As a Man Thinketh by James Allen
“As a Man Thinketh” is a literary essay by James Allen, published in 1903.Allen described this book as dealing with the power of thought, and particularly with the use and application of thought to happy and beautiful issues.
In this book, it teaches you to:
Control our destiny
“Man is made or unmade by himself.” While people often believe fate, luck and other circumstances to one’s success, the book argues otherwise. Although we cannot choose our circumstances, but choosing our thoughts can influence our circumstances.
Master Gardener of our mind
Just as garderner cultivate his garden by watering, keeping it free from weeds to bear flowers and fruits, man should tend to garden his mind by weeding out wrong and impure thoughts.
We are what we think about! We are advised to dream lofty dreams, and as we dream, so shall we become. Success starts from a dream, we have to take the right actions to fulfill those dreams.