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The Five Secrets You Must Discover Before You Die by John Izzo

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chapter onewhy do some people find meaning image die happy?

Nine-tenths of wisdom is being wise in time.

—Theodore Roosevelt

Wisdom outweighs any wealth. —Sophocles

Why do some people find meaning and die happy? What are the secrets to finding happiness and living wisely? What really matters if we want to live a worthy human life? These are the questions this book seeks to answer.

To live wisely, we must recognize that there are two fundamental truths of a human life. The first is that we have a limited and undefined amount of time—it may be 100 years, it may be 30. The second is that in that limited and undefined amount of time we have an almost ...

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