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How to Stop Worrying and Start Living

by Dale Carnegie

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Why have you committed suicide ??
does anyone who writes such a book can do this ?
the book helped me so much in so many things !
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  Soplada | Feb 27, 2014 |
This helped me get sleep during 2012 by listening to it at night.
  butterkidsmom | Jan 18, 2014 |
I can attest to the value of each of Dale Carnegie's books, although I initially approached them with as much cynicism is possible. Long ago, the bank I was working for sent me, a shy stuttering new manager, to take the Dale Carnegie course. I soon learned what it taught me was plain commonsense. For instance, if you're worried about something, think about the worst possible thing that might happen, learn to accept it, and think about how you would deal with the consequences. Once you have done that, you can stop worrying about it. And you should never worry about things that probably won't happen at all. What a waste of time that is! I often recommend this book to friends I see who are down in the dumps and overcome by worries. It is a masterpiece. ( )
  datrappert | Nov 20, 2013 |
As "self-help" books go, I enjoyed this book. It was recommended by my job search coach after I confessed I still carried baggage from a previous employer. ( )
  Ro_Go | Dec 31, 2011 |
How well this has aged. ( )
  carterchristian1 | Nov 10, 2011 |
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This book is dedicated to a man who doesn't need to read it - Lowell Thomas
Thirty five years ago, I was one of the unhappiest lads in New York.
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In the spring of 1871, a young man picked up a book and read twenty-one words that had a profound effect on his future.
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Our main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance, but to do what lies clearly at hand. - Thomas Carlyle
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"Those who don't know how to fight worry, die young." This ominous advice begins Dale Carnegie's bestseller, How to Stop Worrying and Start Living, an eight-part treatise on the follies of worrying. Like other Carnegie books, this one is packed with good old-fashioned common sense, illustrated with examples drawn from research on historical figures and interviews with business leaders. Somehow, even the most simple advice--such as Carnegie's four-step method of problem solving--is presented in a way that makes you want to write it down and post it on the employee bulletin board. Narrated by the resonant and engaging voice of Andrew McMillan and loaded with relevant real-life examples, this unabridged audiobook maintains interest throughout. (Running time: 10.5 hours, eight cassettes) --Sharon Griggins

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A practical guide to conquering the fears and worries which prevent individuals from living full and happy lives.

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