In 1901, Orison Swett Marden penned Peace Power & Plenty, a classic text on motivation and positive attitude. This is the book to read if you want to learn the secrets to financial freedom, good health and ultimate wisdom.
In this book, you will learn that there is no need for you to be the victim of your environment, that you can actually be master of it. You will also realize that you and only you determine how your life will turn out. You are the only one responsible for setting your goals and shaping your environment.
The book emphasizes the connection between mind and body, that your body is an extension of your mind. Your control over your mental processes is a reflection of your body. In Peace Power & Plenty, you will discover and learn that by changing your thoughts, you will and can change your character.
More than anything, this book teaches you that you can think yourself out of discord so you can be in harmony, out of disease so you can be healthy, out of hatred so that you can love, out of poverty so you can experience prosperity, and out of failure so you can be successful.
The book tackles some principles and issues, including:
- Excess and its nature
- How your body and mind benefit from sleep
- How having positive thoughts affects your health
- How and why worry is a disease
- Why it is important that you reign your passionate nature and apply self-control
In essence, this book teaches you that before you can realize self-growth and development, you must master your thought habits first. Success starts in your mind.
About the Author
Orison Swett Marden is the founder of Success Magazine (1897). He is regarded as the founder of the modern success movement in the United States.Tags: inspirational books, orison swett marden, personal development books, personal growth books, Self-Help Books