Good Advice from Bad People: Selected Wisdom from Murderers, Stock Swindlers, and Lance Armstrong [NOOK Book]

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The world is full of people telling you how to live your life. Sometimes the advice-givers fall ever-so-slightly short themselves.



Bestselling author Zac Bissonnette has gathered more than seventy-five jaw-dropping gems, including risk-management advice from the man who triggered the world’s largest hedge fund collapse and tips from gay-prostitute-patronizing pastor Ted ...
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Good Advice from Bad People: Selected Wisdom from Murderers, Stock Swindlers, and Lance Armstrong

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Overview

The world is full of people telling you how to live your life. Sometimes the advice-givers fall ever-so-slightly short themselves.



Bestselling author Zac Bissonnette has gathered more than seventy-five jaw-dropping gems, including risk-management advice from the man who triggered the world’s largest hedge fund collapse and tips from gay-prostitute-patronizing pastor Ted Haggard on how to build a marriage that lasts a lifetime. The result will keep you smiling while you glean all the wisdom you need to build the life you want . . . if only you can follow it better than the people who gave it.




• “When you know what you are talking about, others will follow you, because it’s safe to follow you.” —Lehman Brothers CEO Richard Fuld, 2006


• “I think the most important thing is restore a sense of idealism and end the cynicism.” —future Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich, 2002


• “The day you take complete responsibility for yourself, the day you stop making any excuse, that’s the day you start to the top.” —O.J. Simpson, 1975

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780698141797
  • Publisher: Penguin Group (USA)
  • Publication date: 4/29/2014
  • Sold by: Penguin Group
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 208
  • Sales rank: 753,483
  • File size: 9 MB

Meet the Author


Zac Bissonnette is the author of Debt-Free U. and How to Be Richer, Smarter, and Better-Looking Than Your Parents. He has written for The Wall Street Journal, Mental Floss, and Boston Globe Magazine. In August 2013, he was blocked on Twitter by Donald Trump.
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