"A magnificent tome! It would be hard for any reader NOT to get something to make their life more successful." -- Naomi Cescotto, The Australian Investors Association
"Butler-Bowdon writes with infectious enthusiasm. He's a true scholar of this type of literature." -- USA Today
"Highly readable...a smorgasbord of some of the best thinking on what success really means." -- Ken Blanchard, co-author of THE ONE MINUTE MANAGER and THE SECRET
"I can't imagine needing any other success book...every piece of wisdom you'll ever need to make your life extraordinary." -- Cheryl Richardson, author of Life Makeovers
"I only wish this book had been available years ago--it could have saved me countless hours. Very highly recommended." -- Jim Ewan, vice-president, The Speakers Association
"Incredible...the very best of success literature ever written--in one easy book that you can read and reread for years." -- Brian Tracy, author of
"Prosperity, motivation, leadership or life success...this volume will help you locate a book to guide you on your way." -- Imagine Magazine
"Timeless business lessons and personal insights...that anyone can apply to his or her own life." -- Soundview Executive Book Summaries
Contains some of the very best success literature ever written. Highly recommended. -- Dr. Catherine Ponder, Keys to Prosperity, February 2005
From the Publisher
Searching for a better career? Pursuing a new direction? Seeking a path to authentic achievement? Millions of us are drawn each year to find the one great book that will capture our imagination and inspire us to chart a course to personal and professional fulfillment. 50 SUCCESS CLASSICS is the first and only bite-sized guide to the most important and inspiring works that have already demonstrated their power to change lives.
Following his recent bestseller 50 SELF-HELP CLASSICS, Tom Butler-Bowdon is back with this wide-ranging collection of enduring works of the literary and the legendary: pioneering thinkers, philosophers, and powerful leaders who have shown us how to "Think and Grow Rich", develop "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People", become "The One-Minute Manager", solve the challenging puzzle of "Who Moved My Cheese?" and discover "The Art of Worldly Wisdom". Mapping the road to prosperity, motivation and life success, this one-of-a-kind introduction to the success classics summarizes each books key ideas to make clear how these timeless insights and techniques can inform, inspire, and illuminate a path to enduring achievement.