Author Scott Alexander wants you to wake up tomorrow morning as a full-grown, 6,000-pound rhinoceros! Rhinos have purpose. Rhinos have dreams. And rhinos put everything they've got into everything they do. If you have ever thought I can do better, if you have ever felt the stirrings of rhino blood in your veins and your heart quicken at the scent of success, then you are ready. Listen to Rhinoceros Success and get charging!
©1980 Scott Robert Alexander (P)2013 Lampo Press
"Almost mired in clichés, yet brilliant"
I almost quit listening to this book after the hundredth familiar motivational cliché but the curiosity and stamina of this rhino kept me going. There are some great nuggets in there, worth the read or listen. I paraphrase... Watch out for the disease of being cool - only dead animals are cool. Etc etc
The only reason I didn't give it a five star is that it's chock-full of short phrases and ideas, do this do that rather than using any sort of effective storyline.
It's good to have a different prospect in life.
The story of the book is awesome be ready for the voice and tone of the narrator its a little different the what we hear.
Scott did a great job at keeping my attention.
The book is silly but that is what I liked about it. It brought a great message across with a silly delivery. I'll be listening to this one again.
"Silly, simple, and much needed."
Very simple advice given in a fun way that everyone should take the time to listen to.
"This book got me to nationals as a teenager..."
Now I come back to it for the same motivation...simple, real, fun n great! thx.
"Excellent book. Motivating."
I thoroughly enjoyed this book. The directness, the Biblical perspectives, and the metaphors used were eye opening.
"Short yet uplifting. "
good easy listen.
talks about being a beast like a rhino in the Wild. cool stuff
"Inspiring and Practical"
really motivating stuff that pushes you forward. agrees with all the best advice you've heard before. forcing me to isolate my main goal instead of going after too many at once.
too religious at times, but doesn't ruin it.
couldn't help but laugh at introducing yourself as someone that's glad to meet a fellow rhino. don't do this with women.
he says go rhino and i can't help but laugh at never go full rhino.
and when comparing cows to rhinos, i don't think he knows how rhinos really work.
other than that great book and well worth it.
"funny and filled with great info."
Not full of its self. Easy to relate. Quick read. No BS, a great recharge or starting point for anyone looking to bettter them self.
"Short, Funny & Wildly Motivational :)"
Scott Alexander will have you laughing in no time. This short exciting book is perfect to get you up and going with the encouragement you need!
He'll have you charging and changing in the right direction. A B12 shot in literary form!
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