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8 Attributes of Great Achievers [Kindle Edition]

Cameron C. Taylor
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

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Book Description

This book is filled with inspiring stories from the lives of great achievers past and present including: Christopher Columbus, George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, The Wright Brothers, Abraham Lincoln, Gandhi, Winston Churchill, Walt Disney, Warren Buffet, and others.

From this book, you will learn:
•How Winston Churchill’s optimism enable England to withstand the attacks of Hitler and eventually win the war.
•How Walt Disney used the power of goals to create (Snow White, Disneyland, etc.) and make his dreams come true.
•Why George Washington carried a bloody sash with him throughout his life.
•Powerful experiences from the Wright Brothers on taking the initiative.
•Stories on honesty from billionaire Jon Huntsman that illustrate that nice guys really can and do finish first in life.
•15 principles to build strong, uplifting relationships.
•Principles every parent must know to raise productive, self-sufficient children and grandchildren.
•How a World War II concentration camp prisoner was able to remain strong, happy, and peaceful even in the worst of environments.
•How Gandhi’s “experiment with truth” enabled him to go from a shy boy and an average man to the leader of 500 million people who called him “The Great Soul.”
•How top CEOs used the principle of abundance to increase productivity and profits.
•Inspiring stories on persistence and overcoming failures from Columbus, Sam Walton, and the lives of other great achievers.


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  • File Size: 234 KB
  • Print Length: 160 pages
  • Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B00486U4LM
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #94,373 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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10 of 11 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent! January 21, 2011
Format:Paperback
A quick and excellent read with interesting and deep stories evidencing each of the 8 attributes through the historical figures from the cover who exhibit them:
1 Responsible
2 Creator
3 Independent
4 Humble
5 Honest
6 Optimistic
7 Vision
8 Persistent
I enjoyed it more than any book I've read in quite a while; I had a hard time putting it down. Only 148 pages.
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6 of 7 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars so-so May 4, 2012
By Jlo
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
This book was less than inspiring. It was a bit choppy and not exactly well written. It was an easy read, however, and made a three hour flight fly by.
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5 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Life changing book August 11, 2010
By Kumaran
Format:Paperback
When I wanted to buy a book I will always read about the author to see how successful he is. When I got this book, I read the success of this author who created a multimillion dollar business in his 20's and I liked it and I bought this book. I can say it happily that my thought process has changed every since I read this book. I finished it in 3 days. I couldn't keep the book down. I am thankful to the author and I now realize that pen is mightier than sword. He is my favorite author next to Napoleon Hill.

Looking forward to read other books of his.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great read June 19, 2013
Format:Kindle Edition
I would highly recommend this book for anyone of any age looking to improve their current and future impact in the world.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Delightful May 22, 2013
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Wish I had read this earlier in my life. I do believe I adhered to many of these principles, but hadn't truely believed I was successful. I may not be rich, but I've been happy, so that makes me a success. This book will enrich your life and spirit.
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2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Life Changing to say the Least January 27, 2013
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
I was lucky enough to get the book for free on Kindle. This is my very first review on any item on Amazon.com and I've been ordering on a steady basis since 1999. I thought this book is worthy of my effort and praise.
I started reading this book last night and am 1/2 way through today. At the risk of sounding cliche, this book is really starting to change the way I see and will live life. This is coming from a someone who's frequently pessimistic, imagining the worst possible scenario, and whose glass is always half empty.

Thank you, Mr. Cameron C. Taylor and thank you Amazon.com.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars July 1, 2014
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Excellent information! This is the kind of book that makes a difference!
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4.0 out of 5 stars Good Stories December 10, 2013
By Jason
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
This book contained a lot of good stories from some of the worlds greatest people. Stories that show the qualities these men and woman possessed. Educational and inspiring book.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Learning From Adversity
This book about overcoming adversity to achieve your goals. The author uses examples of great leaders in different fields to illustrate his ideas. Read more
Published 9 months ago by Ricky KImsey
5.0 out of 5 stars Great read
Great read. Very interesting and motivating real life situations of famous people will guide you to become a better prepared person when similar situations show up in your personal... Read more
Published 11 months ago by Hendrickx
5.0 out of 5 stars Achievers
Very informative and for the price can't complain. Got this ebook for free and I would say I will not pay RRP price for it.
Published 11 months ago by pnoybuyer
4.0 out of 5 stars Good book and a quick read
If you are looking for a quick read on successful people and their recipe for success. This is a good one.
Published 11 months ago by John Hays
4.0 out of 5 stars 8 Attributes
I liked the short stories and this reading simply added on my previous self improvement books that I have read.
Published 13 months ago by Raul Acevedo
5.0 out of 5 stars It Makes Sense
Written in easy to understand language and structures so you can identify yourself and your shortcomings. Highly recommend for anyone who is looking to get ahead in life.
Published 17 months ago by Tony T 2
3.0 out of 5 stars Standard Motivational Book
I got a new Kindle and quickly started downloading a bunch of apps and books. I downloaded this book and realized it wasn’t for me. It bored me very quickly. Read more
Published 18 months ago by Morgen
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More About the Author

Cameron C. Taylor is a nationally recognized scholar who has been invited to present lectures and seminars to organizations all across the country. Cameron's books have been endorsed by Ken Blanchard, co-author of "The One Minute Manager", Dr. Stephen R. Covey, author of "The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People", Billionaire Jon Huntsman, Sr., Rich DeVos, owner of the Orlando Magic, William Danko, PhD, co-author of "The Millionaire Next Door", and many others. Cameron graduated with honors from business school and is the founder of several companies. He is also a founder of The Glorious Cause of America Institute and serves on its board of directors. Cameron is a recipient of the Circle of Honor Award for being an "exceptional example of honor, integrity, and commitment." He lives in Idaho with his wife and three children. Cameron is a gifted teacher and presenter who has been invited to speak at hundreds of meetings with excellent reviews.

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