Orison Swett Marden was an American author and businessman. He gained popularity as the author of inspirational books on achieving success and became a noted author of the time. His books garnered great popularity among the American public and Marden was also the founder of immensely popular magazine ‘SUCCESS’ that garnered a readership of around 500,000. Marden was also highly educated and had earned degrees in medicine, law, the arts and the natural sciences. Later on, he started working in a hotel and eventually went on to become a successful hotel entrepreneur. Marden decided to become a full time author and became a distinguished writer with his series of books on the secrets of success. His debut work titled ‘Pushing to the Front’ was published in 1894 and became a runaway success. Other noted works by him include ‘How to Succeed’, ‘The Optimistic Life’, ‘Architects of Fate’, ‘The Making of a Man’, ‘Be Good to Yourself’, ‘Every Man a King’ and ‘The Secret of Achievements’. His writings, thoughts, books and work will guide you towards the path of achieving what your heart aspires. We bring to you a collection of quotes, saying and thoughts by Orison Swett Marden that are sure to encourage and motivate you to strive hard.
The power of material things, to bestow happiness, to bring joy into the life is tremendously exaggerated. The right mental attitude, the trained mind, will bring to us the best there is in the universe.