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How And Why To Keep A “Commonplace Book”
A commonplace book is a central resource or depository for ideas, quotes, anecdotes, observations and information you come across during your life and didactic pursuits. The purpose of the book is to record and organize these gems for later use in your life, in your business, in your writing, speaking or whatever it is that you do.

Wisdom, not facts. We’re not just looking random pieces of information. What’s the point of that? Your commonplace book, over a lifetime (or even just several years), can accumulate a mass of true wisdom–that you can turn to in times of crisis, opportunity, depression or job.

It doesn’t have to just be material from books. Movies, speeches, videos, conversations work too. Whatever. Anything good.
commonplace-book  ryan-holiday  thought-catalog  quotes  evernote 
june 2018 by yolandaenoch

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