Sometimes in life, you come across things that can change the way you look at life completely. From there, it can make you into a different person altogether, Good or Bad, but not the same. And reading a book that connects to your soul is definitely one of them. Sometimes, a book can feel like it has been written only for you. It says exactly what you feel but it also shows you a perspective you never really thought about. These Life altering books can change the way you look at life. Mostly metamorphose you into a better being. Have you ever felt this way? Like you stand up finishing a book and you just want to start doing all that you read? We have. And it’s empowering.
Books That Can Change Your Life
1. The Power Of Habit – By Charles Duhigg
We use the term habit so loosely. What we do not know is how powerful a simple and seemingly innocent habit is. From shaping you as a person to your future in the long term, a habit has the biggest role to play. What you are, is the manifestation of your habit. Think about it.
This book dwells on the thought of breaking out of the habits that are holding you back from doing great things. It tells you beautifully how to change these habits and try to achieve a new routine and a new habit that takes you towards a better self with good habits.
2. The Secret – By Rhonda Byrne
Well, the makers of the Bollywood film “Om Shanti Om” have definitely read this book. It is seen from the famous dialogue that translates to – “If you want something with all your heart, the entire universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.” Something even Paulo Coelho’s book, ‘The Alchemist’ dwells upon.
The Secret is a book that can change your life. It shows us the concept of sculpting your future with the power of your thoughts. For the major part, it may seem absurd at first. But when you go through the book page by page she finally convinces you how it actually happens. In the end of the book, you are completely convinced with it too. You will be surprised at how this Book that can change the perspective of anybody’s life. It is one of the really great mind expanding books that millions have people have absolutely loved worldwide.
Want to know about the power of your thoughts, read highly recommend you read The Secret.
3. 7 Habits Of Highly Effective People – By Stephen R Covey
This is one book that has continuously been listed as one of the most insightful and also, a very powerful piece of literature ever written for the non fiction and Self help book category. There are already few million copies sold world wide and it still continues to hang strong on all the best read books category.
The moment you read this book there is a realization that strikes you, a feeling that “well, why didn’t I think of it?”
The author Mr. Covey beautifully explains how simple habits can really uplift you in your life and make you much more happier and content. It is one book that clearly defines for you what you Should be doing and what not. There is no ambiguity. It is written so nicely that once you start reading you wouldn’t even realize when it ends.
And the most beautiful part is the moment you realize all that he wants to convey, the goal is achieved. There are no steps to follow, or tasks to do. It just opens up your perspectives and from there on it’s just you making better and informed choices.
4. The Great Divorce – By S. Lewis
Well, unlike others this book is a work of Fiction. It is a story of few people that sit in a flying bus that takes them to heaven. They experience the heaven and are told that they can stay back for as long as they wish, but they will have to first give up the sins that are holding them back in hell.
In this amazing story, Mr Lewis is successfully able to make us understand how it is just we, that are holding ourselves back from anything. The thought that we have about ourselves, a perception will slowly become belief and then it will become us.
He lucidly explains how you can break free only when you know that there is just an imaginary cage around you that no one else can break for you.
Life will be much more simpler if only you read this book soon. This is one of those books that will make you think, it compels you to expand your horizons and introspect if you are guilty of doing the same sin.
5. The Art Of Asking – By Amanda Palmer
This can be another one of the books that changed your perspective on life. This book by Amanda Palmer is a great book that tells us about the power of asking. She bravely puts forward her own story to explain us that the people around us are more than willing to help us, hold us when we are down and be there for your times of need, if only you asked for help.
This book can change your life so much, it can make you be stronger and brave. When the time comes and you’re really stuck in life this mind expanding book can really come to your rescue.
A beautifully written book that strikes so many chords that you can hardly contain your tears.
6. The Road Less Traveled- By Scott Peck
This is one of those books about life that make you feel that everything is not as bad. It gives you the feeling of faith. A food for thought, one of the books to make you think. The best part about it is that it won’t give you a recipe of solution to your problem. It teaches you how to face it and build yourself stronger. To not just choose the path of ‘Least Resistance’.
An insightful approach that sufferings are a part of life make you feel less isolated and disconnected from the world. It can give you a teaching for a lifetime that your growth and dependence are all interdependent. Something we cannot relate or completely understand otherwise. Read this book for the path to spiritual realization.
Another great books about life, a book that can change your life. The simple book has so much of insight in a few pages. We have been hearing all about the power of giving for ages, but did you know how it can actually help you in life? Did you know that anyone can give, Even someone with no possessions? Well, read this amazing life altering book to find out more. This book will leave you thinking for long after you have completed reading it.
After reading even a single one of these 7 books that can change your perspective in life, we know that a part of you will be never be the same again. Go and get yourself the book that intrigued your interest the most, Start reading, Experience this beautiful journey of self realizing what you already know, but never really thought you did. Hope you understand this beautiful feeling, and if you do, don’t forget to share it forward.