This list of inspirational books will encourage you to make positive changes in your life. These self-help books, memoirs, and motivational books all deserve to be on your to-read list!
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Finish by Jon Acuff
Perfectionism may be your problem. A great read to change your thinking and actually starting finishing your projects!
“If you’re tired of being a chronic starter and want to become a consistent finisher, you have two options: You can continue to beat yourself up and try harder, since this time that will work. Or you can give yourself the gift of done.”
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The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck by Mark Manson
“The desire for more positive experience is itself a negative experience. And, paradoxically, the acceptance of one’s negative experience is itself a positive experience.”
When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
“There is a moment, a cusp, when the sum of gathered experience is worn down by the details of living. We are never so wise as when we live in this moment.”
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The More of Less by Joshua Becker
I’ve been following the author of Becoming Minimalist, since I began my minimalism journey a few years ago. When we step away from consumerism and the focus on material things, there is more life to enjoy!
“Our excessive possessions are not making us happy. Even worse, they are taking us away from the things that do. Once we let go of the things that don’t matter, we are free to pursue all the things that really do matter.”
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You Are A Badass by Jen Sincero
“What other people think about you has nothing to do with you and everything to do with them.”
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The Code of the Extraordinary Mind by Vishen Lakhiani
“Have big goals—but don’t tie your happiness to your goals. You must be happy before you attain them.”
Present not Perfect by Aimee Chase (journal)
One of the best ways to make a change is to actually take action. This journal has beautifully drawn pages along with questions and activities to help you practice gratitude and overcome perfectionism.
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Only Love Today by Rachel Macy Stafford
“This journey is not about what happened yesterday; it is about the choices I make today.”
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