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See below for a selection of the latest books from Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem category. Presented with a red border are the Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!
A contemporary guide to life, love, and happiness inspired by the extraordinary artist Frida Kahlo. Revered as much for her fierce spirit as she is for her art, Frida Kahlo stands today as a brazen symbol of daring creativity. She was a woman ahead of her time whose paintings have earned her generations of admirers around the globe. But perhaps her greatest work of art was her own life. What Would Frida Do? explores the feminist icon's signature style, outspoken politics, and boldness in love and art, even in the face of pain and heartbreak. The book celebrates her larger than life persona as a woman who loved passionately and lived ambitiously, refusing to remain in her husband's shadow. Each chapter shares intimate stories from her life, revealing how she overcame obstacles by embracing her own ideals. In this charming read, author Arianna Davis conjures Frida's brave spirit, encouraging women to persevere, to create fearlessly, and to stand by their own truths.
This motivational guide outlines the importance of three essential principles of success: self-discipline, learning from defeat and the Golden Rule. Each chapter draws upon industrialist Andrew Carnegie's words and advice as inspiration, with annotations by author James Whittaker explaining why they are essential - not just helpful - for reaching your goals and prospering.
--Boost happiness with the 52 simple yet effective ideas presented --Experience relaxation as you fill out each chapter's journal pages --Feel connection as you share the 16 beautifully-illustrated Tear & Share pull-out cards In this charmingly illustrated gift book, popular artist Olivia Gibbs shares 52 simple ideas for having happier days. From taking an aroma-filled flower bath to spending more time in nature, readers will find simple yet effective ideas that celebrate kindness, self-care, and life's simple pleasures. The book is organized into six chapters: Outdoors, At Home, With Others, The Little Things, Life Is Hard, and The Big Picture. Also included are illustrated journaling pages and 16 Tear & Share Happiness Cards. A beautiful and timeless gift for anyone looking for inspiration in a chaotic world.
Self-Love and Self-Care the Soolooka WayA collection of illustrations and comics to cheer you up when life has you down. A little world of positive mental attitude. No one is all darkness or all light. But sometimes it can feel like we're walking with a dark cloud over our heads. So, how can we find a spark of joy? Follow author Soolooka through 150 hopeful illustrations to help you overcome bad days and negative thoughts. Cool cartoons that cheer you on. Featuring old and new comics from Reiki master and Instagram illustrator Cheng Chi Sing (a.k.a Soolooka), this short and sweet guidebook is here to help you find joy when you are feeling lonely or anxious. Self-help manuals are often overwhelming and intimidating for someone who just needs a boost during stress. This friendly companion will help you cheer up with quick tips and easy exercises that encourage positive thinking. Beloved Soolooka characters will help you: Recognize the spectrum of your emotions, because it's okay to not be okay See a different perspective of the same situation, along with new solutions Take that small, first step into a healthier frame of mind If you enjoyed cute and funny cartoon characters in books like How to Be Happy (Or at Least Less Sad), You Can Do All Things, or Hyperbole and a Half, then I Believe In Me is the next comic you need to read.
The Find Your Mantra journal is a beautifully designed tool to help you transform your life through the power of positive affirmations. Mantras-positive phrases repeated during meditation to ignite optimism in daily life-are tools to help you construct your perfect mind palace and share your light with the people you cherish. Having a personal mantra can put you in the right mindset to seek out your best self. The exercises and guided meditations in Find Your Mantra help you reflect on your personal experiences in peace, love, happiness, strength, your individual journey, and more. Powerful journal prompts will help manifest each carefully selected mantra into a reality full of optimism, positivity, and mindfulness. Discover simple methods to be a little kinder to yourself, guidance on how to open your heart and mind to the life that you deserve, and uplifting affirmations to bring inspiration into your life. Some mantras, mantra actions, and prompts include: EVERYTHING WILL BE ALRIGHT. The dark is greedy, but you are bright. During meditations (or just when times are tough) flutter the eyelids closed. Elongate your neck and tilt your chin ever so slightly toward the sky. Find the sun in the dark. Everything will be alright. How can you open your heart and allow in more light? NO REGRETS. Remove the word mistake from your vocabulary. You no longer mess up; you only open yourself up to opportunities for learning and growth. You only participate in happy accidents. Welcome the wrong because from the foulest compost comes the most beautiful flowers. When was the suffering worth the yes! you committed to? BE THE CHANGE Always remember to be the change that you wish to see in the world and in your life. When a butterfly enters its chrysalis, it does not simply morph into a butterfly but it becomes liquid, shedding the vestiges of its former life entirely so that it can transform into its true body. Be this change; be something so entire and complete that you can't remember how gravity confined you to the ground for so long. How will you embrace change? Whether you use this journal to help you grow in love and friendship or for little everyday pick-me-ups, Find Your Mantra will fortify your inner voice, and bring insight into your day-to-day life to empower your dreams.
Be Happy: A Journal is here to help you find sustainable happiness in the well of yourself. With a focus on the power of choice, follow the prompts in this beautifully designed journal to find and follow your unique path to success. Happiness is a transient emotional state. We frequently think of it as a place we're trying to get to, but happiness is more a constant process rather than a destination. Prompts in the Be Happy: A Journal will ask you to reflect on the choices you are currently making versus the choices you will be prompted to write about and explore. Sometimes our choices are unconscious, and it's not until we are presented with alternatives that we realize we've been sabotaging ourselves all along. We must think about the daily choices that determine (a) the emotional states we want to embody, and (b) the personal values we can connect with along the way. If you're a fan of fast -not necessarily in the quick-fix kind of way, but in a this-fits-easily-into-my-day kind of way-then this journal (and journey!) is for you. A hardworking set of tools that you can access on your own terms, in your own time. This journal is organized into nine sections, each one asking you to choose an important part of living a full life, and determine how you may or may not have been doing so thus far. As you go through the prompts, you may find that you are following the right path. If that is the case, think deeper on how you can push yourself further; there's always room for improvement. If this has not been your path, use the prompts and hardworking tools to map a new path to success, and make a deep commitment to changing your way of thinking. The prompts in this journal will focus on diving deep into your personal power, the power you have in choosing emotional states and values that help you to live a full life based on what's important to you deep down. You'll be encouraged to put these lessons to work and look at ways you can cement positivity into your everyday life. After taking time to look inward while answering these prompts and identifying which parts of your life you'd like to change, focus your energy toward making an actual difference. Hard to hold on to, difficult to find, and some days, not much more than a memory, happiness is still a part of us and what we as humans seek out, even when it eludes us. Luckily, thriving is a psychological state that doesn't just rely on positive feelings like happiness, but on the daily choices we make. Want to live a rich, vital, fulfilling life? Choose your focus. Choose your actions. Congratulations on acknowledging that you can get more out of life. The happiness habits you cultivate will show you how. Let's go!