Reading "Franklin and Winston" by Jon Meacham. "Politics and diplomacy are stories without end, requiring constant attention, keen thinking, and an appreciation of complexity."
Amazing how many solutions to modern-day problems may be found in the written text of ancient philosophers... Reading Zhuangzi, a not so well-known ancient Chinese philosopher who lived around 370 BC. Among his many insights: "everybody studies the value of being useful. But nobody studies the value of being useless!"
More to come...
... appreciating the bigger meaning of life.