Classic Self-Improvement Personal Development eBooks


A Book About You – Matter in motion and ether under strain constitute the fundamental principles with which we have to do in physics. These are both vibratory activities. We speak of them as if there were two principles; there is, however, but one principle with a dual manifestation: it is cause and effect. Matter in motion puts ether under strain, ether under strain puts matter into motion. All phenomena in the Universe are the result of the operation of this basic principle. Let us check up on those with which we are most familiar.

A Message to Garcia – is a quick read and reminder that the world is in desperate need of people who spend less time complaining, pondering, posturing, posing, and back-stabbing, you name it….but actually get things done.

Above Life’s Turmoil – I looked around upon the world, and saw that it was shadowed by sorrow and scorched by the fierce fires of suffering. And I looked for the cause. I looked around, but could not find it. I looked in books, but could not find it. I looked within, and found there both the cause and the self-made nature of that cause.

Acres of Diamonds – Considered by many to be one of the finest speeches ever written, Acres of Diamonds offers a multitude of lessons about the rewards of work, education, and finding the riches of life in one’s own back yard.

As a Man Thinketh – This little volume (the result of meditation and experience) is not intended as an exhaustive treatise on the much-written-upon subject of the power of thought. It is suggestive rather than explanatory, its object being to stimulate men and women to the discovery and perception of the truth that “They themselves are makers of themselves” by virtue of the thoughts which they choose and encourage.

Both Riches and Honor – by Annie Rix Militz. The world needs to learn the spiritual science of wealth, and your home can be a classroom.

Byways to Blessedness – Life is full of beginnings. They are presented every day and every hour to every person. Most beginnings are small, and appear trivial and insignificant, but in reality they are the most important things in life.

Calm Yourself – This was a public lecture delivered at the Harvard Medical School, March 16, 1913 under the title, “How to Cultivate Emotional Poise in a Strenuous Age.” The title was changed at the suggestion of the publishers. Their choice seems peculiarly appropriate, since it intimates that the desired accomplishment rests with the reader.

Edinburgh Lectures on Mental Science – This eBook contains the substance of a course of lectures given by Thomas Troward in 1904. Its purpose is to indicate the Natural Principles governing the relation between Mental Action and Material Conditions, and thus to afford the student an intelligible starting-point for the practical study of the subject.

Happiness and Marriage – Some dear relatives of mine proposed Ada as my future bride. I like Ada and I gladly accepted the offer, and I mean to wed her about the middle of this year. Is this a working of the Law of Attraction?

How to Get What You Want – by Orison Swett Marden is simply one of the best motivational novels I have read. It is heart wrenching yet to the point and goes into the basics of changing your life to be more fulfilling and successful by applying the dynamic laws of success and prosperity that are available to all of us. It keeps you interested and gets you right into the main characters.

How to Stay Well – by Christian D. Larson “Perfect health should be sought by everybody and sought with unceasing persistence. To fail in health is to fail, in a measure, in everything. To continue in poor health is to continue in a condition where no faculty or power can give itself justice. To add to one’s health is to make it possible to add to one’s power, one’s worth, one’s usefulness and one’s efficiency. To gain perfect health is to gain possession of one of the most important factors in the making of your life all that nature demands it should be.” – excerpt from How to Stay Well.

How to Turn Your Ability Into Cash – By following the secrets revealed by Earl Prevette in the How to Turn Your Ability into Cash ebook, you will be able to rid yourself of negative thinking and quickly and easily achieve the dreams you previously thought unachievable…

Law of Success – Napoleon Hill – These are excerpts from his course on the fundamentals of Success.

The Master Key System – This is the Classic by Charles F Haanel it is a left-brain course (practical) that will drastically improve your life, regardless of your current circumstances.

The Mastery of Destiny – This is a must have for any person on the path of enlightenment. The perfect follow up read to ‘As A Man Thinketh’. Relevant today although written almost 100 years ago. Absolutely fascinating, soul inspiring and a real guide to mastering ones destiny.

The New Psychology – The supreme charm of The New Psychology by Charles F Haanel is the practical character of its teachings – the clarity and simplicity of its expression. Unlike many works that attempt to present psychical truths, it is not a tangled skein of disconnected thoughts, but an orderly, logical, and well-reasoned system.

