Love Yourself Like Your Life Depends on It
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Love Yourself Like Your Life Depends on It


In December of 2011, I gave a talk to an audience of scientists, Pentagon officials, politicians, and CEO's on the secret of life and how I'd figured it out the previous summer.

Afterwards, people came up individually and told me how much what I'd shared meant to them. This book is based on the truth I spoke about.

It's something I learned from within myself, something I believed saved me. And more than that, the way I set about to do it.

This is a collection of thoughts on what I learned, what worked, what didn't. Where I succeed and importantly, where I fail daily.

The truth is to love yourself with the same intensity you would use to pull yourself up if you were hanging off a cliff with your fingers. As if your life depended upon it. Once you get going, it's not hard to do. Just takes commitment and I'll share how I did it.

It's been transformative for me. I know it will be transformative for you as well.

Title:Love Yourself Like Your Life Depends on It
Edition Language:English
Format Type:Paperback
Number of Pages:68 pages

    Love Yourself Like Your Life Depends on It Reviews

  • Julie
    Apr 22, 2013

    Yes, the book is short, simple and reiterates a familiar self-help axiom. No, it's probably not going to tell you anything you don't already know, at least intellectually. But here's the thing: It's a...

  • Cara
    Feb 25, 2014

    Very short, very simple book. The basic idea is that you repeat "I love myself" over and over in your head as a mantra, choosing to repeat that instead of the other junk that usually loops non-stop in...

  • Matthew Trinetti
    Nov 11, 2012

    My main takeaway is this: Anything worth attaining, including your own happiness, takes practice and work.A couple months ago, when I temporarily got lost [See: How to Get Lost] and forgot why I was t...

  • Tanya
    Jun 13, 2012

    Was reminded of the quote "I share therefore I am" - Included the quotes I loved below,“Besides, being a tourist in a crowded city is a guaranteed way to feel lonely. At least when you walk in natur...

  • Jeremy
    Feb 09, 2014

    This is the shortest book I've ever read. In approximately 50 pages Kamal Ravikant vulnerably shares the story of his rise to early success that was quickly followed by his plummet to painful failure,...

  • Ben Azadi
    Jun 29, 2012

    If you are in a funk I highly suggest you read this short but very magical book. ...

  • Melissa
    Jul 12, 2012

    If you are literate, you should read this book....

  • Donald
    Jan 13, 2013

    The book did two things for me. It made me realize I didn't have to be a perfect person first to love myself, and it made me start loving myself from the first 15 minutes. I didn't think it was possib...

  • Tinsoni
    Apr 19, 2017

    At the most this was a half hour read. It right from the heart though. A personal journey of thriving despite detrimental failures and overcoming hopelessness despite loss. It has a very simple yet po...

  • Ryan Andrew Murphy
    May 19, 2015

    I hate this book. It disgusts me. Every word of it feels like a lie.But here’s the problem: i know why it made me sick; i know why reading (listening to) it felt like being constantly punched in th...