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As a Man Thinketh Audiobook

As a Man Thinketh

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Publisher's Summary

This audiobook version of As A Man Thinketh is true to the original. Every word written by James Allen is spoken with clarity and authority by the narrator, making it easy to remember the information and absorb the timeless wisdom.

This short audiobook, originally published in 1902, has had a huge impact in the field of personal development. It is regarded as one of the most important books of the new thought era. It's written in such a way that makes it easy to understand the most powerful message you could ever learn.

The introduction of the audiobook summarizes the idea beautifully:

Mind is the Master-power that moulds and makes,

And Man is Mind, and evermore he takes

The tool of Thought, and, shaping what he wills,

Brings forth a thousand joys, a thousand ills:

He thinks in secret, and it comes to pass:

Environment is but his looking-glass.

©2007 Thinking Stuff LLC (P)2007 Thinking Stuff LLC

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    Chris L 11-08-15
    Chris L 11-08-15
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    "I listen to this book every week."
    Would you consider the audio edition of As a Man Thinketh to be better than the print version?

    The narration by Brian Holsopple was exceptionally good. It makes it a joy to listen to this audiobook over and over again.


    What did you like best about this story?

    The story is succinct and to the point. It covers the most important aspects of taking control of our own minds, with poetic and evocative language.


    What about Brian Holsopple’s performance did you like?

    Brian Holsopple has an excellent voice for narration and paces the reading of the book perfectly.


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    This book helps me to find resolve and focus when I find my mind wandering to dark and destructive places. It gives me peace of mind.


    Any additional comments?

    If you value being in control of your mind, but sometimes struggle with maintaining that focus, this book will quickly help you get back on track. It's a masterpiece of writing, narrated with excellence.

    4 of 4 people found this review helpful
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    Boris 07-14-15
    Boris 07-14-15 Member Since 2015
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    "Read this!"

    Great book. Great narration. If you allow, this book will change you. This audiobook is almost more powerful and meaningful with this narrator.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    Rhett 07-06-15
    Rhett 07-06-15 Member Since 2014
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    "Everyone and their dog needs this book!"

    It's quick, and if the principles are taking on will change your life! It's also a great gift for others

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    Kristian 06-03-15
    Kristian 06-03-15 Member Since 2015
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    "Excellent !!"

    Thank you for offering this wonderful book in your library. I am thankful to be able to listen everyday.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    Ana Guardia Panama 11-10-14
    Ana Guardia Panama 11-10-14
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    "Clear and beautiful"
    Would you consider the audio edition of As a Man Thinketh to be better than the print version?

    I love the comparison between mind and garden. How we grow has to do with what we choose to cultivate and what we choose to weed out. The message really resonated with me and had a strong immediate effect on my consciousness. We easily forget our own power and this is a good reminder, a small step back to get a clearer view. It's short and it is a pleasure so I'll probably listen to it again.


    What does Brian Holsopple bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    I think his pacing is just right.


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    Yes, but I didn't seat, I went for a walk, that is why I use audiobooks.


    7 of 8 people found this review helpful
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    aaron johnson. 10-26-15 Member Since 2016
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    "life changer."

    I listen to it everyday while running. it has changes my life to say the least..

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    Sam 02-21-15
    Sam 02-21-15
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    "Epic book, epic narration. Must."

    The title summarizes my opinion on this great audio book. Recommended without hesitation. Excellent. Thanks

    5 of 6 people found this review helpful
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    Amazon Customer 01-15-17
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    ""Awesome""

    There are some books when read you know it's the right time..this is such a book. I've resolved within myself to study this book until I've become master of my destiny.
    J.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Joshua 07-22-16
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    "great book, very inspiring!"

    quick listen, but powerful enough to elevate your vision! I would definitely recomend this book to anyone!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    leashia 06-30-15
    leashia 06-30-15
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    "Loved every word"

    This book exceeded my expectations. This is a very necessary message for the world today. Own the life you created for yourself. If you don't like your life then change. Excellent book!

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    "Principles to live by"

    A good listen.

    Short. Full of principles to live by.
    Have already listened twice, and on second listen got even more.
    I suspect that the more I listen, the more I will hear.
    Highly recommend this book.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • dreemuk
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    8/6/14
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    "Great timeless book and very good narration"
    What made the experience of listening to As a Man Thinketh the most enjoyable?

    I like the narration. I listened to several excerpts and this is one of the best narrations for this book.


    What other book might you compare As a Man Thinketh to, and why?

    This book is about changing your character and have it reflect in your external circumstances. I find it more practical than some of the other 'law of attraction' books so I'll even compare it to a very practical self-help book like On Form by James E. Loehr and Tony Schwartz.


    What does Brian Holsopple bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you had only read the book?

    I liked the commanding voice of the narrator compared to many other audio books I've listened to.


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    Yes


    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • JedHoll
    7/24/17
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    "Classic"

    A classic of the genre - had meant to listen to it for a long time - well read - a bit dated now (to be expected!) but it makes its point and there is a take home message for us all

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  • Amazon Customer
    7/24/17
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    "Book over Audio"

    Good book but listening to the audio feels more like a radio broadcast from the 80s or AM radio than a book. Likely this would be better as a read rather than a listen.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • ABIODUN AKANMU
    6/21/17
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    "Brian can you please narrate all James books"

    Brian Please narrate all James Allen's books please. That was awesome. please please please please

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • RODRIGO TORRES LADINO
    5/8/17
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    "Wisdom BOMBS dropped every sentence!"

    Just finished it in two commutes and now about to listen for a 2nd time to make notes.
    This is going to upgrade me to version 2.0... I am ready!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Ifrah Mohmamud
    4/17/17
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    "Wisdom"

    I enjoyed listening to every part of this book.
    Its full of Wisdom and I would highly recommend it.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Yusupha Manneh
    3/23/17
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    "Excellent"

    One of my favourite book, James Allen knows he talks about. You will not regret it. 5

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  • Rosemary
    3/10/17
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    "Beautiful"

    I am going to read this book again it's so interesting & inspiring, I have learned a lot about the power of thought & how to stay calm

    It's very lovely and inspirational, I didn't want it to end

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • siddhant
    1/29/17
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    "awesome book"

    best book i have ever read in my life.all should read this book.good book .best book

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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