The instant worldwide bestseller by 'among the most diverse and stimulating public intellectuals at large today' GuardianWhat are the most valuable things that everybody should understand? Well-known medical psychologist Jordan Peterson has affected the modern-day understanding of personality, and now he has turned into one of the world's most popular public thinkers, with his lectures on subjects from the Bible to romantic relationships to folklore illustration 10s of countless viewers. In an era of extraordinary modification and polarizing politics, his frank and revitalizing message about the value of specific responsibility and ancient wisdom has resonated around the world.In this book, he provides twelve profound and practical concepts for the best ways to live a meaningful life, from setting your house in order before criticising others to comparing yourself to who you were yesterday, not somebody else today. Joy is a meaningless objective, he reveals us., Instead we should search for significance, not for its own sake, however as a defence versus the suffering that is intrinsic to our existence. Making use of vivid examples from the author's medical practice and personal life, cutting edge psychology and approach, and lessons from humankind's earliest myths and stories, 12 Rules for Life provides a deeply gratifying remedy to the mayhem in our lives: eternal facts applied to our modern-day problems.