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					The Power of Thought
Change your thoughts, change your life

        1. James Allen, As a Man Thinketh;
        2. Steve Andreas and Charles Faulkner, NLP: The New
            Technology of Achievement
        3. David D. Burns, Feeling Good: The New Mood Therapy
        4. Daniel Goleman, Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can
            Matter More than IQ
        5. Louise Hay, You Can Heal Your Life
        6. Ellen J. Langer, Mindfulness: Choice and Control in
            Everyday Life
        7. Joseph Murphy, The Power of Your Subconscious Mind
        8. Norman Vincent Peale, The Power of Positive Thinking
        9. Florence Scovell Shinn, The Game of Life and How to Play
            It
        10. Martin Seligman, Learned Optimism


Following Your Dream
Achievement and goal setting

        11. Dale Carnegie, How to Win Friends and Influence People
        12. Deepak Chopra, The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success
        13. Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist
        14. Stephen Covey, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People
        15. Benjamin Franklin, Autobiography
        16. Shakti Gawain, Creative Visualization
        17. Susan Jeffers, Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway
        18. Maxwell Maltz, Psycho-Cybernetics
        19. Anthony Robbins, Awaken the Giant Within


Secrets of Happiness
Doing what you love, doing what works
         1. Martha Beck, Finding Your Own North Star: How to
           Claim the Life You Were Meant to Live;
        2. Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, Flow: The Psychology of Optimal
           Experience
        3. The Dalai Lama and Howard C. Cutler, The Art of
           Happiness: A Handbook for Living
        4. The Dhammapada (Buddha’s teachings)
        5. Wayne Dyer, Real Magic: Creating Miracles in Everyday
             Life
        6. John Gray, Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus
        7. Richard Koch, The 80/20 Principle: The Secret of
           Achieving More with Less
        8. Philip C. McGraw, Life Strategies: Doing What Works,
           Doing What Matters
        9. Marianne Williamson, A Return to Love


The Bigger Picture
Keeping it in perspective

        1.   Marcus Aurelius, Meditations
        2.   Boethius, The Consolation of Philosophy
        3.   Alain de Botton, How Proust Can Change Your Life
        4.   William Bridges, Transitions: Making Sense of Life’s
             Changes
        5. Richard Carlson, Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff… And It’s All
           Small Stuff
        6. Viktor Frankl, Man’s Search for Meaning
        7. Lao Tzu, Tao Te Ching


Soul and mystery
Appreciating your depth

        1.   Robert Bly, Iron John
        2.   Joseph Campbell with Bill Moyers, The Power of Myth
        3.   Clarissa Pinkola Estés, Women Who Run with the Wolves
        4.   James Hillman, The Soul’s Code: In Search of Character
             and Calling
        5. Thomas Moore, Care of the Soul: A Guide for Cultivating
           Depth and Sacredness in Everyday Life
        6. Carol S. Pearson, The Hero Within: Six Archetypes We
           Live By
        7. M. Scott Peck, The Road Less Traveled
        8. Henry David Thoreau, Walden
Making a Difference
Transforming yourself, transforming the world

        1. The Bhagavad-Gita
        2. The Bible
        3. Ralph Waldo Emerson, Self-Reliance
        4. Abraham Maslow, Motivation and Personality
        5. Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged
        6. Samuel Smiles, Self-Help
        7. Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, The Phenomenon of Man

				
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