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... is the most successful personal development book ever written. It was first published in 1937 and has since sold over 70 million copies.
This tremendously successful book was written by the late Napoleon Hill. He was an American author of the new thought movement.
SIMILAR ARTICLES & IDEAS:
Thinking - the mixture of initiative, faith, willingness to win, and resilience - is more conducive to success than any other feature.
... is the one stage that links thoughts and actions together:
Thoughts → Committment (or Desire) → Action.
It means convincing yourself that your goal is achievable.
With a specific end in mind, practice convincing your mind of the opportunity to realize that goal, and after a while, your mind will start to subconsciously act on behalf of your belief system.
Napoleon Hill was said to be an advisor to two presidents: Woodrow Wilson and Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
In fact, there’s no evidence whatsoever outside of Hill’s own writings that Hill ...
Napoleon Hill’s most infamous claim was that he met and interviewed at length the industrialist Andrew Carnegie in 1908.
Andrew Carnegie's biographer David Nasaw found no evidence of any sort that Carnegie and Hill ever met.
Napoleon Hill tried his hand at a number of businesses. But at every turn, there was some kind of shady dealing that would cause his business ventures to crumble.
Promoters of Hill claim that it was all a matter of bad luck, and Hill's naivety. However, there are only so many times that a man can be arrested for the sale of unlicensed stock, altering checks, and outright theft, before you have to question the official history.