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As a Man Thinketh Audiobook

As a Man Thinketh

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Publisher's Summary

This audiobook version of As A Man Thinketh is true to the original. Every word written by James Allen is spoken with clarity and authority by the narrator, making it easy to remember the information and absorb the timeless wisdom.

This short audiobook, originally published in 1902, has had a huge impact in the field of personal development. It is regarded as one of the most important books of the new thought era. It's written in such a way that makes it easy to understand the most powerful message you could ever learn.

The introduction of the audiobook summarizes the idea beautifully:

Mind is the Master-power that moulds and makes,

And Man is Mind, and evermore he takes

The tool of Thought, and, shaping what he wills,

Brings forth a thousand joys, a thousand ills:

He thinks in secret, and it comes to pass:

Environment is but his looking-glass.

©2007 Thinking Stuff LLC (P)2007 Thinking Stuff LLC

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    Rob 05/11/2016
    Rob 05/11/2016 Member Since 2015
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    "Still relevant today"

    This book is referred to a lot and once read/listened to yo Wil understand why. A lot of today concepts are born from this book. Easy to sit through in one session with more usable info than a lot of longer books

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Paul Davies 20/09/2016
    Paul Davies 20/09/2016 Member Since 2016
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    "Principles hold sway in modern times"

    This book is a quasi-spiritual text, that could be companions to many eastern philosophies that have become popular in modern society.

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    Timothy 30/03/2015
    Timothy 30/03/2015 Member Since 2014
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    "Buy it."

    Listen to it, action it. Repeat!
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    Listen to it, action it. Repeat!
    You get the picture.

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  • Ana Guardia
    Panama
    10/11/14
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    "Clear and beautiful"
    Would you consider the audio edition of As a Man Thinketh to be better than the print version?

    I love the comparison between mind and garden. How we grow has to do with what we choose to cultivate and what we choose to weed out. The message really resonated with me and had a strong immediate effect on my consciousness. We easily forget our own power and this is a good reminder, a small step back to get a clearer view. It's short and it is a pleasure so I'll probably listen to it again.


    What does Brian Holsopple bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    I think his pacing is just right.


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    Yes, but I didn't seat, I went for a walk, that is why I use audiobooks.


    6 of 6 people found this review helpful
  • Sam
    Honolulu, Hawaii
    21/02/15
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    "Epic book, epic narration. Must."

    The title summarizes my opinion on this great audio book. Recommended without hesitation. Excellent. Thanks

    5 of 5 people found this review helpful
  • Chris L
    8/11/15
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    "I listen to this book every week."
    Would you consider the audio edition of As a Man Thinketh to be better than the print version?

    The narration by Brian Holsopple was exceptionally good. It makes it a joy to listen to this audiobook over and over again.


    What did you like best about this story?

    The story is succinct and to the point. It covers the most important aspects of taking control of our own minds, with poetic and evocative language.


    What about Brian Holsopple’s performance did you like?

    Brian Holsopple has an excellent voice for narration and paces the reading of the book perfectly.


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    This book helps me to find resolve and focus when I find my mind wandering to dark and destructive places. It gives me peace of mind.


    Any additional comments?

    If you value being in control of your mind, but sometimes struggle with maintaining that focus, this book will quickly help you get back on track. It's a masterpiece of writing, narrated with excellence.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
  • Boris
    14/07/15
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    "Read this!"

    Great book. Great narration. If you allow, this book will change you. This audiobook is almost more powerful and meaningful with this narrator.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
  • Rhett
    6/07/15
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    "Everyone and their dog needs this book!"

    It's quick, and if the principles are taking on will change your life! It's also a great gift for others

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
  • Amazon Customer
    26/10/15
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    "life changer."

    I listen to it everyday while running. it has changes my life to say the least..

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
  • Kristian
    3/06/15
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    "Excellent !!"

    Thank you for offering this wonderful book in your library. I am thankful to be able to listen everyday.

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
  • Joshua
    22/07/16
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    "great book, very inspiring!"

    quick listen, but powerful enough to elevate your vision! I would definitely recomend this book to anyone!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Josefine
    9/07/15
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    "Virtuos classic with great debth"

    So many sentences of importance and of great inspiration. When studying growth, progress and development, this is a must-read/listen.

    2 of 3 people found this review helpful
  • leashia
    Okanogan, Washington, United States
    30/06/15
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    "Loved every word"

    This book exceeded my expectations. This is a very necessary message for the world today. Own the life you created for yourself. If you don't like your life then change. Excellent book!

    2 of 3 people found this review helpful
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  • dreemuk
    London, England
    6/08/14
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    "Great timeless book and very good narration"
    What made the experience of listening to As a Man Thinketh the most enjoyable?

    I like the narration. I listened to several excerpts and this is one of the best narrations for this book.


    What other book might you compare As a Man Thinketh to, and why?

    This book is about changing your character and have it reflect in your external circumstances. I find it more practical than some of the other 'law of attraction' books so I'll even compare it to a very practical self-help book like On Form by James E. Loehr and Tony Schwartz.


    What does Brian Holsopple bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you had only read the book?

    I liked the commanding voice of the narrator compared to many other audio books I've listened to.


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    Yes


    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • peter mullan
    28/11/16
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    "school curriculum "

    Why this book isn't part of the education system here I don't know! Such simple logic that everyone should know before the age of ten. the world would only benefit in all ways.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • J. Douglas-de-fenzi
    Leeds
    18/10/16
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    "Positive thoughts & self determination"

    excellent book which i found extremely relevant despite being written about 100 yrs ago. I found it an excellent accompaniment to Full Catastrophe Living by Jon Kabat-Zinn

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • JR
    31/08/16
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    "Principles to live by"

    A good listen.

    Short. Full of principles to live by.
    Have already listened twice, and on second listen got even more.
    I suspect that the more I listen, the more I will hear.
    Highly recommend this book.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Lentsoe Joey Mashike
    Bristol UK
    10/06/16
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    "Epic"

    The other book that's 3rd best from the Bible.
    I love the wisdom in this book, so profound.

    I listen to this book everyday to work in my car, got it on repeat everyday, I kid you not.

    This book is life if you follow the principles.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Benedikt
    31/05/16
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    "Heavy stuff"

    I really struggled to stay focused while listening to this book. I listened to it four times full of will to learn and listen but my mind kept wandering off. Not really on point. But there are good points in there.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • paul
    13/05/16
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    "Timeless"

    You are (indeed) what you think. Timeless classic for all generations. You will not be disappointed

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • John Halkett
    14/04/16
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    "Enjoyable and peaceful"

    Really glad that I have just finished this book in one sitting. Need to read after reflections. Lot of food for thought.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • ANNA Marie
    12/11/15
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    "Excellent"

    Excellent !! Everyone in the world should listen to this. The world would be a wonderful place if the lessons were applied.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Luke Mooney
    29/07/15
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    "Exceptional and timeless"

    I have read many thought based philosophical books, this is a true classic and shows the principles are the same 100 years ago as they are now !

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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