Best Self-Help Books

Looking for good self-help books? This is my list of the best self-help books of all-time. If you only have time to read one or two books, I recommend looking at the Top Self-Help Books section below.

Further down the page, you’ll find more self-help book recommendations. Many of these books are fantastic as well. I try to carefully curate all of my reading lists and you can be sure that any self-help book on this page is worth your time. Enjoy!

The Top Self-Help Books

Manual for Living

by Epictetus
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The Four Agreements

by Don Miguel Ruiz
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Tiny Beautiful Things

by Cheryl Strayed
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Man’s Search for Meaning

by Viktor Frankl
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The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck

by Mark Manson
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Stillness is the Key

by Ryan Holiday
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Meditations

by Marcus Aurelius
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The Practicing Mind

by Thomas M. Sterner
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The Art of Possibility

by Rosamund Zander and Benjamin Zander
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Atomic Habits

by James Clear
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Stumbling on Happiness

by Dan Gilbert
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More Self-Help Book Recommendations

Love Yourself Like Your Life Depends On It

by Kamal Ravikant
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The Compound Effect

by Darren Hardy
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10% Happier

by Dan Harris
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7 Habits of Highly Successful People

by Stephen Covey
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A Short Guide to a Happy Life

by Anna Quindlen
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The 10X Rule

by Grant Cardone
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The Richest Man in Babylon

by George S. Clason
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Superhuman by Habit

by Tynan
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What Got You Here Won’t Get You There

by Marshall Goldsmith
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Who Moved My Cheese?

by Spencer Johnson
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The Art of Learning: An Inner Journey to Optimal Performance

by Josh Waitzkin
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The Miracle Morning: The Not-So-Obvious Secret Guaranteed to Transform Your Life (Before 8AM)

by Hal Elrod
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The Little Book of Common Sense Investing: The Only Way to Guarantee Your Fair Share of Stock Market Returns

by John C. Bogle
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Best Books Recommendations

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