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The Greatness Within You

By: Les Brown
Narrated by: Les Brown
Length: 4 hrs and 46 mins
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Summary

In this all-new program from Nightingale-Conant, The Greatness Within You, you'll hear Les at his very best - inspiring you to tap in to the incredible potential for achievement, happiness, and influence that is lying dormant, just waiting to be unleashed!

Les learned these lessons firsthand when he had to find his own untapped potential. In elementary school was when he was mistakenly declared "educable mentally retarded". Teachers did not recognize the true potential of little Les Brown. However, he used determination, persistence, and belief in his ability to go beyond being a sanitation worker to unleash a course of amazing achievements, including becoming a broadcast station manager, a political commentator, and a multiterm state representative in Ohio.

Now Les is determined to bring out that same potential for greatness in you!

©2016 Les Brown (P)2016 Nightingale-Conant

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Inspirational from beginning to the end.

Loves Les Brown, he speaks from the heart.
I love his true life stories the best, it goes to show that we can overcome adversity if we can change our mindsets.
I will listen to this book over and over again, and will recommend it to my team members and anyone else who are willing to change their lives.

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simply brilliant

Les will pick you up an inspire in a magic way, life changing lessons taught with laughter n joy

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It's not over until you win baby!

Great audiobook, Les is high energy, motivational and inspiring. I couldnt get enough of this and was gutted when it finished. Fully recommend this if you are in need of picking up, in need of encouragement, or struggling to push past an obstacle.

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Life changing and life saving!

Actions solutions methods and answers delivered with charisma! If you’re looking for motivation and to get rid of procrastination this book is what you are looking for.

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Inspiration

This is the most inspirational and life-changing audio book I have listened to. My world will never be the same, due primarily to Les Brown's words and heart-warming infectious laugh

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The Greatness within You

Wow !! Very inspiring. This is the first time I have really connected within my soul with a stranger- who is saying things that I have said to myself. This book has made me get up to now start fulfilling my dreams and desires.

Absolutely fantastic every household should have a copy.

Thankyou so much xx

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only les Brown can

Love les Brown and the way he works a crowd. did find him being repeated from different conferences but still wonderful

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repetitive but effective

quite repetitive but encouraging. worth a listen for a bit of motivation. why not right

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  • Brandon K. Kirkham
  • 29-08-18

Redundant

I love Les Brown. I love his message. I don’t love this book because every chapter is a repeat of the previous chapter. They’ve collected a series of seminars on the same subject. There are slight variations but the theme and string of stories is exactly the same. You only need listen to the first chapter.

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  • Lee M. Crowell, Esq.
  • 19-03-17

Good but repetitive

If you have heard The Power of Purpose, then many of the chapters are familiar. Even within this book some of the stories are repetitive.

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  • Evelyn
  • 01-08-16

The greatness within you- Lea Brown

All these speech have the same story. Just watch the videos on YouTube. The content is good

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  • D Per
  • 04-05-20

Awesome Audio Book

This audio book will challenge the listener to think, contemplate and make a decision. Either I am living to win or whining and waiting to die. I takes courage to step out, but you'll be glad you did.

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  • PaulAH
  • 12-02-20

this is a series of events not an audio book

This is a series of events that have been recorded, so as you can guess some of the examples are used again and again, and yes you could say that some of them get old. But this is a great course from a great man so how many times is too many times to listen? I know that I for one will listen to this again it's just like Mama browns sweet potato pie it makes you wriggle your toes! yes it could probably be shortened to 1 hour or less or even just give you one chapter for a few dollars, but you can never hear something that is good for you too many time Enjoy!! that's why you buy motivational books and if you don't enjoy it maybe your not ready to hear it, So return it and buy it again at a later date!

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 09-10-19

Yes, You've got to be hungry!

I love listening to Les Brown. He is a wonderful motivator. I highly recommend him.

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  • jlt4real
  • 24-05-19

Technical Difficulties

I loved the material but the volume kept fluctuating and I was listening in my car so I had to keep adjusting the volume while driving.

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  • Tracy McPherson
  • 08-01-19

Awesome Book

This is is so inspiring. Loved every minute of it! This is something I would listen to again as well as suggest to others.

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  • Lynne Pachta
  • 11-11-18

Good as usual

Great performance as usual. Les is an amazing person and so inspirational. He gives hope to all the underdogs. I never get tired of reading and listening to his works #tagsgiving #sweepstakes

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  • Dr Wanda Presley
  • 29-09-18

Totally Awesome

I absolutely love Les Brown. As a small business owner his stories have helped me make great changes for my company. Thank you, I really wish I could meet him one day.