The New Science of Living and Healing – by Wallace D Wattles.
This book contends that it takes a great deal of argument to make
the average man and woman understand that strength is renewed in
sleep and that they grow weaker, not stronger by eating. He
believes it is the brain that needs to be recharged and that the
reader would do well to find out the smallest quantity of food
upon which they can live and work without losing weight and live
on it.

The Path of Prosperity – not “to” prosperity, suggests there is more to prosperity than a destination of riches.  By traveling this path, we enter prosperity immediately and remain as long as we remain on the path.  James Allen teaches that prosperity is more an attitude than a position.  As such, we don’t suffer from evil, but learn from it, realizing the entirety of our world is but mental image, we gain power over our entire world, living in happiness and prosperity, whatever our circumstances.

Power of Concentration – It is of the utmost value to learn how to concentrate. To make the greatest success of anything you must be able to concentrate your entire thought upon the idea you are working on.

The Power of Silence – The production of these volumes was begun with the conviction that philosophy and life may be brought nearer, that practical interests put new demands upon philosophy; while the practical man may be greatly benefited by the study of idealistic first principles. Hence the point of view is midway between the world of exact thinking and the world of actual living.

The POWER of Your Subconscious Mind – I have seen miracles happen to men and women in all walks of life all over the world. Miracles will happen to your, too – when you begin using the magic power of your subconscious mind. This book is designed to teach you that your habitual thinking and imagery mold, fashion, and create your destiny; for as a man thinketh in his sub-conscious mind, so is he.

Power Through Constructive Thinking by Emmet Fox – Based on Emmet Fox’s simple message that “thoughts are things” and all potential lies in their creative and constructive use, these thirty-one inspiring essays show how to have it all–health, healing, happiness and a liberated spirit–through the power of constructive thought.

Science of Getting Rich – Discover an amazingly practical, PROVEN prosperity program from a forgotten 1910 classic.

Science of Mind – The Science of Mind by Ernest Shurtleff Holmes originally copyrighted and published in 1926 has lain dormant in the back room of time.

Science of Success – This very rare book was originally published in 1914, and within its pages are contained a very workable formula for achieving success and fulfillment in all areas of life. This makes an excellent companion volume for “How to Attract Success” written by her husband, F.W. Sears.

Think & Grow Rich – Even if it is 70+ years since this book was written, it is still a highly respected and read book. It has sold millions of copies and is a “Bible” for people who are searching financial freedom. The essence of the book is Napoleon Hill’s famous statement: “Everything your mind can conceive, you can achieve” The title says the same, in different words: Think and Grow Rich

Thought Forces in Business and Everyday Life – by William Walker Atkinson is an excellent follow up to PRACTICAL MENTAL INFLUENCE taking the reader into greater depth and expertise in utilizing mental capacities for vibratory thoughts and the way they can empower or disempower your life. Simply fascinating.

Thought Vibration – Thought Vibration by William Walker Atkinson – Written in 1906 this book is as current and relevant today as it was a century ago. Atkinson, a somewhat forgotten New Thought pioneer, was also an attorney, merchant, publisher, editor and author of more than 100 books, many under pseudonyms.

Your Forces and How to Use Them – “There are a million energies in man. What may we not become when we learn to use them all?” This is the declaration of the poet; and though poetry is usually inspired by transcendental visions, and therefore more or less impressed with apparent exaggerations, nevertheless there is in this poetic expression far more actual, practical truth than we may at first believe.

Your Heritage by Walter Lanyon – The simple manner in which Mr. Lanyon states the Truth enables the reader to grasp the Spiritual principles for themselves and put them into practice in their daily lives. Although he wrote from a Christian perspective, his books appeal to all seeking Spiritual Truth. He felt that the very simplicity of the Word was the point that baffled most Truth students.

Your Invisible Power – These pages have been written for the purpose of furnishing you a key to the attainment of your desires, and to explain that fear should be entirely banished from your consciousness in order for you to obtain possession of the things you want.

The Way of Peace – (James Allen) For all who are “seeking”, if meditation is not part of your search, you are merely wandering in the dark. The Way of Peace is your guide to the power of meditation; self and truth.