The Eight Pillars of Prosperity

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Author: James Allen
Published: 1911
Language: English
Wordcount: 33,389 / 95 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 55.6
LoC Category: B
Downloads: 11,345
Added to site: 2009.02.23
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The moral virtues are the foundation and support of prosperity as they are the soul of greatness. They endure for ever, and all the works of man which endure are built upon them. Without them there is neither strength, stability, nor substantial reality, but only ephemeral dreams. To find moral principles is to have found prosperity, greatness, truth, and is therefore to be strong, valiant, joyful and free.

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s kinds of success, and it is frequently necessary that a man should fail in one direction that he may reach up to a greater and more far-reaching success. If, for instance, a literary, artistic, or spiritual genius should begin by trying to make money, it may be, and often is, to his advantage and the betterment of his genius that he should fail therein, so that he may achieve that more sublime success wherein lies his real power. Many a millionaire would doubtless be willing to barter his millions for the literary success of a Shakespeare or the spiritual success of a Buddha, and would thereby consider that he had made a good bargain. Exceptional spiritual success is rarely accompanied with riches, yet financial success cannot in any way compare with it in greatness and grandeur. But I am not, in this book, dealing with the success of the saint or spiritual genius but with that success which concerns the welfare, well-being, and happiness of the broadly average man and woman, in a word, with the prosperity

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Average Rating of 4 from 3 reviews: ****
2009.04.01
ogwu lucheano
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so glad to have one who think excellently... it makes for a great reading

The mind that read and understand this book will be expanded to its highest elastic limit. If you want to be awaken read this book until you master it. I felt a miralce after my first reading i will continue to read the book until it become part of my psych.

You can find this and Allen's complete writings at The James Allen Library: www.jamesallenlibrary.com


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