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Timeless Books of Wisdom

How about a selection of the most monumental books ever written. Timeless classics that have influenced thought, consciousness and spirituality.

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Timeless Books of Wisdom

Votes Book TitleAuthor or Source
819This is the greatest bookQuranMuslim scripture
210This is the greatest bookMeditationsMarcus Aurelius
197This is the greatest bookNew TestamentChristian scripture
121This is the greatest bookBhagavad GitaHindu scripture
87This is the greatest bookGospel of TruthValentinus
75This is the greatest bookThe RepublicPlato
70This is the greatest bookThe Little Red BookMao Zedong
61This is the greatest bookDon QuixoteMiguel de Cervantes
60This is the greatest bookCommunist ManifestoKarl Marx & Friedrich Engels
57This is the greatest bookEssay Concerning Human UnderstandingJohn Locke
56This is the greatest bookKabbalahText of Judaic mysticism
55This is the greatest bookI ChingChinese classic texts
52This is the greatest bookGuide for the PerplexedMoses Maimonides
50This is the greatest bookThe Prince
46This is the greatest bookThe Divine ComedyDante Alighieri
45This is the greatest bookMasnaviRumi
39This is the greatest bookCritique of Pure ReasonImmanuel Kant
35This is the greatest bookAnalectsConfucius
33This is the greatest bookOdysseyHomer
30This is the greatest bookA Treatise of Human NatureDavid Hume
30This is the greatest bookConfessionsJean-Jacques Rousseau
28This is the greatest bookCorpus AristotelicumAristotle
28This is the greatest bookEssaysMichael Eyquem de Montaigne
28This is the greatest bookFirst FolioWilliam Shakespeare
25This is the greatest bookRamayanaValmiki
24This is the greatest bookIn Praise of FollyDesiderius Erasmus
23This is the greatest bookIliadHomer
22This is the greatest bookConfessionsAugustine of Hippo
21This is the greatest bookAvestaZoroastrian scripture
21This is the greatest bookCandideFrancois-Marie de Voltaire
21This is the greatest bookDhammapadaTheravada Buddhist scripture
18This is the greatest bookDiscourse on MethodRene Descartes
18This is the greatest bookSumma TheologiaeThomas Aquinas
18This is the greatest bookThe Pilgrim's ProgressJohn Bunyan
17This is the greatest bookAeneidVirgil
17This is the greatest bookDe Rerum NaturaLucretius
15This is the greatest bookEnneadsPlotinus
14This is the greatest bookGargantua and PantagruelFrancois Rabelais

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