James allen as a man thinketh
Although his book, As A Man Thinketh, has inspired millions around the world and been a major influence in the self-improvement industry, very little is known about its author, James Allen. He was born in Leicester, England in and worked as a personal secretary for an executive of a large English corporation until Jun 14, · I recently came across As A Man Thinketh on several lists with inspirational books, so when I found it on Blinkist, I had to give it a go. James Allen, the author, was a pioneer of the self-help movement, and published this great philosophical piece in JAMES ALLEN. BROAD PARK AVENUE, ILFRACOMBE, ENGLAND. 1. Thought and Character. THE aphorism, "As a man thinketh in his heart so is he," not only embraces the whole of a man’s being, but is so comprehensive as to reach out to every condition and circumstance of his life.