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Rules For Life

I stumbled across a book blurb on the internet, 12 Rules for Life by Jordan Peterson. Never heard of him but I see that he is now rich and famous. I am like, What?? If he can do it so can I.
"Rules of life" is not new. God started us on this path with The Ten Commandments. Can’t go wrong with The Ten Commandments so why do we need any other rules of life? I don’t know, but that will not stop me from creating my own.
Firstly, there are rules for creating rules of life: 1. It should be short sentences. 2. It should be simple. 3. It should be wise. 4. It should fit on only one page of your book. 5. It should make you rich and famous.
My favorite example is The Four Agreements: 1. Be impeccable with your word. 2. Don't take anything personally. 3. Don't make assumptions. 4. Always do your best.

Short, only four rules; simple and easy to understand without having to read the book; and it made the author rich and famous.
Psychologists have become jealous of the rules of life. They …