[Book] On Liberty

For random thoughts of mine, please skip to the end (if you really care). For summary in Vietnamese, please find the link below for your ease of reference. Trạm Đọc | Tóm tắt sách: Bàn về tự do I think that there were various summary notes for this book on the Internet, however, if you […]

[Book] Amsterdam – Ian McEwan

It should be among the books that consumed my time the least (but not necessarily my effort) to finish. It just took me two days, interrupted with meetings with friends and family during Tet Holiday, to complete it. I was a little bit discouraged while scanning the very first pages but its choice use of […]

[Book]“Miss Lonelyhearts” and “A Cool Million” by Nathanael West

This post is not about to review a book for I am not that confident to possess such an ability to make a nice-wrought review. Neither nor it be a reflection as I myself do not have any reflection linked to the current state of my life from these two captioned book titles. Then there […]

Topic 4: It has been said, “Not everything that is learned is contained in books”. Compare and contrast knowledge gained from experience with knowledge gained from books. In your opinion, which source is more important? Why?

There have been often many debates concerning the importance of books in comparison with the experiences. It is said that: “ Not everything that is learned is contained in books.” Life is diversified while the books seem to have limitation in reflecting fully the real life. However, based on the advantages that books bring to […]