Friday, July 23, 2010
Napoleon Hill (October 26, 1883 - November 8, 1970)
Napoleon Hill was born in 1883 in Wise County, Virginia. Napolean Hill began writing at a young age of thirteen when he worked as a "mountain reporter" for small town newspapers.Napolean Hill went on to become America's most beloved American author who was one of the earliest producers of the modern genre of personal-success literature. His most famous work, Think and Grow Rich, is one of the best-selling books of all time.Napolean Hill examined and taught the power of personal beliefs, and the role they play in personal success.
"What the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve," is one of Napolean Hill's most famous expressions.
Napolean Hill has inspired thousands, including the imfamous Bob Proctor, who talks often about how he carries is leather bound copy of "Think and Grow Rich" with him everywhere and has read the book over and over again, always learning something new.Napolean Hill passed away in November 1970 after a long and successful career writing, teaching, and lecturing about the principles of life success and wealth generation.
Napolean Hill's ideals have created and molded modern studies in human potential, wealth creation, positive thinking and deliberate creation with the law of attraction. His works are studied today and have enabled thousands of people to become ultra successful and lead fully rich lives.
Napolean Hill's best selling book, Think and Grow Rich, is the all time bestseller in the field. Napolean Hill also established the Napolean Hill Foundation as a nonprofit educational institution whose mission is to perpetuate his philosophy of leadership, self-motivation, and individual achievement.