Top Ten Books on Personal Development
Bellow is a list of the top ten best books on personal development. These books will completely revolutionize you perception of personal development and show how anybody can achieve success if he or she really wants to. Anybody can develop themself and achieve great success. personal development and the principles to achieve success can be learned, and once you learn them all your goals and dreams are obtainable
1.Think and Grow Rich By Napoleon Hill
The founding father of success book, Think and Grow Rich is eye opening and revolutionary. Released in 1937 under the instruction of Andrew Carnegie, Think and Grow Rich Is way ahead of its time and the quintessential book on success. Although some of the book feels dated the underline principles in the book are timeless and work just as well today as they did back when the book was written. It will convince you that your dreams are possible and anybody has the capacity to gain great wealth and success. Not just inspirational but practical too, giving specific instructions on how to make your dreams a reality. It revolutionized my way of thinking and it can for you too. If you are new to personal development and success books, this book can be difficult to fully grasp at first, but is well worth a second read to understand the valuable principles hidden within.
2.How to Win Friends & Influence People By Dale Carnegie
Published in 1936 How to Win Friends & Influence People is a revolutionary book about managing people. One of the first book of its kind, it is an organized instruction manual describing exactly how to manage people and win people to your way of thinking. It will revolutionize the way you approach people and help you find must deeper and happier personal and business relationships.
3.The Compound Effect by Darren Hardy
The The Compound Effect is a powerful short book that explains the power of compounded change. Taking heavily from the works of the great Jim Rohn, The Compound Effect goes into depth about the positive effect of routines and good habits. Giving helpful guides and easy to digest examples, the book does a great job of showing how simple personal development can be.
4.Outwitting the Devil By Napoleon Hill
Another great book from Napoleon Hill, Outwitting the Devil is an incredible book explaining exactly what pitfalls unsuccessful people fall into and how to avoid them. Told as if Napoleon Hill was talking to the devil it offers a very entertaining but informative narrative. Emphasizing the importance of good habits and explain how bad habits lead to failure this is a must read for anybody committed to personal development.
5. The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership By John C. Maxwell
The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership, is an easy to read, organized book explaining in depth the fundamentals of leadership. Leadership is a very important trait to master and this book is a complete guide explaining exactly how to be a good leader. The book is more targeted towards leaders in a business setting but can easily be applied to your personal life. A must read for anybody who is or plans on being in a leadership position.
6. The Magic of Thinking Big By David J. Schwartz
The Magic of Thinking Big is an inspirational book that demonstrates perfectly the power of positive thought. This book clearly shows the only limitations on your future success is how limited your thoughts are. Small thoughts leads to a small life and big thoughts lead to a big life. Think big and you will succeed big!
7. Five Major Pieces to the Life Puzzle By Jim Rohn
Five Major Pieces to the Life Puzzle, written by the legend of personal development Jim Rohn, is a manual for personal development in all aspects of your life. Describing in detail the 5 key aspect of life that, if developed, leads to great success. He went from pennies in his pocket to a millionaire in six years by applying the principles in this book with discipline.
8. The Power of Habit By Charles Duhigg
The Power of Habit perfectly breaks down how habits are created, why they are hard to change, and how to change them. What we do repeatedly every day says a lot about who we are, adopting good habits can have an extremely positive impact on our life and is a key aspect of personal development. This book does an excellent job explaining exactly how habits work and exactly how to change them. Most of the other books on this list talk about how important creating good habits is, this book teaches you exactly how to do it.
9. The Success Principles By Jake Canfield
The Success Principles is a well written organized book that has a little of everything. Emphasizing the important of self-confidence, personal responsibility, thinking big, goal setting, and taking action on your dreams you will get a little bit of everything from this book.
10. The Richest Man in Babylon By George S. Clason
The Richest Man in Babylon is a short book that give excellent tips for gaining wealth. A great book on personal finance with an emphasis on saving and investing. This book shows you that it is possible for any person to gain wealth over time even if they do not have a high income.