Error title
Some error text about your books and stuff.
Close

Original Self

by MOORE

  • ISBN: 9780060195427
  • ISBN10: 0060195428

Original Self

by MOORE

  • List Price: $22.00
  • Publisher: 28,
  • Publish date: 12/01/1999
  • ISBN: 9780060195427
  • ISBN10: 0060195428
used Add to Cart $1.11
You save: 95%
Marketplace Item
new Add to Cart $16.59
You save: 25%
Marketplace Item
Description: "I spent many years trying to become conscious, but all that effort led merely to self-consciousness, which in turn generated guilt, anxiety, and ambition. I was told that higher consciousness was a worthy goal and that its opposite, unconsciousness, was the result of laziness and ignorance. Around the age of fifty my ideals and values began to change, so much so that many of them turned upside down and inside out. Now I see great value in laziness, understood as giving up both effort and the attempt to justify my life. I have come to appreciate the teaching I have found in many religions that praises holy ignorance. And I have been discovering how to live with little consciousness"Emerson once remarked that it is advisable to live without consciousness of the workings of the body, and I wonder if the same recommendation applies to the whole of life. Perhaps in some ways we do have to become conscious, and that may be the proper work of the first half of life. But then all our education and learning experiences may fade, not into oblivion, where they are simply lost, but by a process of absorption into us, so that they become us or we become them."from Original SelfIt's easy today to lose the deep, direct, and vivid sense of living with passion and originality. Thomas Moore states in his preface that we are "chronically trying to be someone other than this original self, persuaded that we are
Expand description
Seller Condition Comments Price  
Seller: Econgo Books
75 orders (97% success)
Location: Sacramento, CA
Condition: Good
(Condition text) Item may show signs of wear. May contain some writing and highlighting.
Price:
$1.11
Comments:
(Condition text) Item may show signs of wear. May contain some writing and highlighting.
Seller: Owls Books
1,851 orders (94% success)
Location: Ogden, UT
Condition: Good
All pages and cover are intact. Possible slightly loose binding, minor
[...]
Price:
$1.11
Comments:
All pages and cover are intact. Possible slightly loose binding, minor
[...]
Seller: Open Books Ltd
941 orders (97% success)
Location: Chicago, IL
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Open Books is a nonprofit social venture that provides literacy experiences
[...]
Price:
$1.67
Comments:
Open Books is a nonprofit social venture that provides literacy experiences
[...]
Seller: BookHolders
2,223 orders (94% success)
Location: College Park, MD Ask seller a question
Condition: Very Good
[ No Hassle 30 Day Returns ][ Ships Daily ] [ Underlining/Highlighting: NONE ] [ Writing: NONE ] [ Edition: first ]
Price:
$1.95
Comments:
[ No Hassle 30 Day Returns ][ Ships Daily ] [ Underlining/Highlighting: NONE ] [ Writing: NONE ] [ Edition: first ]
Seller: Bookfinders
163 orders (96% success)
Location: Holmesville, OH
Condition: Good
Ex-library book in good condition with typical stamps and markings. Pages are
[...]
Price:
$2.12
Comments:
Ex-library book in good condition with typical stamps and markings. Pages are
[...]
Seller: Bookfinders
163 orders (96% success)
Location: Holmesville, OH
Condition: Acceptable
Ex-library book. Note-Water damage, Page edges are wrinkled and stained. The binding is tight. *NOTE* Stock photo may not represent the actual book for sale.
Price:
$2.12
Comments:
Ex-library book. Note-Water damage, Page edges are wrinkled and stained. The binding is tight. *NOTE* Stock photo may not represent the actual book for sale.
Seller: Dream Books Company, LLC
1,989 orders (93% success)
Location: Denver, CO
Condition: Acceptable
Shipping Icon
Well-loved Book. May have markings, water damage, missing jacket/CDs/supplemental materials, and heavy wear. Stock photo may be different from actual cover.
Price:
$2.82
Comments:
Well-loved Book. May have markings, water damage, missing jacket/CDs/supplemental materials, and heavy wear. Stock photo may be different from actual cover.
Seller: Orphans Treasure Box
226 orders (95% success)
Location: Champaign, IL
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
0060195428 Mild to moderate shelf/reading wear. Binding good. Orphans Treasure Box sells books to raise money for orphans and vulnerable kids.
Price:
$3.81
Comments:
0060195428 Mild to moderate shelf/reading wear. Binding good. Orphans Treasure Box sells books to raise money for orphans and vulnerable kids.
Seller: HPB-Diamond
5,678 orders (96% success)
Location: Dallas, TX
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Price:
$3.92
Comments:
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Seller: Wonder Book - Member ABAA/ILAB
335 orders (97% success)
Location: Frederick, MD
Condition: Good
Good condition. Good dust jacket. Owner's name on inside. Writing inside. With remainder mark.
Price:
$4.15
Comments:
Good condition. Good dust jacket. Owner's name on inside. Writing inside. With remainder mark.
Seller: HPB-Diamond
5,678 orders (96% success)
Location: Dallas, TX
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Price:
$4.37
Comments:
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Seller: Better World Books West
2,167 orders (94% success)
Location: Mishawaka, IN
Condition: Like New
Ships from Reno, NV. Book in almost Brand New condition. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
Price:
$4.47
Comments:
Ships from Reno, NV. Book in almost Brand New condition. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
Seller: Better World Books West
2,167 orders (94% success)
Location: Mishawaka, IN
Condition: Very Good
Ships from Reno, NV. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
Price:
$4.47
Comments:
Ships from Reno, NV. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
Seller: HPB-Emerald
4,919 orders (96% success)
Location: Dallas, TX
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Price:
$4.50
Comments:
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Seller: HPB-Diamond
5,678 orders (96% success)
Location: Dallas, TX
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Price:
$4.50
Comments:
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Seller: BookHolders
2,223 orders (94% success)
Location: College Park, MD Ask seller a question
Condition: Very Good
[ No Hassle 30 Day Returns ][ Ships Daily ] [ Underlining/Highlighting: NONE ] [ Writing: NONE ] [ Edition: first ]
Price:
$5.49
Comments:
[ No Hassle 30 Day Returns ][ Ships Daily ] [ Underlining/Highlighting: NONE ] [ Writing: NONE ] [ Edition: first ]
Seller: Ergodebooks
10,252 orders (98% success)
Location: Richmond, TX Ask seller a question
Condition: Good
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Price:
$7.97
Comments:
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Seller: Ergodebooks
10,252 orders (98% success)
Location: Richmond, TX Ask seller a question
Condition: New
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Price:
$16.59
Comments:
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Seller: WonderBook
73 orders (93% success)
Location: Frederick, MD Ask seller a question
Condition: Good
Good condition. Good dust jacket. Owners name on inside.Writing inside. With remainder mark.
Price:
$59.99
Comments:
Good condition. Good dust jacket. Owners name on inside.Writing inside. With remainder mark.
please wait
Please Wait

Notify Me When Available

Enter your email address below,
and we'll contact you when your school adds course materials for
.
Enter your email address below, and we'll contact you when is back in stock (ISBN: ).