by David Viscott, M.D.
This is another nugget from the seemingly bottomless pit of self-help books that tell you, in effect, that your life will be happier if you do not walk in front of moving buses or spend all of your time locked in a closet. Viscott, who also wrote How to Live with Another Person, takes 220 pages to say, “There is a point when you lose more by waiting than by doing. And there is a point when you lose more by doing than by waiting.” Thanks, Doc. (Simon and Schuster, $7.95)