Read Like a Gent: As a Man Thinketh, by James Allen

This is a guest post from David Ford, who last wrote for us on The Art of War.

As a Man Thinketh was originally a short essay written by James Allen, a secretary to several manufacturing firms in the late 1800s turned British philosophical author and a pioneer of the self-help movement. Many of his essays were turned into short books and considered classics in the fields of inspir