Commonplaces from Book of Mormon by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Posted on March 21st, 2017

You have 4 highlighted passages You have 3 notes Last annotated on March 20, 2017 the Prophet Joseph Smith said: “I t...

Commonplaces from Marcus Aurelius: A Life by Frank McLynn

Posted on March 17th, 2017

The Elizabethan thinker Francis Bacon stated that: 'Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast, or a G...

Commonplaces from The Inner Citadel: The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius by Pierre Hadot

Posted on March 15th, 2017

1: The Emperor-Philosopher Marcus Aurelius learned from his teacher, Junius Rusticus, as Marcus himself tells us in ...

Commonplaces from The Natural Law by Heinrich A. Rommen

Posted on March 15th, 2017

You have 138 highlighted passages You have 4 notes Last annotated on March 14, 2017 “Our modern dictators," he remark...

Commonplaces from The Power of Less: The Fine Art of Limiting Yourself to the Essential...in Business and in Life by Leo Babauta

Posted on March 13th, 2017

You have 86 highlighted passages You have 0 notes Last annotated on March 12, 2017 Simplicity boils down to two steps...

Commonplaces from Martial's Epigrams: A Selection by Garry Wills

Posted on March 10th, 2017

1.8 If, unlike Cato, you stay pure, Forgoing suicide's allure, I find you better for denying Cheap praise solicited b...

Commonplaces from Meditations: with selected correspondence (Oxford World's Classics) by Robin Hard

Posted on March 10th, 2017

You have 27 highlighted passages You have 0 notes Last annotated on March 9, 2017 In short, intense, and often powerf...

Commonplaces from Caesarean Moon Births: Calculations, Moon Sighting, and the Prophetic Way by Hamza Yusuf

Posted on March 7th, 2017

You have 9 highlighted passages You have 0 notes Last annotated on March 6, 2017 The earliest and one of the most aut...

Commonplaces from The Value of Time by Shaykh Abd al-Fattah Abu Ghuddah

Posted on February 18th, 2017

You have 3 highlighted passages You have 0 notes Last annotated on February 17, 2017 if one knew how to benefit from ...

Commonplaces from Superhuman Social Skills: A Guide to Being Likeable, Winning Friends, and Building Your Social Circle by Tynan

Posted on February 13th, 2017

You have 114 highlighted passages You have 0 notes Last annotated on February 12, 2017 The goal is to understand bett...

Christopher Hurtado

Christopher Hurtado has over twenty-five years' experience teaching a broad range of subjects. He is self-taught in the classics, holds a Bachelor's in Middle East Studies/Arabic and Philosophy from Brigham Young University, and an MA in Nonproliferation and Terrorism Studies from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey. He is a serial entrepreneur with startup and takeover/turnaround experience in various industries. He has varying degrees of fluency in twelve languages and has lived and traveled abroad extensively. He lives in Mapleton, Utah with his wife, Alysia, and their children.