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How And Why To Keep A “Commonplace Book”

What is a Commonplace book?

How to Do It (Right)

Wisdom, not facts.

It doesn’t have to just be material from books.

I use 4×6 ruled index cards…

Don’t worry about organization…at least at first.

Don’t let it pile up.

It doesn’t have to be just other people’s writing.

Look at other people’s commonplace books.

Use them!

This is a project for a lifetime.

Protect it at all costs.

Start NOW.

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Ryan Holiday

Bestselling author of ‘Conspiracy,’ ‘Ego is the Enemy’ & ‘The Obstacle Is The Way’