27 Life-Changing Lessons from the World's Smartest People

Lessons From The Buddha To Warren Buffett And Everyone In Between That Can Completely Transform Your Life
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  • Lectures 35
  • Length 2 hours
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  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 4/2015 English

Course Description

Learn simple ideas from the world's smartest people to completely transform every area of your life.

Ralph Waldo Emerson said everyone should make their own bible. This course is the bible I wish I had 10 years ago. It's what I wish I was taught in school before learning to read.

And now you can learn directly from some of the most successful and influential people, both alive and from the past, and use their ideas to guide your life.


About this course:

  • Almost everything in here are direct ideas from everyone from Buddha to Charles Darwin to Larry King
  • Lessons from Aristotle, Buddha, Roger Federer, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Lao Tzu, Charles Darwin, Warren Buffett, Larry King and more...
  • Full, free lifetime access
  • Many lectures to be added soon, and you get access free

Here's what you'll learn inside:

  1. The 4 areas to prioritize if you want to experience maximum fulfillment
  2. Aristotle's key to achieving all your goals
  3. The Buddha's key to making the most out of life
  4. Roger Federer and Ralph Waldo Emerson on maximum positivity and happiness
  5. Lao Tzu, the father of Taoism, on letting things go that hold you back
  6. Charles Darwin, who popularized evolution theory, on optimum health
  7. Warren Buffett, the most successful investor of the 20th century, on living your dreams
  8. Larry King's lesson on deep and lasting relationships

Ultimately, it's important to have your own bible. My goal in this course is to share with you some ideas I think can guide you to the correct action, guide you to happiness and guide you to success throughout life.

To start learning now, just click the "take this course" button.

I look forward to taking this journey together.


What are the requirements?

  • No previous knowledge or expertise required

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Have your personal list of life-changing ideas
  • Be more present in your life
  • Have better health
  • Pursue your dreams now
  • Have deeper relationships

Who is the target audience?

  • Anyone who is open to expanding his or her horizons to experience more fulfillment
  • Anyone who is willing to take these ideas and add some of his or her own to create a personal 'life blueprint'

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Key Lessons

In this lecture, we'll briefly talk about the course. More importantly, we talk about Ralph Waldo Emerson's idea to create your own bible. Your challenge by the end of this course is to create your own bible.


The 4 key components to a fulfilled life. In this lecture we'll talk about what they are, and how mastering one can help in mastering others.

Section 2: Lessons On Making The Most Of Life

Seneca on how to make the most of every second -- and live the longest life.


Don't waste time -- invest it. This is the best investment of your time.


Steve Jobs on what life's all about. And what Mark Twain, Oscar Wilde, Earl Nightingale and Warren Buffett had to say about it.

Section 3: Lessons On Achieving Your Goals

Here's what Bruce Lee (and many other successful people) did to achieve his dreams...


In this lecture, we'll talk about Kobe Bryant and what it takes to get what you want.


Arnold Schwarzennegar and Kobe Bryant both masterfully applied a single verse in the bible. Andrew Carnegie also said he "wouldn't give a fig to the young man" who doesn't do this.


The answers are outside. But they are inside too. Here's why...


Do you have the drive to get what you want? In this lecture, we'll talk about drive in a way you probably haven't thought about...


In this lecture, we'll talk about Aristotle's key to achieving your goals. I'll also share an example with you how I took this principle to achieve my long-time goal of wanting to become more flexible.


Marcus Aurelius, the Roman Emperor, on how much getting what you want in life actually means.


The goal of this course is for you to be able to take these ideas and act on them. Here are the specific steps you can take right now to implement and ingrain what we've covered so far. Make sure to do this before moving on.

Section 4: Lessons On Fulfillment And Happiness

In this lecture, we'll talk about what I think is the single most important thing in life. If you can master this, you will feel more alive, happier and more fulfilled.


