Books have been man’s best friend ever since he had learned to read and write. Books are those invaluable possessions that can guide a man through any situation in life. If you are someone who is looking out for an ideal companionship out there in the world, learn to befriend books, the wisest of all acquaintances. In case you are trying hard to fit into this delusional world and cannot find the ray of light that can guide you through tough times, there are a few great books available that can kindle that ray of hope within you. Landmark Forum reviews a few books for all those souls out there that are screaming out for help to develop themselves to face the world as it is. Here is a list of the top personal development books and their contents:
- Think and Grow Rich:
Think and Grow Rich is a book on self-development is a highly recommended nonfiction book for women written by Napoleon Hill. Although the title seems to speak of monetary gains and money related developments, the book gives deep and curious insights into various aspects of life. The teachings and advice given in this book can be applied at all stages of life in all situations.
- The Alchemist:
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho is a bestseller and has found a place in the people’s hearts and has etched a mark that will continue to last forever. The Alchemist is a book that encourages people to overcome the fear of the unknown. The book is about exploring life to seek the reason for it. The purpose of living and finding the essence of the purpose is the theme of the book. Finding one’s destiny is well expressed in this book.
- The Gifts Of Imperfection: Let Go Of Who You Think You’re Supposed To Be And Embrace Who You Are:
This is a book written by Brene Brown, one of the Most Influential Women of 2009 and a TED Talk expert. In this book, Brown brilliantly exposes that human flaws are natural and it is only right to accept them. Expecting to become someone you are not, causes a lot of disturbance within you. In order to attain inner peace and to live life in a new light is completely dependent upon how well you are ready to accept the person you are. While other books motivate you to change yourself, this book will make you embrace your flaws and love yourself for attaining a confident and satisfied outlook on life.
- The Confidence Code:
Confidence Code is a more scientific book in the sense that the book argues based on scientific and behavioral examples. It is a book written by Katty Kay and Claire Shipman. This book is a complete moral and confidence boosting tool among women. Although targetted at the woman, this book can also be read by men. This book totally discusses how “confidence” can prove to be a game changer when it comes to competition in any aspect of life.
These are some of the books that share similar motivating ideologies as organizations like the Landmark Forum and other personal development organizations.