Great people in history never fail to serve as a source of inspiration to those who read about them. This book brings you sketches of the lives of ﬁfteen such great men and Women in history. Some of them are still alive, inspiring the world by their very lives! Included in this book are people like Joan of Arc, Abraham Lincoln, Louis Pasteur, Alfred Nobel, Martin Luther King Jr, Nelson Mandela and the Dalai Lama, to name but a few. They are people who hail from varied walks of life — from the world of religion to the world of politics, medicine to music and from social service to science and technology. These sketches not only enlighten but also educate and challenge, giving the reader much food for inspiring thought.
Lives of Some Great People
Conquering the Mind
Writing as an experienced, friendly coach, Easwaran explains how we can train the mind not just during meditation but through out the day. Working with difficult colleagues, choosing what to eat, and listening to a child's needs are all opportunities to dry out different, wiser responses.
Success is not an Accident
This is without doubt the single most important lesson you must learn, and really understand, if you want to develop your full potential and achieve all the success you were designed to enjoy.