The Art of Public Speaking by Dale Carnagay (aka Carnegie) and Joseph B. Esenwein is a manual for people who have to speak in public, and it is still in use today. Whether the occasion in question is sharing travel experiences with friends, a toast for newly-weds, or a public debate, the tips and tricks collected in this book will come handy anywhere.
The book describes how to make effective use of one's voice and gestures, how to gain and convey confidence in front of a large audience, and which methods to use to convert the listeners to one's own cause. Each chapter contains... read more
Man’s mind may be likened to a garden, which may be intelligently cultivated or allowed to run wild; but whether cultivated or neglected, it must, and will, bring forth. If no useful seeds are put into it, then an abundance of useless weed-seeds will fall therein, and will continue to produce their kind . . . Man is buffeted by circumstances so long as he believes himself to be the creature of outside conditions, but when he realizes that he is a creative power, and that he may command the hidden soil and seeds of his being out of which circumstances grow, he then becomes the rightful master of himself.
As A Man Thinketh by James Allen is a true Success Manual classic. Written more than 100 years ago - first published in 1903 to be exact - this little gem is brimming with Wisdom.
I first read this classic about 20 years ago and was immediately captivated by its wealth of knowledge. Although the entire book may be read in less than an hour, I would fixate on a paragraph for hours, drinking the enlightenment that flowed from the text. I had discovered a treasure.
To this day, I continue to read As A Man Thinketh. It is a guide book, upon which scores of other books, lectures, teachings and other materials written by many others, including other Success Masters, have been based. Although I have read it hundreds of times, each new reading brings forth new pearls of wisdom to apply to my ... read more
Fif Thousand Useful Phrases - A Practical Handbook Of Pertinent Expressions, Striking Similes, Literary, Commercial, Conversational, And Oratorical Terms, For The Embellishment Of Speech And Literature, And The Improvement Of The Vocabulary Of Those Persons Who Read, Write, And Speak English is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by Grenville Kleiser is in the English language. If you enjoy the works of Grenville Kleiser then we highly recommend this publication for your book collection.... read more