2010 Reprint of 1956 Edition. A s a young man, Jiddu Krishnamurti was "discovered" by the leaders of the Theosophical Society and proclaimed the next World Leader. He went on to live the life of a prophet and influenced, through his speeches and writings, millions. In Commentaries on Living, the author addresses the issues confronting every man and women. In 88 short essays, he address such issues as: Gossip and Worry, The Rich and the Poor, Virtue, Love in Relationship, Belief, Silence, The Self, Fear and much more.