The book was published in 1937 by Napoleon Hill as self-development book. It was published as a book for self-improvement and self-development . Published during the hard times in US. The book had sold more than 20 million copies. By 2015 more than 100 million copies had been sold worldwide.
It remains the biggest seller of Napoleon Hill’s books. BusinessWeek magazine’s Best-Seller List ranked it the sixth best selling paperback business book 70 years after it was published. Think and Grow Rich is listed in John C. Maxwell‘s A Lifetime “Must Read” Books List
Being successful starts with having a positive state of mind. Success strata with the mind. When you develop the mind of being successful, you will have a strong spirit towards your goal. Then your believe will be strengthened such that you can’t go back. But you will keep looking for the best way to achieve your dream.
The book tries to help us develop the right attitude towards being successful. If you want to succeed, help others to succeed. But moreso, avoid being the good man always. If everybody loves you then you are not doing it right.
Originally published: 1937
Pages: 238 pages