(The Power of Positive Thinking) PDF NEW ☆ Norman Vincent Peale
F the most inspirational and positive books ever written I finally read it and promptly regretted it This book is nothing than propaganda and shameless marketing for the author
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teaching BAM there goes another sneaky advertising for his church He found every opportunity to sneak in the BAM there goes another sneaky advertising for his church He found every opportunity to sneak in the ADDRESS of his church even though it was completely and obviously irrelevant and unnecessary I d be than happy to cite specific pages and paragraphs from the book that show this But I Can Tell You I can tell you now there are TONS and I can fill this space with them I got so sick of seeing the FULL ADDRESS of his church s headuarters that I refused to finish it and put it in the recycle bin It wasn t a cheap book hardcover and didn t want to donate it to my ocal ibrary or shelter because I didn t want to subject folks who may be vulnerable or gullible to such propaganda I found it almost immoral and disgusting to use religion and people s need for positive guidance I know this book is considered a classic and is beloved by many people so I guess I must not be seeing something that a ot do or I m just too cynical but if you read or re read the book pay attention to the references to the author s church and tell me they don t read ike an advertisement for a business Altough i am a muslim but i found this book eually revealing all of the methods and techniues i read in this book are easily applicable to any one regard ess of their religion and faith the thought which Mr Norman discussed in this book is already known to every muslim but are Algorithms for Clustering Data (Prentice Hall Advanced Reference Series : Computer Science) longost and forgotten But thanks to him that i am now again connected to my roots and Made to Crave Action Plan Participants Guide living at peace I recommend reading this book with an open mind so that your cast culture and religion will not interfear in your intellectual growth and understanding of theaws of universe. T the best and get it Believe in yourself and in everything you do Develop the power to reach your goals Break the worry habit and achieve a relaxed ife Improve your personal and professional relationships Assume control over your circumstances Be kind to yourself. Ciate2 Picturize believe in your realizable wish and hold strongly to that mental image3 Actualize praying and picturing eads to the wish becoming a realityThe book contains what I would consider paranormal or pseudo science I included some examples below Near the beginning Peale explains that one can use a positive mindset to combat the inferiority complex that many people suffer He mentions many studies throughout the book but I don t believe any of them were cited Every chapter is chock full of anecdotes and stories There were a few good tips in the book but overall it acked enough practical advice to anecdotes and stories There were a few good tips in the book but overall it acked enough practical advice to it worth
READINGADVICE I LIKED DO SOMETHING YOU I Alcohol Addiction liked Do something you passionate about and youl find you have unlimited energy to do it Don t think you re so important Learn to slow your pace and delegate work Descriptions of the power of mind over matter how people can become sick or well based Mobilizing New York largely on their state of mind Explanations of psychosomatic issues Find moments to completely relax throughout the day even if only for a few minutes Don t get the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders Don t strain so hard Don t take yourself so seriously Determine toike your work Then it will become a pleasure not drudgery Perhaps you do
not need to change your job Change yourself and your work will seem different Become a comfortable person need to change your job Change yourself and your work will seem different Become a comfortable person going natural pleasant kindly gentle Remember people s names Don t be an egotistical know it all Practice Aspects of South African Literature liking people until you genuinely doParts I didn tike Description of sending magnetic power to people by shooting prayers at them The entire chapter Prescription for Heartache It tells about death experiences people hearing or seeing the dead and other paranormal activities WARNING DO NOT BE FOOLED BY THE TITLE OF THIS BOOK I The Barefoot Girl: A Novel of St. Margaret, Patroness of the Abused love books about positivity self improvement etc and after hearing so much about how this is one Es In this phenomenal bestseller Dr Peale demonstrates the power of faith in action With the practical techniues outlined in this book you can energize yourife and give yourself the initiative needed to carry out your ambitions and hopes You'll earn how to Expec. .
I read this book over 35 years ago at a stage in my Dream Save Do: Life is Short, Live Your Dream life when I needed toeave home and go out into the world It did help me then I decided to re read it as I am at a different stage in Orality in Igbo (African) Literature life will soon be the big 60 and don t want to turn into a grumpy old woman It is easy toapse into grumbling and groaning especially when it is all you hear at work and from the friends who have become negative Well I did enjoy the book and it has reminded me that Modern English in Action (Level 12) looking atife positively every cloud
"Has A Silver Lining Gives You Happiness "a silver ining gives you happiness every cloud has a silver ining gives you happiness and Just one sentence in the book makes a difference every time you have a negative thought replace it with a positive one As this book was written in 1952 I am now reading a similar book with excellent reviews that was written recently which should be a good contrast As I will always want my friends and family to enjoy my company rather than come and see me out of duty I aim to grow old gracefully and in a good mood A few people told me that that this was among the great self improvement books Not knowing anything about the book or author I decided to read it Because of the recommendations I had received I was very surprised at how explicitly Christian the book is I was expecting a secular pull yourself up by your own bootstraps kind of self improvement book Instead the author focuses on prayer and involving God in every aspect of your The Alchemical Mandala A Survey of the Mandala in the Western Esoteric Traditions life and not just in one or two chapters but all of themI m a Christian so I wasn t opposed to the religious content it just wasn t what I thought I d find With that said I didn tike how Peale pushed the health and wealth gospel Rather than showing the Christian faith as primarily focused on the spiritual The Alcohol Blackout: Walking, Talking, Unconscious Lethal life Peale described how to use prayer and your relationship with God to succeed materiallyPeale outlines his main formula near the beginning1 Prayerize constantly pray to God and treat him as your close asso. This book is written with the sole objective of helping the reader achieve a happy satisfying and worthwhileife Norman Vincent PealeThe precursor to The Secret The Power of Positive Thinking has helped millions of men and women to achieve fulfillment in their iv.