I think it is insane that most people don’t read books… people don’t believe that millions of dollars of wisdom could be contained in a $12 softcover book. You’re fucking wrong. People who have been through a lifetime of struggle and lessons offer the very best pearls of what they learned and will sit down for a year or two with other writers to help them to jot that down so that in a week, you can learn what they learned
Tony Robbins: Awake the giant within
The acknowledged expert in the psychology of change, Anthony Robbins provides a step-by-step program teaching the fundamental lessons of self-mastery that will enable you to discover your true purpose, take control of your life, and harness the forces that shape your destiny.
Ryan Holiday: Ego is the enemy
Many of us insist the main impediment to a full, successful life is the outside world. In fact, the most common enemy lies within: our ego. Early in our careers, it impedes learning and the cultivation of talent. With success, it can blind us to our faults and sow future problems. In failure, it magnifies each blow and makes recovery more difficult. At every stage, ego holds us back.
Robert B. Cialdini PH.D: Influence the psychology of persuasion
You’ll learn the six universal principles, how to use them to become a skilled persuader—and how to defend yourself against them. Perfect for people in all walks of life, the principles of Influence will move you toward profound personal change and act as a driving force for your success.
David Deida: The way of the superior man
In The Way of the Superior Man, Deida explores the most important issues in men’s lives—from career and family to women and intimacy to love and spirituality
Dale Carnegie: How to win friends & influence people
Dale Carnegie’s rock-solid, time-tested advice has carried countless people up the ladder of success in their business and personal lives. One of the most groundbreaking and timeless bestsellers of all time, How to Win Friends & Influence People will teach you: