We know that there is no shortcut to success. There is only one way that is hard work. We have to remember that success does not come overnight. If you are someone who needs motivation you have come to the right place. Here is a list of 10 books that tell success comes slow and “Success does not come overnight”.
10 Books That Tell Success Comes Slow “Success Does Not Come Overnight”
- Shoe Dog:- A Memoir By The Creator Of NIKE
- Grinding It Out: Making Of McDonalds
- Greatest: My Own Story
- Long Walk to Freedom
- Rich Dad Poor Dad
- Who Moved My Cheese
- Wings Of Fire
- Steve Jobs
- Amazon Unbound: Jeff Bezos and the Invention of A Global Empire
- Built from Scratch: How a Couple of Regular Guys Grew The Home Depot from Nothing to $30 Billion
Shoe Dog:- A Memoir By The Creator Of NIKE
Author:- Phil Knight
This book is about the story of Phil Knight who is the creator of multi billion company NIKE. this book has stories from his past and how he started out. There is so much to learn from this book. Phil Knight started with 50$ and look where he is now. Shoe Dog feels more like a conversation with a friend.
Grinding It Out: Making Of McDonalds
Author:– Ray Kroc
Written by the man behind one of the greatest fast foods chains. There is so much to learn in this book. Kroc will inspire you on every page. The story of how he started as a paper cup seller and reached where he is right now is full of hard work and grit.
Greatest: My Own Story
Author:– Muhammad Ali
We All know how hardworking Muhammad Ali is but do we really know what it took him to reach to the top? This book is here to tell you. If you want to take charge of your life then this book is for you. His lessons will teach you so much more along with his humor.
Long Walk to Freedom
Author:– Nelson Mandela
Memoir of one of the most moral and political man, This book contains instances from Nelson Mandela”s life and his journey of eradicating apartheid. This book is very inspiring yet emotional. The book showcases his struggles, and the ups and downs.
Rich Dad Poor Dad
Author:– Robert Kiyosaki
It is a book about money making but it teaches you that you have to do hard work in order to be successful. This book increases your financial intelligence.
Who Moved My Cheese
Based around a story line which follows four friends stuck in a maze and give a chance to solve it one by one. This book will teach you many things. Hard work is one of them. An analogy of different personalities is also written in the book.
Wings Of Fire
Author:– A. P. J. Kalam
Written by the missile man of India, this book is about his story and his visions. He believed in hard work and fulfilling your dreams. This book is very inspiring and for those who want to make a mark in this world.
Author:- Walter Issacson
Based on interviews with Steve Jobs. This book is about the founder of Apple and his struggles during his journey. This book will fill you with innovation, leadership and values. A must read for people who want to start-up a business. In spite of failures he never stopped and kept working hard.
Amazon Unbound: Jeff Bezos and the Invention of A Global Empire
Author:- Brad Stone
This book is the story of Amazon becoming one of the most successful start-ups. Written about Jeff Bezos, it has all you need to learn about hard work and how it is not easy at first.
Built from Scratch: How a Couple of Regular Guys Grew The Home Depot from Nothing to $30 Billion
Author:- Bernie Marcus
It has some of the best stories you will read. Each story will tell you that there is no shortcut to success and you will have to work hard to gain something in life. This book will teach you to charge of your own destiny.