As a man Thinketh
Author: James Allen
James Allen s As a Man Thinketh owes its name to the Biblical verse For as he thinketh in his heart, so is he. Allen enlarges on this very principle and shows how to take control of one’s life by working positively on one’s thought process. His simple discourse has made As a Man Thinketh a timeless classic which has continuously been changing the lives of millions around the world since its first publication in 1903.
About the Author
James Allen “was born in Leicester, England, in 1864. After the unexpected death of his father, he left school at age fifteen in order to help support his family. For the next twenty-three years, Allen worked, read, and observed the world around him. At age thirty-eight, he wrote “From Poverty to Power, “one of the first motivational books. His next book, “As a Man Thinketh, “established his reputation as an inspirational writer. Although his writing career lasted only ten years, until his death in 1912, Allen produced twenty titles, which continue to motivate and inspire