Book Review: The Art of War – Sun Tzu

“The supreme act of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting” – Sun Tzu. Rating Fascinating book, more like a guide to perfection of war. War has been and still is the result of every conflict of humanity. It is quite amazing how advanced and way ahead of his time Sun Tzu was! ToContinue reading “Book Review: The Art of War – Sun Tzu”

Book Review: 1984 – George Orwell

George Orwell, perhaps one of the most influential English novelists of the 20th century, was a heavy opponent of totalitarian regimes, especially after what had happened in Nazi Germany and Communist Russia. Rating He depicts what a world could possibly look like under an authoritarian regime in his dystopian novel 1984, coining neologisms such asContinue reading “Book Review: 1984 – George Orwell”

Book Review: Tao Te Ching – Lao Tzu

The Tao Te Ching is the fundamental book for the philosophy of Taoism, attributed to the Chinese philosopher Lao Tzu, who was said to be a contemporary of Confucius during the 5th or 6th century BC. Rating All his life, Lao Tzu taught that “The Tao that can be told is not the eternal Tao”,Continue reading “Book Review: Tao Te Ching – Lao Tzu”

Book Review: Thus Spoke Zarathustra – Friedrich Nietzsche

It is no wonder that Thus Spoke Zarathustra was Nietzsche’s favorite of his creations, it is also one of my all time favourites. There’s so much we can learn today from this book. Rating It presents the journey of Persian prophet Zarathustra, who was in solitude in the mountains for a decade and has grownContinue reading “Book Review: Thus Spoke Zarathustra – Friedrich Nietzsche”