Being more positive is a key to success. Here's what I learned about positivity from Roger Federer, arguably the greatest tennis player of all time. We'll also talk about what you can do to automatically become more positive.


Our beliefs, stories and negative emotions can hold us back from living the lives we want. Here is how you can let go of things that hold you back.


In this lecture, we'll talk about what to do when you find yourself comparing yourself to others.


The goal of this course is for you to be able to take these ideas and act on them. Here are the specific steps you can take right now to implement and ingrain what we've covered so far. Make sure to do this before moving on.

Section 5: Lessons On Perfect Health and Relationships

You can learn more about health from Charles Darwin than your doctor. Here's what Darwin said, and why it matters.


There are so many principles to successful human relationships. But if you are going to remember just one, let it be this one from Larry King. Do this and you'll always have friends and people supporting you.

Section 6: Lessons On Living Your Dreams

Making money isn't the goal, it's the result. Here's what Albert Einstein suggests focusing on yourself.


Warren Buffett's advice to a young student -- and how it can help you achieve your dreams sooner than you imagined.

Section 7: Lessons On Truth

William Shakespeare, John Milton and Gandhi on why it's all made up -- and how come it matters.


How you see yourself determines more than you think. Best part is you can change it easily.


Charlie Munger, Warren Buffett's business partner, came up with a list of things to protect himself from irratioanal thinking and behavior.

Section 8: Lessons On Clearing Your Mind

Henry David Thoreau, the great American writer, on your greatest companion and rejuvenator.


How to "anchor" yourself and clear your mind regardless of how you're feeling.


The goal of this course is for you to be able to take these ideas and act on them. Here are the specific steps you can take right now to implement and ingrain what we've covered so far. Make sure to do this before moving on.

Section 9: Lessons On Business Success And Creating Wealth

In this lecture, we'll talk about how Tiger Woods wasn't competing against his opponents at a golf tournament -- and why it means everything in business.


Larry Page, the founder of Google, lives and breathes by this principle (as does his company). It makes all the difference.


This one habit is a commonality among most successful people. And it's something Sam Walton, the founder of Wal-Mart, lived by again and again.


In this lecture, we'll talk about a bold risk Howard Schultz took when first starting Starbucks -- and why we would be wise to do the same.

Section 10: What To Do Now

In this lecture, we'll talk about how to apply what you've learned here and what to do next

Now that you've gone through the course, take a second and commit to appyling it to your life.
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Instructor Biography

Brandon Hakim, Founder of InsiderSchool.com

I'm On A Quest To Give You The Education You'll Never Get In School.

The things that the world's highest achievers spent their entire lives discovering, that no professor or teacher will ever tell you.

Because when I was in college, I was mad. I’d just read a book and everything inside was the opposite of what I was learning in all my classes.

So I ran into the dean’s office and said "I'm literally learning more from the books I get on Amazon for five bucks than these classes that cost thousands of dollars each!"

And all she had to tell me is...they're working on it!

So when I walked out that day, I swore I’d teach myself the things I should have learned in school. And I started reading LOTS of books….now over a thousand on everything from meditation to making money. And I realized ONE BIG THING…

Everyone who’s excelled in any area of life knew things we’re never taught in school.

They were Insiders.

They discovered the truth about finding their purpose and creating a perfect vision to work towards. Or about motivation and productivity, financial freedom, having authentic relationships, changing the world, persuading people, learning incredibly quickly or celebrating their hundredth birthday still in perfect health.

Meanwhile in college we didn’t learn any of this stuff. Instead we’re forced to pay tens or hundreds of thousands of dollars to memorize facts so we could write them on a piece of paper.

So if you want to live a life miles beyond the “regular” life, you'll have to learn less from a classroom, and more from the people who have actually gotten the things you want.

And my goal on Udemy is to share with you how you can also Become A Learning Machine and to condense tens of thousands of pages of reading in different subjects to help you become way more productive and make a lasting impact on the world.

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