This book is a self-help book entitled The Power Of Positive Thinking, authored by Norman Vincent Peale, and published at Running Press Miniature Editions at the year 1952, and written in an English language. The purpose of this paper is to impart knowledge to everyone about the message the author wants to indicate to readers.
This book was written to imply the ways and reasons why you should not reflect on the problems you face in life. On that way, you can feel the true meaning of life, you can feel the joy and not the sadness.There is a skill that you must all have, and this is the skill of being a positive person, a positive thinker. The power of positive thinking leads you to success. Positive thinking teaches you to believe in yourself, to continue fighting and don’t lose hope, and can lead you to the right side of your way because positive thinking and beliefs can lead you to the positive path and a way to reach your goals and to succeed.
This book teaches you that you should always have a positive mind and you must know how to handle the problems you face in life correctly. “The way to happiness: Keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry. Live simply, expect little, give much. Scatter sunshine, forget self, think on other. Try this for a week and you will be surprised”, according to Norman Vincent Peale in his book The Power of Positive Thinking.
The book is expressing and spreading positivity to everyone. The target audience of the book was the people who are dealing with problems, spreading negativity to their minds, do not believe and trust on themselves and the people who are suffering from insecurities. They are the target audience because when they read this book they will realize in themselves that they should not be beaten up by all the problems and they will know what they should do to overcome those problems.
And with that realization and application of the ways, they will now lose their problems, eliminate negative thinking and replace it with a positive outlook on life. “Be positive. Your mind is more powerful than you think. What is down in the well comes up in the bucket. Fill yourself with positive things”, this motivational quotation came from Tony Dungy, which means that fill up your mind with positive things, so that if it is also positive will return to you, a positive outlook on life, a positive life.
The book was generally good because it has a better thought and it gives knowledge and wisdom to all the readers especially those who are experiencing the opposite of the message that the book meant to express and that is the negativity of minds. It is good because it implies a value that everyone can learn and apply on each of their lives. And the main thought of the message of the book expressing is all about spreading positivity to everyone. Filling the minds with positive things.
The book has a creative value inside it. The message of the book was the value itself, and it was the positive thinking, being a positive thinker. The book helped them to remove the negative thoughts that fills and rolls in their minds and replace it with a positive one. It also helps them to build their new self, a new individual that is strong, do not lose hope, do not let others bring them down and having a faith and hope to overcome the obstacles, challenges that shields them to reach their desired goals and to achieve what success is.
The book was highly recommendable because of the values and the knowledge that the book was expressing and indicating, because of the message that made the readers realize that they should not let the negativity spreads on their minds for it will be the cause of failure, it might be the cause for them to not be successful in the future , because they just let negativity ruin their entire life. But after they have red the book , they already know what should they have to do if they will be again the same challenges , the same problem they have faced before , but this time they will fight and defeat that problem in order to continue the journey towards the future, towards the success.