Top 5 Best Inspirational Books
1. The Richest Man In Babylon – George S Clason
Among the best inspirational books, The Richest Man In Babylon is in top position. It is written by George Samuel Clason who dispenses financial advice through a collection of parables set in ancient Babylon. The famous Author was born in Louisiana, Missouri, on November 7, 1874. He attended the University of Nebraska and served in the United States Army during the Spanish American War.
In 1926, George Samuel Clason issued the first of a famous series of pamphlets on thrift and financial success, using parables set in ancient Babylon to make each of his points. These were distributed in large quantities by banks and insurance companies and became familiar to millions. His”Babylonian parables” have become a modern inspirational classic.
2. How to Win Friends and Influence People – Dale Carnegie
This book helps you to make friends quickly and easily. This is Dale Carnegie’s summary of his book, from 1936. The book – “How to Win Friends and Influence People” is very useful and essential in today’s life as most of them don’t known their neighbors also. The book said to be the most famous confidence-boosting book ever published; with sales of over 16 million copies worldwide.
This books will helps you to increase your popularity, win people to your way of thinking, enable you to win new clients and customers, become a better speaker and a more entertaining conversationalist and arouse enthusiasm among your colleagues.
3. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change – Stephen R. Covey
The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People is a famous book first published in 1989. This is a business and self-help book written by Stephen R. Covey. The book first introduces the concept of paradigm shift simply to the reader and helps understand that different perspectives exists.
The book includes seven habits in a proper order. Each chapter is dedicated to one of the habits, which are represented by – Independence, interdependence, continuous improvements etc. The book helping people solve personal and professional problems. The 7 Habits are still relevant and answering some of the most common questions he has received over the past 15 years.
4. The Alchemist – Paulo Coelho
This is a famous novel by Paulo Coelho, first published in the year 1988. The book Originally written in Portuguese by its Brazilian-born author and later has been translated into more than 56 languages. The book is an international bestseller and According to AFP, it has sold more than 65 million copies in 56 different languages.
Main characters in the novel are Santiago, Melchizedek, The Shopkeeper, The Englishman, Fatima, The Alchemist, The Coptic Monk etc. The Alchemist has established itself as a modern classic, universally admired. The story about about an Andalusian shepherd boy named Santiago who travels from his homeland in Spain to the Egyptian desert in search of a treasure buried in the Pyramids.
5. Think and Grow Rich – Napoleon Hill
Think and Grow Rich is a famous book published in 1937 by Napoleon Hill. The books aim for motivational personal development and self-help. According to the author of this book ” philosophy taught in the book can be used to help people succeed in all lines of work and to do or be almost anything they want”. The book sold over 70 million copies had been sold worldwide.
The book has been used by millions of business leaders around the world to create a concrete plan for success. A famous quotes from this book is “The starting point of all achievement is DESIRE. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desire brings weak results, just as a small fire makes a small amount of heat.”