James Allen

The Path of Prosperity


Read by Andrea Fiore


Summary from The Path of Prosperity: I looked around upon the world, and saw that it was shadowed by sorrow and scorched by the fierce fires…

As a Man Thinketh


Read by Mark Cawley


Allen's books illustrate the use of the power of thought to increase personal capabilities. Although he never achieved great fame or wealth,…

The Mastery of Destiny


Read by Andrea Fiore


James Allen's inspirational and thought-provoking books have inspired millions. In The Mastery of Destiny, he instructs readers on developin…

As a Man Thinketh (version 2)


Read by Andrea Fiore


As a Man Thinketh is a literary essay of James Allen, published in 1902. The title is influenced by a verse in the Bible from the Book of Pr…

The Way of Peace


Read by Andrea Fiore


The Way of Peace is your guide to the power of meditation; self and truth; the acquirement of spiritual power; the realization of selfless l…

Above Life's Turmoil


Read by Andrea Fiore


The turmoil of the world we cannot avoid, but the disturbances of mind we can overcome. The duties and difficulties of life claim our attent…

The Heavenly Life


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James Allen’s most famous work, As A Man Thinketh, has gained almost cult status among those studying spiritual mysticism. He wrote all of h…

Foundation Stones to Happiness and Success


Read by Andrea Fiore


This is one of the last books written by James Allen. Like all his works it is eminently practical. He never wrote theories, or for the sake…

Man: King of Mind, Body, and Circumstance


Read by Andrea Fiore


The problem of life consists in learning how to live. It is like the problem of addition or subtraction to the schoolboy. When mastered, all…

The Divine Companion


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James Allen was a British philosophical writer known for his inspirational books and poetry and as a pioneer of the self-help movement. In…

Light on Life’s Difficulties


Read by Andrea Fiore


When a man enters a dark room he is not sure of his movements, he cannot see objects around him, or properly locate them, and is liable to h…

As a Man Thinketh (version 3)


Read by Algy Pug


The burgeoning conflict between science and organized religion in the Nineteenth Century had many cultural offshoots, one of the most signif…

Eight Pillars of Prosperity


Read by Andrea Fiore


It is popularly supposed that a greater prosperity for individuals or nations can only come through a political and social reconstruction. T…

Byways to Blessedness


Read by Andrea Fiore


James Allen instructs us on how to improve our life and spiritual well-being through the power of positive thinking. He teaches us to live i…

From Passion to Peace


Read by Andrea Fiore


The first three parts of this book, Passion, Aspiration, and Temptation, represent the common human life, with its passion, pathos, and trag…

Out from the Heart


Read by Andrea Fiore


James Allen teaches us how to purify our hearts through the fundamental lessons of virtue: physical discipline, mental discipline, doing you…

All These Things Added


Read by Andrea Fiore


In seeking for pleasures here and rewards hereafter men have destroyed (in their hearts) the Temple of Righteousness, and have wandered from…

As a Man Thinketh (version 4)


Read by Phil Chenevert


This book is about our thoughts and how they determine our actions and very being. A few quotes will give a good taste of the riches in thi…

The Divine Companion (Version 2)


Read by Andrea Fiore


It cannot be said of this book that James Allen wrote it at any particular time or in any one year, for he was engaged in it over many years…

The Shining Gateway


Read by Andrea Fiore


Students of the works of James Allen all over the world will welcome with joy another book from his able pen. In this work we find the Proph…

The Path to Prosperity (version 2)


Read by Algy Pug


James Allen (1864 - 1912) was a philosopher and a pioneer of New Thought movement. His works have formed the basis of much of the curricu…

The Way of Peace (version 2)


Read by Algy Pug


James Allen (1864 - 1912) was a philosopher and a pioneer of New Thought movement. His works have formed the basis of much of the curricu…

Morning and Evening Thoughts


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James Allen was a British philosophical writer known for his inspirational books and poetry and as a pioneer of the self-help movement. Alle…

Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 012


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A collection of fifteen short nonfiction works in the public domain. The essays, speeches and reports included in this collection were inde…

The Path to Prosperity (version 3)


Read by Sonnie Abdalla


‘The Path to Prosperity’ (sometimes rendered as The Path of Prosperity) is part one of James Allen’s first published work titled ‘From Pover…

Short Poetry Collection 140


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This is a collection of 32 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for January 2015.

Short Poetry Collection 141


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This is a collection of 27 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for February 2015.