Nine books that can change your life

By Leana Bisa
On 14 juillet 2022 at 01:18

Reading is a good habit. It is a sure way to relax and also educational since you benefit from what you read. Here are some suggestions on what to read, specifically the self help genre.

Atomic habits

Atomic habits was originally published in 2018. It was written by James Clear. The book is about the different habits, how to build good habits and how to destroy bad ones in ourselves. This book can help those who have struggled with certain habits for a long time.

The subtle art of not giving a f * ck

The subtle art of not giving a f*ck was originally published in 2016 and written by Mark Manson. It is a non-fiction book about how to live a good and better life. In this book, the author shows how people are bothered by the most insignificant little things that are not worthy of our time and energy.

Mark Manson talks about how one can avoid being bothered for the less important things in life and how people should look at the world and life in a different way than they normally do.

The psychology of money

This book was published in 2020 and was written by Morgan Housel. In this book, the author discusses how one can use one’s money for profit.

He talks about financial literacy in investing, saving and how to use money on a daily basis.

12 rules for life

Written by psychologist Jordan Peterson,12 rules for life was published in 2018. In this book, the author shows that life is a balance between good and bad, chaos and order, ups and downs and highs and lows.

Peterson outlines how one can navigate all that based on his own testimony, psychological principles, ethics, human thinking, religion and more.

Ikigai : The Japanese secret to living a long life

Ikigai was published in 2016. It was written by Francesc Miralles and Hector Garcia. In this book, the authors describe certain Japanese lifestyles that make them live long. Currently, Japan has the highest life expectancy in the whole world.

The One thing

It is a 2012 book by Gary W. Keller and Jay Papasan. The book is about how one can simplify one’s workload by focusing on one important thing that ties together all the workload.

The third door

The author of this book, Alex Bayan, has followed some of the world’s most influential and successful people such as Bill Gates. He was on a quest to find how they got to be so successful.

He shares his findings in these books as a way to help others unlock the secret of their success. It was published in 2018.

How to stop worrying and start living

It is a book by Dale Carnegie published in 1948. It encourages readers to seek peace of mind and live with no worries about the future.

Man’s search for meaning

It is a book written by Viktor Frankl and published in 1946. In this book, Viktor Frankl describes his experiences as a prisoner in Nazi concentration camps during World War II. He explained his psychotherapeutic methods that kept him sane. He would give himself a goal and imagine its result.