Napoleon Hill





Napoleon Hill

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born
in Appalachian Town, Southwest Virginia, The United States
October 26, 1883

died
November 08, 1970

gender
male

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Napoleon Hill was an American author in the area of the new thought movement who was one of the earliest producers of the modern genre of personal-success literature. He is widely considered to be one of the great writers on success. His most famous work, Think and Grow Rich (1937), is one of the best-selling books of all time (at the time of Hill's death in 1970, Think and Grow Rich had sold 20 million copies). Hill's works examined the power of personal beliefs, and the role they play in personal success. He became an advisor to President Franklin D. Roosevelt from 1933 to 1936. "What the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve" is one of Hill's hallmark expressions. How achievement actually occurs, and a formula for it that...more


Average rating: 4.13 · 73,201 ratings · 2,276 reviews · 143 distinct works · Similar authors
Think and Grow Rich
4.1 of 5 stars 4.10 avg rating — 62,174 ratings — published 1938 — 483 editions
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Law of Success: The 21st-Ce...
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Master-Key to Riches
4.24 of 5 stars 4.24 avg rating — 1,637 ratings — published 1981 — 39 editions
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Outwitting the Devil: The S...
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Napoleon Hill's Keys to Suc...
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Grow Rich!: With Peace of Mind
4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 232 ratings — published 1982 — 24 editions
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Napoleon Hill's Golden Rule...
4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 254 ratings — published 2008 — 12 editions
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The Law of Success, Volume ...
4.37 of 5 stars 4.37 avg rating — 168 ratings — published 1925 — 11 editions
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The Science Of Personal Ach...
4.4 of 5 stars 4.40 avg rating — 133 ratings — published 1992 — 5 editions
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More books by Napoleon Hill…
“The starting point of all achievement is DESIRE. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desire brings weak results, just as a small fire makes a small amount of heat.”
Napoleon Hill, Think and Grow Rich

“Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, it can achieve.”
Napoleon Hill, Think and Grow Rich: A Black Choice

“You are the master of your destiny. You can influence, direct and control your own environment. You can make your life what you want it to be.”
Napoleon Hill, Think and Grow Rich

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