Has your life become less fulfilling lately? You have a painful feeling that you need to do something else, but you don't know exactly what it is?
There are many books around that will inspire you and help you understand what is missing in your life. If you really want to live a more authentic life and be as good as possible, you should familiarize yourself with some of the best books that will help you find and achieve your goal.
Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert
Elizabeth Gilbert is a best-selling author and this is her creative manifesto. She believes that you should show up and push through the inevitable self-doubt. Stay focused, find joy in what you’re doing. As long as you keep going, you will be rewarded by the “strange jewels” of inspiration and magic that she believes is in all of us.
Breakfast with Buddha by Roland Merullo
Unusual for a self-help book, Breakfast with Buddha is a novel, but it deals with the human condition and life choices because an unexpected pair of men, one, a successful businessman, and the other – a homeless man – go on a journey through modern America.
F*ck Feelings by Michael Bennett MD & Sarah Bennett
F*ck Feelings is a collection of funny, insightful, and useful essays by a psychiatrist and his comedian daughter. The authors help us understand how to stop worrying about what we can’t control and start living a life full of meaning and joy. In a world where over-thinking leads to paralysis by analysis, this book teaches you to stop being a people-pleaser, to be okay with being alone, to give up self-blame, and to stop worrying about what everyone thinks.
David and Goliath by Malcolm Gladwell
In David and Goliath, Malcolm Gladwell takes the Biblical story as his central metaphor and says that by rights David shouldn’t have won. The author also helps you to ‘find the giant within’. This book will help you understand that nothing is too big for you to handle.
Later is a Liar by Dr. Richard E. Toney PhD
Dr. Richard E Toney’s book will teach you how to set boundaries, only take on what you can handle, and let go of the bad habit of procrastinating. Procrastination is the avoidance of doing a task that needs to be accomplished. It is a pattern of behavior that can be considered a bad habit in many different situations. Procrastination is usually associated with putting off of unpleasant tasks, such as household chores, and the postponement of tasks that are unpleasantly difficult.
Year of Yes by Shona Rimes
With about half of her life spent in the spotlight, Shonda Rhimes knows what it takes to be a powerhouse in the entertainment industry. The creator of Grey’s Anatomy and Scandal revealed her secret, which boils down to saying ‘Yes’ to everything that scares her. Shonda says that it is the only way to leave fear behind. She grew up as an introvert who suffered from panic attacks before media interviews. But, now, she makes it a point to say ‘Yes’ to everything that scares her. She believes that it is the only way to naturally leave fear behind.
Which one of these books are you going to start with? Comment down below.
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