Many years of counseling have enabled Dr. Henry Cloud to observe people trying to work out the most important issues of life issues like relationships, career, fulfillment, meaning, pain, hurt, loss, despair and addictions. And here's what he learned: There are some universal principles, similar to gravity, that operate at all times and in every situation that simply must be learned and applied for people to live with strength, purpose and joy. Dr. Cloud gives nine insightful ideas from "Hate Well" to "Play Fair" that reveal to us the truth about our fears, our hopes, our relationships, and, above all, about the potential in all of us to grow spiritually. If we sincerely want to "get life right" and quit repeating the same mistakes over and over again, 9 Things You Simply Must Do provides the practical guidance we need to live to its fullest every moment.