All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten

All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten


Twenty-five years in the past, Robert Fulghum released an easy credo—a credo that turned the extraordinary number 1 New York Times bestseller All i actually want to know I realized in Kindergarten. Now, seven million copies later, Fulghum returns to the ebook that used to be embraced round the area. He has written a brand new preface and twenty-five essays, which upload much more efficiency to a standard, although no much less suitable, piece of knowledge: that the main simple features of lifestyles endure its most vital possibilities.

the following Fulghum engages us with musings on lifestyles, dying, love, soreness, pleasure, sorrow, and the simplest chicken-fried steak within the continental U.S.A. The little seed within the Styrofoam cup deals a reminder approximately our personal mortality and the fragile nature of existence . . . a spider who catches (and loses) a full-grown girl in its net one high-quality morning teaches us approximately surviving disaster . . . the affection tale of Jean-Francois Pilatre and his scorching air balloon reminds us to be courageous and unafraid to “fly” . . . existence classes hidden within the laundry pile . . . magical traits present in a field of crayons . . . hide-and-seek vs. sardines—and how those video games relate to the character of God. All i actually want to know I discovered in Kindergarten is brimming with the very stuff of lifestyles and the importance came upon within the smallest info.

within the years that experience handed because the first ebook of this e-book that touched such a lot of with its basic, profound knowledge, Robert Fulghum has had it slow to consider, to reevaluate, and to reassess. And listed here are these clean techniques on vintage issues, correct along the fantastic new essays.

probably in today’s chaotic, more difficult international, those essays on existence will resonate even deeper—as readers detect how common insights are available in usual occasions.

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