Chicken Soup for the Golden Soul Heartwarming Stories for People 60 and Over

ISBN-10: 1558747257
ISBN-13: 9781558747258
Edition: 2000
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Description: Barbara Russell Chesser Ph.D., Amy Seeger and Paul J. Meyer join Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen in compiling Chicken Soup for the Golden Soul. This collection offers readers loving insights and wisdom--all centering on the prime of life.  More...

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List price: $14.95
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Health Communications, Incorporated
Publication date: 1/27/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 350
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.188
Language: English

Barbara Russell Chesser Ph.D., Amy Seeger and Paul J. Meyer join Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen in compiling Chicken Soup for the Golden Soul. This collection offers readers loving insights and wisdom--all centering on the prime of life. Contributors to this volume include Erma Bombeck, Ruth Stafford Peale, Tom Landry, Florence Littauer, Roy Rogers and Max Lucado. Readers of all ages are sure to cherish this invaluable collection as a reminder that the soul of those young at heart is truly "golden." Divided into chapters on letting go, giving, learning, the lighter side, across the generations, overcoming obstacles, perspective, believing, living your dream, reminiscing and ageless wisdom, this book celebrates the myriad joys of living and the wisdom that comes from having lived. Readers at every stage of life will turn to this book again and again for the timeless wisdom that will help them live their lives to the fullest.

Jack Canfield Jack Canfield earned his Bachelor's of Arts from Harvard and a Master's degree from the University of Massachusetts. he also has an honorary doctorate from the University of Santa Monica. Canfield has been a high school and university teacher, a workshop facilitator, a psychotherapist and a leading authority in the area of self esteem and personal development for approximately 30 years. Canfield is the founder and co-creator of the Chicken Soup for the Soul book series, which has over 36 titles, 53 million copies in print and is translated into over 32 languages. He is the founder of Self Esteem Seminars in Santa Barbara, California, which trains entrepreneurs, educators, corporate leaders and employees in how to accelerate achievement. Canfield is also the founder of the Foundation for Self Esteem which provides self esteem resources and training for social workers, welfare recipients and Human Resource professionals. Some of his clients include Virgin Records, Sony Pictures, Merrill Lynch, Caldwell Banker, Federal Express, Bergen Brunswig Pharmaceuticals and the American Alzheimers Association. In 1987, Canfield was appointed by the California Legislature to the California Task Force to Promote Self Esteem and Personal and Social Responsibility. He is the co-founder of the National Association for Self Esteem, and a member of the association for Holistic Education, as well as the National Association for for Self Esteem, where he was also a past member of the Board of Trustees and the recipient of the 1993 National Leadership Award. He is also a member of the National Staff Development Council and the National Speakers Association. In 1989, Canfield was awarded the Certified Speaking Professional designation, an honor that is held by less than 5% of NSA's membership. In 1997, he was nominated by three of NSA's past presidents for the coveted CPAE designation. Canfield has appeared on such television shows as Oprah, The Today Show, 20/20, Eye to Eye, the NBC Nightly News and the BBC.

Mark Victor Hansen Mark Victor Hansen has been helping people reshape their personal vision of what's possible for themselves for over 26 years. Hansen's keynote messages of possibility and opportunity have helped create powerful changes in more than 2 million people in 38 countries. He has appeared on such as television shows as Oprah, CNN, Eye to Eye and The Today Show and been interviewed in Time, US News and World Report, USA Today, The New York Times and Entrepreneur Magazine. He is perhaps most well know for his position as co-editor for the "Chicken Soup for the Soul" series of books. Hansen has been called one of the "Top 10 Greatest Motivational Speakers." He's been inducted into the highly acclaimed circle of Horatio Alger recipients because of the path his life has taken.

PAUL J. MEYER, a celebrated leader of the multibillion-dollar self-improvement industry that he founded nearly forty years ago, has devoted his career to helping others develop and use their potential for achievement. Today, his worldwide enterprises include Success Motivation Institute, Inc., Success Motivation International, Inc., Leadership Management, Inc., and Leadership Management International, Inc. Over the past three decades, he has created more than twenty full-length programs on topics ranging from goal setting to leadership to time management, and much more. He is the author of Bridging the Leadership Gap and I Inherited a Fortune! and the subject of two biographies, The Story of Paul J. Meyer and Paul J. Meyer and the Art of Giving.

New York Times bestseller Dr. Barbara Russell Chesser has written numerous books, was an award-winning university professor, and worked internationally.

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Share with Us
Staying Young At Heart
Risky Business
Prettier Than Freckles
Time Out
The Age of Mystique
Strike Out or Home Run?
The Long Ride
Annual Checkup
Daily Prayer
Sharing with others
The Rich Family
The Secret Benefactor
They Call Me "The Umbrella Lady"
One Stitch at a Time
A Million-Dollar Smile
Uncle Li and Sarah Wong
Greater Than a Super Bowl
Across the Generations
The Inventive Generation
Love Is a Grandparent
Kids on Grandparents
All in the Family
Change of Heart
Message on an Unmailed Postcard
Minimaxims for My Godson
Help for the Helper
These Things I Wish for You
Celebrating Life
A Novel Experience
Together We Can Make It
A Second Chance
Happy Anniversary
A Matter of Life and Death
Hindsight
The Door Prize
Red Shoes with Gold Laces
Still Learning
Profile of a Prime-Timer
Matchless Moments
Mr. Kindrick's Pearl of Wisdom
Cramming for Finals
It's Never Too Late
An Even Greater Lesson
Remembering to Forget
Banana, Anyone?
On Love
What He Did for Love
Women Want Lingerie
Loving Muriel
I'll Be Seeing You
The Ideal Invitation
Five Dates, Eleven Hundred Letters and Fifty-Five Years Later
Love's Cross-Stitch
The Golden Gift
On Overcoming
A Timeless Tapestry
Daddy's Best Birthday
Fear Fouls a Pond
A Plan for You
Two of a Kind
Letters Home from War
FDR and Me
In the Eye of the Storm
A Matter of Perspective
Beautiful Day, Isn't It?
From Here to Eternity
You Can Be Right
Overnight Guest
The List
The Mirror Has Three Faces
Ready to Roll
Cracking Up
Get Up and Go
On Believing
Just One Wish
The Patient and Her Encourager
Bewitched
The Man Without a Name
Sophie's Seascape
Make Me Like Joe!
Kathleen's Piano
Grandma's Garden
Living Your Dream
A Dream Deferred
Never "Too Old"
Sweet Petunia
Special Delivery
Being There
Reaching My Impossible Dreams
High-Flying Nun
Reminiscing
Mom Had a Beef with Rationing
My Brush with the Red Cross
Mama's Medicines
A Birthday Remembered
The Cat in the Bag
Front Porches
The World Upside Down
The Four Chaplains
Going Home
Ageless Wisdom
Making the Rest the Best
No Ordinary Auction
When I Grow Up
Rules of the Road
Looking Back
Fifty Reasons Why Older Is Better
Who Is Jack Canfield?
Who Is Mark Victor Hansen?
Who Is Paul J. Meyer?
Who Is Barbara Russell Chesser?
Who Is Amy Seeger?
Lending a Hand--To and from Golden Souls
Contributors
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