5 Must-Read Books for Positive Living
With home as our usual hangout these days due to the pandemic, being cozied up with a book is a good way to utilize time, change your perspective for the better and invest in you. Here are some must-reads about cultivating positivity in your life.
The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment by Eckhart Tolle
“If you get the inside right, the outside will fall into place.”This book sends a clear message about living in the now as the only path to elightenment and to feel real happiness. Being conscious with our present moment, thoughts and emotions, being able to manage through it to live in a state of love and peace. Eckhart Tolle has written this book in an inspiring manner to change lives for the better.
Who moved my cheese? by Spencer Johnson“
Adapt to change quickly. The quicker you let go of old cheese, the sooner you can enjoy new cheese!”
A classic self-help book with a simple yet amusing story about four characters living in a maze with a goal to look for cheese to nourish them and as their source of happiness. Cheese represents the goals we have in life whether it is money, fame, sucess, love, happines or anything else, and in the story, it keeps on moving. The maze symbolizes the path each of us take in and the characters define the different perspectives people take to get their goals and deal with changes in life.
Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill
“You are the master of your destiny. You can influence, direct and control your own environment. You can make your life what you want it to be.”
With great words of wisdom, timeless practical tips and principles on personal development, and fostering positive thoughts, Napoleon Hill’s book gives us useful advice on how to truly enrich our lives with the right belief and action.
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
“Don’t give in to your fears. If you do, you won’t be able to talk to your heart.”
A poignant tale about a boy’s search for treasure, Paulo Coehlo’s The Alchemist is a timeless masterpiece that gives us poignant insights and wisdom about fulfilling one’s destiny in this world and how listening to our own heart matters more than anything else.
The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
“That which we manifest is before us. We are the creators of our own destiny. Be it through intention, ignorance, our successes and our failures have been brought on by none other thatn ourselves.”
A heartwarming story about a dog and his master who is a race car driver written entirely from the perspective of a dog. Stein has crafted it in a way that lets you appreciate the simple things in life, understand how humans go through life with all its joy, its sadness, its adversities and successes.
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