Arnold Palmer taught world-class pro golf instructor Brad Brewer how to play golf. But that was just the beginning. For more than 30 years, Palmer taught Brad how to live. As a businessman, a father, a celebrity, a philanthropist, and a friend, Palmer showed those around him that true success has nothing to do with the final score - and everything to do with how you play the game.In Arnold Palmer´s Success Lessons, Brad shares the life-changing truths he learned from the King of Golf throughout three decades of knowing Palmer as a business partner, employer, and mentor. In short but powerful chapters, Brad passes on Palmer´s secrets such as:Why you always need to play for the love of the gameWhat your starting point tells you about your destinationHow to capitalize on past successThe attitude of a true championWhy golf is like all the best things in life - it´s more complicated than it looksTaking us from Palmer´s childhood to his last years back in his own hometown, Brad introduces us to the Arnold Palmer behind the trophies, the celebrity, and the fame. This was the man who changed lives simply by living well, a man loved and respected not only for what he did, but for who he was. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Fred Sanders. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/zond/003163/bk_zond_003163_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Mother Teresa: The Saint of Calcutta Mother Teresa is one of the most celebrated figures from the last millennium. For more than 50 years, she did things that announced her to the entire world. A polite and humble figure, loved and criticized in equal measures, this audiobook celebrates the life of a little nun from Albania who taught the whole world a lesson. This is what you will learn inside: The audiobook is divided into four chapters, each dealing with a tenet that concerns the life of Mother Teresa of Calcutta. In 2015, the Catholic Church canonized her, thus elevating her to the highest point all Catholics want, that of a saint. This is despite the considerable criticism levelled against her. The audiobook also looks at the challenges Teresa faced when she started a charity congregation with just five rupees and a sari. There are the lessons she taught the world through her anecdotes and sayings as well. The audiobook takes a deep look at the criticism levelled against her, offers a profile of her critics and the response to the criticism. While the media will look at the sensational headlines about this topic, the book´s approach is deep and puts the whole issue into perspective. Table of Contents Chapter One: Autobiography: International charity Declining health and death Recognition and reception Spiritual life Journey to Sainthood Beatification Chapter Two: Legacy and Standing: Challenges faced by Mother Teresa Strength of character prevails Chapter Three: Lessons from Mother Theresa: Over 30 Lessons of Love Mother Teresa´s character traits Mother Teresa´s traits from a psychological point of view Chapter Four: Criticism, Critics, 1. Language: English. Narrator: Madonna Lucey. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/085931/bk_acx0_085931_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
This inspirational new book presents a carefully curated selection of photos, stories, anecdotes, and ephymera, plus favorite film notes, lines, and commentary to distill the iconic fighter´s approach to making the most out of life.
Lessons at the Halfway Point is a deeply thought-provoking look at one man’s courageous journey to understand life from the perspective of having just turned 40. It is both a wry reflection on the past as well as an optimistic look to a challenging future. Nothing escapes Michael Levine’s critical eye, insightful mind, and often humorous spin on our world and ourselves. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Michael Levine. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/blak/004308/bk_blak_004308_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
At age 40, people are basically at the halfway point in their lives. Levine adds a touch of humor to this reflection on the halfway marker. ´´Making sense of the world we live in is what we should all be doing, but few of us take the time. Michael Levine´s book is thought-provoking and helps lead us in a direction worth heading. It encourages us to grow. I found Lessons to be fascinating, courageous and original.´´ (Dr. Joyce Brothers) 1. Language: English. Narrator: Michael Levine. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/pnix/000480/bk_pnix_000480_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
From the world-famous couple who lived alongside a three-generation wolf pack, this book of inspiration, drawn from the wild, will fascinate animal and nature lovers alike.For six years Jim and Jamie Dutcher lived intimately with a pack of wolves, gaining their trust as no one has before. In this book the Dutchers reflect on the virtues they observed in wolf society and behavior. Each chapter exemplifies a principle, such as kindness, teamwork, playfulness, respect, curiosity, and compassion. Their heartfelt stories combine into a thought-provoking meditation on the values shared between the human and the animal world.An Esquire pick of best nonfiction books of 2018 (So Far). 1. Language: English. Narrator: Traber Burns, Kate Mulligan, Kevin Kenerly. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/blak/012757/bk_blak_012757_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In Wisdom of Wolves author Twyman Towery, Ph.D., has masterfully constructed lessons on teamwork founded upon the natural instincts of the wolf pack. Rudyard Kipling said, ´´For the strength of the Pack is the Wolf, and the strength of the Wolf is the Pack.´´ What would happen in our business and our personal lives if we worked together towards a common goal like the wolf pack works together for survival? This is exactly what is explored in this breathtaking and inspiring audio. It is the perfect audiobook for leadership training, retreats and teamwork exercises. Gildan Media is proud to bring you these uplifting and life-changing inspirational books from Simple Truths, which can be used throughout every facet of your life. These audiobooks may be short in length, but their words speak volumes. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Sean Pratt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/gdan/001058/bk_gdan_001058_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.