Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Power of Positive 101 Inspirational Stories about Changing Your Life through Positive Thinking

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2012-10-23
  • Publisher: Chicken Soup for the Soul

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Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Power of Positive will inspire readers with its 101 success stories about the power of a positive attitude. Contributors share how they changed their lives, solved problems, or overcame challenges through a positive attitude, counting their blessings, or other epiphanies, motivating and uplifting readers.

Author Biography

Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen are co-founders of Chicken Soup for the Soul. Amy Newmark is publisher and editor-in-chief of Chicken Soup for the Soul.

Table of Contents

The Power of Liking Yourself
Brick by Brickp. 1
The Little Voicep. 4
Battling My Inner Bullyp. 7
The Listp. 10
Positive People Preferred, Pleasep. 14
Feeling Luckyp. 18
No More Excusesp. 21
The Honors Classp. 25
The Power of Attitude
Making Chicken Soup in Prison!p. 31
Feeling Like a Superherop. 35
Bloom Where You Are Plantedp. 39
Easy as A, B, Cp. 43
Re-Attachingp. 48
The Adventure of Changep. 52
Perspectivep. 55
Strong Enough to Ask for Helpp. 59
Nurse and Patientp. 62
The Power of Persevering
The Strengthp. 71
Blind Faithp. 74
Rolling Uphillp. 78
Chutes and Laddersp. 82
My Husband the Winnerp. 86
Just Rewardp. 89
I Named Her Lilyp. 92
Just Finishp. 95
Gardening with My Sonp. 99
Taking Time to Listenp. 102
The Power of Relaxing
Don't Sweat the Small Stuffp. 107
The Healing Power of Toilet Paperp. 109
Try a Smilep. 113
Eighty-Five Percentp. 115
Uncoveredp. 119
The Onion Roomp. 122
Becoming the Sunflowerp. 126
Being a Positive Expertp. 129
The Gift Horses Mouthp. 133
The Power of Gratitude
The Thank You Notep. 141
The Book of Good Thingsp. 143
Thanks to CFp. 145
The Journalp. 148
Celebrate the Small Stuffp. 151
From Misery to Meaningp. 154
What's the Worst that Can Happen?p. 157
86,400 Secondsp. 160
Entering the Thankful Zonep. 163
Charmedp. 165
The Power of Giving
Finish Linesp. 171
Happy Cancer-versaryp. 175
Staff Lunchp. 178
While 1 Waitp. 181
What Is the Higher Response?p. 184
Baskets Full of Hopep. 188
The Strength of Vulnerabilityp. 192
Jet's Giftp. 194
Looking Out a Windowp. 198
Unity in Goodbyep. 201
The Power of Dreaming
Living Our Dreamsp. 209
I Have Itp. 212
Pinstripe Dreamsp. 216
Open Your Booksp. 219
Living the Dreamp. 223
There's No Ceiling On Dreamsp. 226
Lessons in Linep. 229
The Tunnelp. 232
The Power of Challenging Yourself
Oh Chutep. 239
We Talked Goodp. 243
The Roller Coasterp. 247
In the Cardsp. 250
Captain Courageousp. 253
How I Got My Wingsp. 256
Finding Myself on Route 50p. 259
They Said I Couldn't… But I Didp. 263
The Power of Self-Improvement
Saved from Myselfp. 271
Maintenance Requiredp. 274
The Day I Took Controlp. 276
Who Wants Ice Cream?p. 280
How to Do Finep. 285
The End of Excusesp. 289
Sock Puppetsp. 292
Starting Freshp. 294
Focusing on What We Havep. 297
The Power of Watching Others
Just a Kidp. 303
We Are Survivorsp. 307
Two Strong Feetp. 311
The Wounded Healerp. 314
Moving Forward in Reversep. 318
Lightning Up My Lifep. 322
Mr. Musaup. 326
What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Strongerp. 329
Voice of Reasonp. 333
Dark Victoryp. 335
The Power of Changing Your Thoughts
The Book Shelfp. 343
Insomnia, Susanp. 347
Fighting Cancer with Attitudep. 350
No More Bad Daysp. 353
Adventure and Attitude Go Hand in Handp. 356
Yet a Word May Change Your Life…p. 360
Making Peacep. 364
A for Attitudep. 368
A Different Point of Viewp. 370
The Excited Markp. 373
Meet Our Contributorsp. 377
Meet Our Authorsp. 394
Thank Youp. 396
About Chicken Soup for the Soulp. 398
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