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The Science of Getting Rich Audiobook

The Science of Getting Rich

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Publisher's Summary

Wallace D. Wattles was an American "New Thought" writer who wrote this amazing little book in 1910. It caused a sensation then, and continues to be popular today. In fact, Rhonda Byrne said that part of her inspriation for her best-selling book and film The Secret came from this book.

(P)2009 Jimcin Recordings

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    Spotfree London 12/05/2015
    Spotfree London 12/05/2015
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    "Really enjoyed it!!!"

    Read in an engaging way that was easy to follow. I'd recommend this version to anyone thinking of buying it.

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    De-Ann 09/05/2014
    De-Ann 09/05/2014 Member Since 2014
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    "Plain english"
    If you could sum up The Science of Getting Rich in three words, what would they be?

    Can do approach


    Have you listened to any of Jim Roberts’s other performances? How does this one compare?

    No


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

    No


    Any additional comments?

    The Author presents a straightforward solution. It's practical and I'm in no doubt of the merits of the proposals - it works!!
    I had it on constant replay and revisit it for time to time as a reminder or to renew my focus but the book presents a can do solution in plain English.
    I'm definitely a fan.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Nikola Strigova, Croatia 03/02/2014
    Nikola Strigova, Croatia 03/02/2014 Member Since 2016

    Software developer from Croatia who loves listening to non-technical books in his free time :)

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    "Don't buy this version of the book"
    Would you try another book written by Wallace D. Wattles or narrated by Jim Roberts?

    Written yes, narrated - hell no.


    How did the narrator detract from the book?

    By being the worst ever


    You didn’t love this book--but did it have any redeeming qualities?

    Good thing was I first listened to the one by Kevin T. Norris first.


    Any additional comments?

    Please just remove this version, for all other people sake.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Amazon Customer 17/01/2012 Listener Since 2010
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    "Try others first"

    Not a science of getting rich, in fact not science but theology. For a much better expression of largely the same ideas, without the dogmatic overtones, listen to "The Secret". Not worth the money.

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    rowan london, United Kingdom 08/04/2013
    rowan london, United Kingdom 08/04/2013
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    "Ready to get rich!"

    Amazing book and very well narrated. I truly fascinating view on the science behind becoming rich. I have read and listened to many self help books and this is definitely one I will listen to over and over again as time goes on. Start listening with an open mind and watch how your mind and perspective start to change!

    0 of 1 people found this review helpful
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  • ashlie
    06/06/15
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    "Amazing!"

    Phenomenal life-changing stuff! Recommend that everyone read it, think about it, and apply it.

    19 of 19 people found this review helpful
  • Junn Fabriquer
    01/04/16
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    "Wisdom!"

    Great book filled with science of the self image and wisdom! Highly recommended if you fee a plateau in life.

    13 of 13 people found this review helpful
  • Thomas
    Tempe, AZ, United States
    19/03/16
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    "well worth reading"

    This book and the philosophy that goes with it. Is and excellent way to start your path to success.

    13 of 13 people found this review helpful
  • Maisha
    05/04/16
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    "I love this book"

    anytime you feel like something is missing in your path to riches read or listen to this book.

    12 of 12 people found this review helpful
  • Sheila
    AUBREY, TX, United States
    16/09/12
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    "Direct and To The Point"
    Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

    Yes. It boils everything down to the bare concepts of what it takes to get what you want out of life. Not "5 - 7 easy steps to overnight success" type book but the concrete ideas that perhaps those 'other' books were developed from.


    What other book might you compare The Science of Getting Rich to and why?

    Napoleon HIlls "Outwitting the Devil". They share the concept that being able to focus on the goal is paramount to success. Wattles makes this case succinctly.


    Any additional comments?

    I enjoy listening to this one when I feel like I need a reminder about what my goals are.

    25 of 26 people found this review helpful
  • Jordan
    02/04/16
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    "Great way of thinking about getting rich"

    I love the way this is broken down and how useful it was to me in the sense of realising the power of each and every one of us to attain what we want out of life.

    11 of 11 people found this review helpful
  • Robert Christiansen
    Aliso Viejo, CA United States
    18/11/14
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    "Seriously - The best book on wealth ever written"
    What did you love best about The Science of Getting Rich?

    This is the most important book on wealth ever written. I've read a lot of them. I keep coming back to this and doing what it says. Exactly what it says and it works every time.


    21 of 22 people found this review helpful
  • Edward
    USA
    30/05/09
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    "good with a few grains"

    This has some really excellent advice but the style takes getting used to. Some will probably love it and some may hate it. As I said, it took some getting used to but I'm glad I did. Much food for thought.

    52 of 56 people found this review helpful
  • Paz
    28/08/15
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    "A Success Classic"

    Witten close to the turn of the century and it still hits home. These concepts can be put into practice today and should be.. Go Get Rich!!

    20 of 21 people found this review helpful
  • ramona segovia
    15/11/15
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    "is a MUST in your life"

    I don't know why I waited this long to get it, been listening to it every other day, love it!

    19 of 20 people found this review helpful

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