Book Review: The Tao Of Success

“The Tao Of Success”
Written By Derek Lin
Published By Tarcher/ Penguin

I have little, to no, knowledge of Taoism and will never pretend that I do. I was asked to read and review this book though so I thought it would be a great opportunity to at least have some semblance of an understanding of what the Tao is.

Derek Lin, in “The Tao Of Success”, goes through step by step how one can attain spiritual growth through their study of the Tao. He does so with stories, proverbs and ancient tales. After each one, he breaks them down and teaches how to bring those stories into action. What he’s doing here reminds me a lot of the Jataka Tales and how each has some sort of underlying moral to it.

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