A Woodland Bookshop: The Ten Golden Rules: Ancient Wisdom from the Greek Philosophers on Living the Good Life - 'Living the good life doesn't require a lot of money or even any faith. The Ten Golden Rules condenses the wisdom of the ancient Greeks into 10 memorable and easy-to-understand rules that, if lived by, can enable modern readers to have rich, meaningful lives. Each chapter examines a rule: 1. Examine life 2. Worry only about those things under your control 3. Treasure friendship 4. Experience true pleasure 5. Master yourself 6. Avoid excess 7. Be a responsible human being 8. Don't be a prosperous fool 9. Don't do evil to others 10. Kindness to others tends to be rewarded All chapters begin with a quote from one of the great Greek philosophers who inspired the rule, followed by a story or explanation of the rule and its importance in life, and end with teaching points on which to meditate and reflect.'