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Every Man His Own University by Russell H. Conwell

Every Man His Own University by Russell H. Conwell is a gem of a book that brings forth a treasure trove of wisdom and inspiration. Conwell, a renowned American author, orator, and clergyman, presents his readers with a unique perspective on self-education and personal growth.

The book is written in a straightforward and engaging manner, making it accessible to readers from all walks of life. Conwell's central message is that each individual possesses the innate ability to be their own university, if only they tap into their potential and embrace a hunger for knowledge and self-improvement.

Conwell takes the reader on a journey, sharing anecdotes and life experiences that underline the power of perseverance and the importance of seizing opportunities. He emphasizes the potential that lies within every person to educate themselves through reading, observing, and taking advantage of life's educational moments.

One of the most striking aspects of Every Man His Own University is Conwell's ability to connect with readers on a personal level. Through his vivid storytelling and relatable examples, he encourages readers to identify their passions and to make a commitment to pursue them wholeheartedly. This book is a call to action, urging individuals to recognize their own potential and take control of their educational journey.

Despite being written over a century ago, Conwell's insights remain relevant in today's fast-paced world. In an era where formal educational institutions hold significant influence, Conwell reminds us that true education lies in our ability to learn from our surroundings, experiences, and interactions with others. His words serve as a reminder that we are the masters of our own destiny, and through self-education, we can overcome any obstacle that stands in our way.

Every Man His Own University is a must-read for anyone seeking personal growth, self-improvement, and a renewed sense of purpose. Conwell's message is empowering and timeless, offering readers a fresh perspective on education and the boundless potential that lies within each of us. While the book may not provide a step-by-step guide to success, it beautifully serves as a catalyst for self-reflection and an invitation to embark on a lifelong journey of learning.

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Every Man His Own University


Every Man's University Animals and "The Least Things" The Bottom Rung Thoughtfulness Instincts and Individuality



597 Fifth Avenue, New York


Copyright, 1917, by Harper & Brothers Printed in the United States of America



A distinct university walks about under each man's hat. The only man who achieves success in the other universities of the world, and in the larger university of life, is the man who has first taken his graduate course and his post graduate course in the university under his hat. There observation furnishes a daily change in the curriculum. Books are not the original sources of power, but observation, which may bring to us all wide experience, deep thinking, fine feeling, and the power to act for oneself, is the very dynamo of power.

Without observation, literature and meditation are shower and sunshine upon unbroken soil. Only those schools and colleges are true schools and colleges which regard it as the chief business of all their teaching to persuade those under their charge to see more perfectly what they are looking at, to find what they should have been unable to observe had it not been for their school instruction... Continue reading book >>

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