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“If I were allowed to have only two books, they would be the Bible and this book.”–C. Pierce

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I can’t control what life does to me—but I can control how I react to what life does!

If you had a bank that credited your account each morning with $86,400—with no balance carried from day to day—what would you do? How would you spend your money?

Well, you do have such a bank…time.

Every morning, time credits you with 86,400 seconds to use for whatever purpose you choose. Every night it rules off as “lost” whatever you have failed to use toward good purposes. It carries over no balances and allows no overdrafts. You can’t hoard it, save it, store it, loan it, or invest it. You can only use it.

First Thing Every Morning has everything you need to energize your life and make the best use of those 86,400 seconds each day through—reflections, stories and quotes that will lift your spirits and lighten your load. There are 217 reflections in this book. Read one each day to start your day right, or skip ahead for more daily inspiration. Each chapter tells a brief inspirational story and is enhanced with several quotes for the day. Some chapters even include space for you to write down your own thoughts.

Lewis Timberlake’s insights on more than fifty topics will help you to turn your life around…one day at a time.

  • Details:
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Trim Size: 6.5" x 5.5"
  • Page Count: 224
  • Video Run Time: 2 mins 53 secs
  • eBook Format: .epub

About Author

LEWIS TIMBERLAKE’S credentials match his reputation. “America’s Apostle of Optimism,” as once referred by Paul Harvey. Lewis functions as visiting lecturer and management consultant to many of the nation’s largest corporations. He authors and facilitates some of today’s most highly respected management programs for many of today’s prominent companies and serves as professor for the Institute for Management Studies. Perhaps a speaker’s reputation should be based upon the leadership he has demonstrated in civic, political, social and religious organizations.

What Readers are Saying

Average Rating:
4.9 (based on 78 reviews)

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Bob
  • more than 1 year(s)
07/194/2017 07/14/2017
  • 5.0
I have purchased this book several times for gifts
Inspirational, for those in search of a personal vision. Comforting for those grieving, and stepping stones for those in search of a life path. I have given this book to a lady who was stressing over a family member with severe illness. She has bought several and sent to others. I gave a book to a new friend who lost his wife. He has since bought 8 or nine and sent the books comforting message to many others. A book that should be in every home; sitting on the coffee table....not a shelf . I have just bought 5 more.
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    Debbie
    • more than 2 year(s)
    01/05/2017 01/06/2017
    (6 of 7 customers found this review helpful)
    • 5.0
    Quick, easy, motivational read!
    I am a business owner. It's 24x7. I like to read books that help make me a better leader and those that inspire me. This falls into both categories. Love the way it's broken down into important behaviors and enjoy the quotes throughout.
      Bottom Line:
      Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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      Bob
      • more than 1 year(s)
      10/297/2016 10/24/2016
      (3 of 4 customers found this review helpful)
      • 5.0
      Inspirational for some, comforting for many.
      After receiving this from my niece, I have purchased and shared this book with many folks; friends customers and family. It is a inspirational for some and comforting for many. A great partner with the morning cup of coffee.
        Bottom Line:
        Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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        sampaguita
        10/294/2016 10/21/2016
        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
        • 5.0
        love reading book over and over; ordered lots to give as gif
        excellent inspirational and peaceful thinking book
          Bottom Line:
          Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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          Deborah - Happy
          01/15/2016 01/16/2016
          (9 of 12 customers found this review helpful)
          • 5.0
          BEST Gift I Have Given in Last 4 Months!!!
          This is an amazing way to start each and every day!!! A must have for your library!
            Bottom Line:
            Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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