
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Book Description Routledge, 1975. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 41710045