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50+ Legendary Books That Will Change Your Life

Simple, excellent and practical knowledge from our collective human intelligence.

Great books are like great adventures, they keep you on your toes and they are over before you know it. Everyone wants to read a great book. This is by no means a complete list of all the awesome books ever written, reading all of these is like dipping your big toe in the ocean — or maybe it’s more like going skinny dipping. Either way, in this list, you’ll find nothing but mind-blowing epiphanies brought to you from the world’s greatest minds of all time.

THE DEFINITIVE READING LIST

Biographies:

Autobiography of a Yogi — Paramahansa Yogananda

On The Road — Jack Kerouac

The Autobiography — Benjamin Franklin

Meditations — Marcus Aurelius

The Road To Assisi: St. Francis — Paul Sabatier

The Last Lecture — Randy Pausch

Classics:

Bhagavad Gita — A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

The Art of War — Sun Tzu

The Meaning of Life — Dalai Lama

Self Liberation — John Reynolds

Candide — Voltaire

The Iliad — Homer

The Doors of Perception — Aldous Huxley

The Prophet — Kahlil Gibran

Common Sense — Thomas Paine

Self Reliance — Ralph Waldo Emerson

The Yoga Sutras — Patanjali

Social Psychology:

Collective Genius — Linda Hill

Power of Habit — Charles Duhigg

Slow Sex — Nicole Daedone

How to Win Friends and Influence People — Dale Carnegie

How to Create a Mind — Ray Kurzweil

The Checklist Manifesto — Atul Gawande

Mindset — Carol Dweck

The Art of Learning — Josh Waitzkin

The Social Animal — David Brooks

Moonwalking With Einstein — Joshua Foer

Creating Your Life:

What Color Is Your Parachute — Richard Nelson Bolles

Striking Thoughts — Bruce Lee

The Alchemist — Paolo Coelho

How To Be A Gentleman — John Bridges

Art and Fear — David Bayles and Ted Orland

The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success — Deepak Chopra

As A Man Thinketh — James Allen

The Road Less Travelled — M. Scott Peck

The Psychedelic Experience — Timothy Leary, Ralph Metzer, Ram Dass

Life Science:

The Mayan Factor — Jose Arguelles

Fabric of the Cosmos — Brian Greene

Silent Spring — Rachel Carson

The Green Thoreau — Henry David Thoreau

Farmacology — Daphne Miller

Fiction:

The Great Gatsby — F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Giver — Lois Lowry

Ayn Rand — Atlas Shrugged

The Little Prince — Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Falling Up — Shel Silverstein

Oh, The Places You’ll Go — Dr. Seuss

Adventures of Tom Sawyer — Mark Twain

Health and Wellness:

You Are Your Own Gym — Mark Lauren

Yoga Hygiene Simplified — Sri Yogendra

Intro To Biohacking — Ari Meisel

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People — Stephen Covey

Creative Visualization — Shakti Gawain

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