Category: Human Nature

You could call it “psychology” but I prefer the term human nature. Psychology brings to mind people in white lab coats doing endless research and experiments, constantly analyzing, and bearing little fruit that reaches the masses of mankind. Human nature is what the Founders understood and it is why they wrote the Constitution the way they did. If our President understands human nature better, he will be inclined to be more of one mind with the Founders and continue the work they began, rather than divert from it.

  1. The Odyssey by Homer

    Overview (from Wikipedia) The Odyssey (Greek: Ὀδύσσεια, Odysseia) is one of two major ancient Greek epic poems attributed to Homer. It is, in part, a sequel to the Iliad, the other work traditionally ascribed to Homer. The poem is fundamental … Continue reading

  2. The Illiad by Homer

    Overview (from Wikipedia) The Iliad (sometimes referred to as the Song of Ilion or Song of Ilium) is an epic poem in dactylic hexameters, traditionally attributed to Homer. Set during the Trojan War, the ten-year siege of the city of … Continue reading

  3. The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand

    General Description The Fountainhead has become an enduring piece of literature, more popular now than when published in 1943. On the surface, it is a story of one man, Howard Roark, and his struggles as an architect in the face … Continue reading

  4. Animal Farm by George Orwell

    General Description (from Amazon.com) Since its publication in 1946, George Orwell’s fable of a workers’ revolution gone wrong has rivaled Hemingway’s The Old Man and the Sea as the Shortest Serious Novel It’s OK to Write a Book Report About. … Continue reading

  5. Love and Logic Magic for Early Childhood by Jim Fay and Charles Fay

    General Description (from Amazon.com) This book is the tool parents of little ones have been waiting for. America’s Parenting Experts® Jim Fay and Charles Fay, Ph.D., help you start your child off on the right foot. The tools in Love … Continue reading

  6. Parenting With Love and Logic by Foster Cline and Jim Fay

    General Description Psychiatrist Cline and educator Fay’s “Love and Logic” parenting method advocates raising responsible children through practice. “Helicopter” parents hover around their children while “drill sergeant” parents give orders to theirs, they claim. Neither of these styles permits children … Continue reading

  7. The Genius In All of Us by David Shenk

    Reviews “An inspiring and liberating book. It’s a powerful antidote to the genetic determinism rampant in the Age of the Genome, and an instructive guide, grounded in science, to living a more enriching life.” –STEVEN JOHNSON, author of The Invention of … Continue reading