Born into poverty in rural Virginia at the end of the 19th century, Hill went on to write one of the most successful self-help books of the 20th century: Think and Grow Rich. In fact, he helped invent the genre. The big idea in both: The material universe is governed quite directly by our thoughts.
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Subscriber Account active since. Napoleon Hill interviewed more than self-made millionaires over a span of 20 years although he pre-dated Bill Gates. At the peak of Andrew Carnegie's career, he crossed paths with an impressive journalist named Napoleon Hill, who he trusted to document — and share with the world — the strategies that turned him into one of the wealthiest and most successful businessmen of all time. Carnegie's idea that the magic formula, which gave him a stupendous fortune, ought to be placed within reach of people who do not have time to investigate how men make money," Hill wrote in the preface of " Think and Grow Rich ," the result of his collaboration with Carnegie. In addition to analyzing Carnegie, who became the richest man in the world after starting with little more than a penny upon arriving in the US from Scotland , Hill studied more than self-made millionaires over a span of 20 years. His interviews and research culminated in the bestseller, "Think and Grow Rich," which shares what he calls the "money-making secret" in 13 principles.