Sandeep Maheshwari is a name among millions who struggled, failed and surged ahead in search of success, happiness and contentment. Just like any other middle class guy, he too had a bunch of unclear dreams and a blurred vision of his goals in life. All he had was an undying learning attitude to hold on to. Rowing through ups and downs, it was time that taught him the true meaning of his life.
Here are 14 books recommended by Sandeep Maheshwari you must read:
Who Moved My Cheese? by Spencer Johnson
A story which is so simple yet so effective. The central theme of the novel is to embrace change and move with time. Though the story is crisp and short it would definitely question your thinking and would leave you with an impactful message about various aspects of life and time.
The Magic of Thinking Big by David J. Schwartz
The book talks about realizing and unlocking your true potential and thinking big in life. It acts as a guide for its reader as to how one should convert his/her goals into actions and how to gain confidence in order to eliminate fear from life. The book is highly recommended by Sandeep Maheshwari for personal development of an individual.
Think & Grow Rich by Napolean Hill
One of the popular book in the genre of business, strategy, and management deals with realizing the richness of life and not only wealth. The book talks about accepting all the positives in life while keeping away the negative thoughts. It focuses on making the readers understand the importance of mind and personal belief and how they impact our success in life.
The Power of Positive Thinking by Norman Vincent Peale
The book is based on the laws of spirituality and has Bible references to give support to various laws stated and instead of giving theoretical teachings, the book has the practical approach of seeing things. The book not only calms your mind but also fills it with faith and positivity.
How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie
One of the most popular novels makes you revisit your past to analyze your mistakes. Also, it makes you realize different ways of dealing with problems in order to tackle them effectively. The book focuses on changing your attitude towards people so that they may like you. A book which is highly recommended for college goers and people incorporate.
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey
The book focuses upon continuous improvement in an individual by inculcating 7 habits in day-to-day life. The first three habits talk about how to control your own thinking and the next 3 habits targets on how to improve your social life. In the entire book, the author stresses character ethics and personal ethics which can be seen in modern literature.
Unlimited Power by Anthony Robbins
A great book which deals with the various complex situation of life and provides subtle solutions as to how to manage these situations effectively. The book focuses upon the overall personal development of the individual as well as gives great life lessons which will remain with you even after finishing the book.
Chicken Soup for the Unsinkable Soul
The book is well-written and has short but great inspirational stories of people who have gone through tough times and how they were able to manage it and what valuable lessons they learned from it. The book is very uplifting and filled with motivational words to inspire and motivate its readers.
Marketing Management by Philip Kotler
A wonderful book for understanding the basic marketing terms and the business concept as a whole. A book which is useful for newbies and experts alike is filled with lots of examples to learn from and moreover, the book’s content and examples are more or less updated with the launch of every new edition.
See You At The Top by Zig Ziglar
An entertaining and informative book which is fun to read and the uniqueness of this book lies with “the end”. The end of all negative thoughts, actions, and negative reactions. The book doesn’t belong to a particular category rather it can be classified as parenting/ personal development/ self-help. Altogether, it is an inspiring book with the unique character making it a must-read for all.
You can Heal Your Life by Louise L. Hay
A book which is recommended for people who are going through difficult time in life. It’s a healing book which makes you accept the difference in life and broadens your perspective to look beyond these hardships and focus on what is good in life. A very well-written book to garner peace in life.
Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
A must-read book for people who are searching for the true meaning of life. The book provides perspective on how to be happy and very briefly explains the definition of happiness and how can one find happiness in their daily life. The book is packed with ample knowledge for readers to grasp about life and happiness as a whole.
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
The book talks briefly about life, our objectives and the purpose of our existence. It follows the story of a shepherd boy named Santiago who is in search of treasure. The journey he makes you realize the importance of hope in life. The book is filled with positivity and inspiration. A must-read for all.
Jonathan Livingston Seagull: A Story by Richard Bach
The book is self-motivating and inspirational in its approach. It follows the story of a seagull named as Jonathan Livingston and states that nothing is impossible in life, to look beyond the possibilities and find your own true self. A very well written book highlighting the deeper meaning of life which needs to be understood by all.