13 Paradigm-Shattering Books to Open Your Mind

Some books are like an ice cold glass of water on a hot day. They’re immediately refreshing, and you finish the entire book in one sitting.

1. A 2,000 year old library of wisdom by one of the world’s greatest leaders

Meditations by Marcus Aurelius

2. An exhaustive research study of the habits and behaviors of millionaires

The Millionaire Next Door: The Surprising Secrets of America’s Wealthy by Thomas J. Stanley

3. A timeless parable that reveals how to become rich, wealthy, and prosperous

The Richest Man in Babylon by George Samuel Clason

4. Become an insanely positive thinker with a simple mindset tweak

Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol Dweck

5. A collection of wisdom & life principles that have stood the test of time

The Business of Living by Frank Crane

6. Turn your largest challenges into your greatest advantages

The Obstacle is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials Into Triumphs by Ryan Holiday

7. Mastering the trait that allows you to overcome anything

Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckworth

8. A blunt mental training curriculum on how to become lethal in anything you do

Relentless: From Good to Great to Unstoppable by Tim Grover

9. A study explaining how to become a master of anything through Deliberate Practice

Peak: Secrets From the New Science of Expertise by Anders Erricson

10. The holy grail of starting a sustainable, self-run personal business

The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9–5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich by Tim Ferriss

11. A guide to learn how to quit your full-time job and start working for yourself

The Icarus Deception: How High Will You Fly? by Seth Godin

12. A simple 6-step guide how to wake up early and have uber-productive mornings

The Miracle Morning: The Not-So-Obvious Secret Guaranteed to Transform Your Life (Before 8AM) by Hal Elrod

13. A no-nonsense motivational kick in the butt on doing the work you need to do

Do the Work: Overcome Resistance and Get Out of Your Own Way by Steven Pressfield

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