James Allen

As A Man Thinketh

“As a Man Thinketh” is a literary essay of James Allen, the title is influenced by a verse in the Bible from the Book of Proverbs chapter 23 verse 7, “As a man thinketh in his heart, so is he.”
James Allen was a British philosophical writer known for his inspirational books and poetry and as a pioneer of the self-help movement, he was born in Leicester, England, into a working-class family, Allen was the elder of two brothers. His mother could neither read nor write while his father, William, was a factory knitter. In 1903, Allen published his third and most famous book “As a Man Thinketh’’.
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    Diego Ivánhas quoted3 years ago
    his sufferings are the result of his good, and not of his bad qualities;
    Diego Ivánhas quoted3 years ago
    every act of a man springs from the hidden seeds of thought
    SageHotephas quoted2 months ago
    His wishes and prayers are only gratified and answered when they harmonize with his thoughts and actions

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