Believe in Yourself

Believe in Yourself

In Believe in Yourself, Dr. Murphy stresses about having faith in ones abilities, believing in the inner self and in having the courage to chase your dream, come what may. The book was first published in 1955 but remains as popular as it was then. Being a preacher, with decades of experience behind him, Dr Murphy delves into lives of people to demonstrate the all encompassing power of self. By citing interesting episodes from the lives of artists, writers, entrepreneurs and ordinary people, who achieved acclaim and success, the author goes on to emphasize that one thread that runs through was a strong belief in oneself. The book has proved highly motivational and has enabled many readers to overcome low self esteem and achieve their objectives in life. The author points out various ways by which one can overcome defeat, hardships and keep on the righteous track to succeed by using only fair means. People who are low in confidence, need a direction in life or a guiding light to keep them motivated makes this subjective compulsion a key to success for any individual says the author.



About Author

Dr. Joseph Murphy is a widely known Irish author son of a school headmaster. He was also affected by Hindu philosophy and learned it from Indian sages when he traveled to India. He published more than 30 books and The Power of Your Subconscious Mind is his masterpiece and it became a bestseller.

About Book:
Believe in Yourself is very small and short book of 73 pages, divided into three chapters:

Chapter 1 – Make Your Dreams Come True: In the first chapter Dr. Murphy talks about the power of imagination – with the right and controlled imagination you can achieve your dreams. Because when you imagine on the right way, you are going to take suitable actions accordingly for your goals. When other people give up and say they can’t do it, man with right imagination says it’s done. Author suggests to imagine your goals regularly and systematically to achieve them.

In this process of achieving your dreams what is there between imagination and result? So between imagination and result there is action. First you imagine then you start taking actions according to your imagination and at the end you achieve your goals your dreams. So in the first chapter through many examples author has explained that how to make your dreams come true.

Chapter 2- Using the Subconscious Mind in Business: In this chapter author says that you will become as you think, feel or imagine. Man is result of his own thoughts. He insists to realize power within us which can provide everything we want when we call upon it.

Chapter 3- How to Imagine Success: You are in this world to win and conquer and God has already provided powers of intelligence and wisdom within you. So you just need to release those powers in order to rise over all the difficulties and win. So powers provided by God are always there within us so we need to use them with the right mental attitude. Author also suggests to have faith in divine power.

In this book Believe in Yourself Dr. Murphy shows power of believing in own self, you can achieve your dreams through this power of believing your potential.

Our Recommendation: I would like to suggest you to read this book but if you have already read The Power of Your Subconscious Mind by the same author, you can skip to read this book (Believe in Yourself).