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This new and expanded edition of one of the most influential self-help books of the 20th century makes Florence Scovel Shinn's principles relevant to 21st-century audiences. Now included are study questions, meditations, and action items that will ensure that this will become the essential edition of this classic text.

Shinn begins with the following statement: "Most people consider life a battle. It's not a battle.... It's a game. And, like most games, it can't be played successfully without understanding the rules." In a clear and accessible manner, Shinn then sets forth and explores the six key rules for the game of life, providing to listeners the user's manual for making informed decisions and fully embracing a life of success and happiness.

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insightful, for the pondering mind.

the concepts in the book are timeless and primarily based on biblical understanding, but it had been narrated into modern everyday idiomatic applications

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  • Janelle K Simmons
  • 14-12-15

Biblical perspective to the game of life

Wasn't what I expected, this book was 100% better. it's a biblical perspective of how to succeed in life. want to read it again to be sure I didn't miss anything

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  • Tim Washington
  • 05-02-16

Awesome!!!!

Loved it. This book is full of great insight. Listening to it will change the way you live your life!

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  • 07-03-17

partner this with your BIBLE

people please read and retrain your thought process but couple it with the word of God . the bible is the true companion for this book

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  • Megan Joy
  • 15-12-19

How to create the life of your dreams

A little heavy-handed on the religious juxtapositions of ideas but the base “spiritual laws” and concepts are truly life-changing if you choose to live by them. An amazingly succinct way to explain these complex philosophies.

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  • Diane H.
  • 15-09-19

Enlightening!

This book is life changing. It has become one of my favorite gifts for graduations, birthdays and christmas.

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  • Katrina
  • 18-04-19

All around great.

The pace was perfect and the content was great. The examples throughout and the affirmations really help to solidify the information.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 31-01-19

Great Book and Content

I really loved the book and felt that the narrator was ideal for an inner work focused book.

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  • HappyHubby
  • 03-05-18

Will Give The Courage To Be

Appreciating the spiritual identity of Ms. Scovel as well as the universal principles, she helped me to realize “The Courage To Be” all that I’ve been blessed to go through wasn’t to be in my present circumstances, but in fact “To Be” all I was created for, joy, love, peace, friendship, Abundance, wealth, and success in dreams coming true from my creator(Jesus). I’m going to listen again and can’t wait with anticipated excitement for the results. This Book Is Timeless

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  • Tracy Orourke
  • 07-09-17

Best ever... old age new age wisdom

Packed with wisdom. Space for action. Allowance for divine success with perfect measure. May all who listen be blessed infinitely with love, good health and wonderful wealth. Thanks be to the infinite who resides in all.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 23-05-17

My New Life Handbooks

This book was such a wonderful and eye opening experience. I have shared it with several of my friends with the hopes they find as much manna inside as I did. I listen to it on a daily basis, chapter by chapter. I find new gems and discoveries with each listen. I am so glad this book was sent to me.

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