There are tons of motivational books out there, but many people are not aware of the fact that how these motivational books can inspire action. Students have a lot going on in their life and most of the time they need a little push to stay motivated and get back on track. The best way to gain back your motivation is to read a book because they take you to a whole new world.
In this article, we will discuss a few motivational books that will certainly be best for students’ inspiration.
1. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People is one of the best motivational books of all time and it is a must-read for every student out there. In this book, you will see how the author argues that change is from the inside out and how the process is as important as the product. You can’t change your circumstances without bringing a change in yourself. This book teaches its readers that you can never become a truly successful person if you don’t live according to the principles and core values.
2. The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
Many of you must have heard about this book. This legendary book is more than about self-literature. The Alchemist is about a young shepherd boy who sets out on this journey of self-discovery and how he encounters numerous joys and setbacks that teach him valuable lessons. Everyone must read this book, at least once in their lifetime. Highly recommended.
3. How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie
How to Win Friends and Influence People is one of the most prominent motivational books which comes as a handy manual for winning all kinds of people. This book is quite helpful for students as it gives valuable lessons on how to conduct meaningful conversations with all kinds of people. It also gives an insight into how to connect with the outside world, which is beneficial for every student as it will help them later when they start their career and social life outside of school or college.
4. You Can Win by Shiv Khera
This book has the simplest yet most powerful ideas which help its readers to focus on achieving their goals and success through a positive attitude as well as personal growth. This book is written in simple language so that it becomes easier to understand the message the author is giving. A good read.
5. The Power of Positive Thinking by Norman Vincent Peale
This book tells its readers all about controlling our thoughts and minds. The Power of Positive Thinking is about how the root of success lies in our minds and the only thing we must do is to understand and control our thoughts. This book simply teaches us to believe in ourselves, no matter what everyone says, and break the habit of worrying rather visualize our set goals and see how minor our problems can be if we work on them.
6. The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg
The Power of Habit is a book that talks about how habits can make a massive change in our lives. It revolves around three core elements about how habits are made, how you can build up healthy habits and how to change them. The book is mainly about some types of rules of different kinds of habits that we adapt to and how it changes our lives.
7. The Secret by Rhonda Byrne
This book encourages its readers to see their goals with a clear perspective and attract the things which they really want. This book is all about one simple law which is “positive things attract positive things in your life and negative thoughts attract all kinds of negative things.” In this book, the baseline secret is the Law of Attraction, the impact of simpler thoughts in life and how to discover your inner talents.
8. The 5 am Club by Robin Sharma
The 5 am Club has some very important tips about decision making, leadership, time management and planning. The book features the importance of waking up early and how it has an impact on the success of various individuals. The author, Robin Sharma, is a renowned writer and has changed the lives of several people. This book is a must-read as it has an interesting approach and allows its readers to discover their purpose in life.
9. Life of Pi by Yann Martel
Life of Pi is a story about a young boy who is the sole survivor of a major shipwreck and how manages to survive on a lifeboat for several months with a tiger called Richard Parker. This book focuses on how a person can survive the worst of crises. This book is recommended to all the students as it will teach them a lot of tips on how to overcome any difficult situation whether at school, the outside world or even at their home.
10. Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
This book shows how everyone must find a balance between decision making and thinking abilities. The book is an interesting combination of reaction, decision making and thinking abilities. A good read.