The Richest Man Who Ever Lived – In this Expanded Edition of his perspective-shifting book, featuring a bonus chapter on partnering with the Ultimate Mentor, multimillionaire and best-selling author Steven K. Scott reveals King Solomon’s breakthrough strategies to achieve a life of financial success and personal fulfillment.
After Steven Scott flunked out of multiple jobs in six years, his best friend, Gary Smalley, offered one simple suggestion that would transform his life: study one chapter in Proverbs every day. Within just a few years, using the amazing strategies he gleaned from Solomon, Scott achieved greater success and happiness than he had ever known, becoming a millionaire many times over, restoring his relationship with his estranged wife, and building a life more satisfying than he previously could have imagined.
In The Richest Man Who Ever Lived, Scott reveals Solomon’s hidden treasures–often-overlooked wisdom for achieving breakthrough success in your work, health, marriage, and relationship with God. You will discover how to…
· master life’s most important skill
· resolve any conflict and turn enemies into allies
· overcome the most destructive force in relationships
· prevent the single greatest cause of financial loss
· experience true fulfillment in every area of life
Scott illustrates each of Solomon’s insights and strategies with anecdotes about his personal successes and failures, as well as those of such extraordinary people as Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Edison, Oprah Winfrey, Bill Gates, and Steven Spielberg.
At once inspiring and instructive, The Richest Man Who Ever Lived weaves the timeless truths of the Bible into a detailed roadmap for achieving extraordinary success in your career, finances, relationships, and spiritual life.
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Praise for The Richest Man Who Ever Lived
“For over thirty years Steven Scott has been ‘hanging out’ with the richest man who ever lived. In this book, you will get to hang out with Steven. It will enrich your life.”
–Gary D. Chapman, PhD, best-selling author of The Five Love Languages and The Four Seasons of Marriage
“Truly amazing! Solomon gives us the master keys to success, wealth, and happiness. In this book, Steve Scott puts those keys in our hands and shows us how to use them. Whether you’re just getting started in business or [are] the CEO of a Fortune 500 company, I believe these breakthrough strategies could propel you to levels of success and happiness you haven’t yet imagined.”
–David Neeleman, CEO and chairman of the board of jetBlue Airways
“This is an exciting book. It will change your life to one of excellence and success. Though I, too, read a Proverbs chapter a day, I have never seen it all mapped out so clearly and practically. This will help so many–including me!”
–Ruth Graham, author of A Legacy of Love and A Legacy of Faith
“Phenomenal! Steve Scott has ‘cracked’ the Solomon Code. He takes the inspired wisdom of Solomon and transforms it into simple yet powerful steps we can take to solve any problem and achieve true fulfillment and extraordinary success, at home and at work. Most important, he shows how anyone can partner with the ultimatementor. This book will turn a purpose-driven life into a purpose-accomplished life!”
–Chuck Norris, movie and television star
“I’ve always loved the Proverbs, and Steve Scott converts Solomon’s principles into specific, life-changing steps of action that anyone can take.”
–Dr. David Jeremiah, Sr., pastor, author of Sanctuary and Escape the Coming Night
“Steve Scott’s uncanny discernment enables us to understand Solomon’s wisdom in a way that few of us ever have. More importantly, he shows us how to apply its life-transforming power to every important area of our lives–our marriages, our parenting, our jobs, and our faith.”
–Michael Landon, Jr., writer, director, producer
About the Author
Steven K. Scott is the New York Times best-selling author of numerous books including The Greatest Words Ever Spoken, Jesus Speaks, The Jesus Mission, and The Richest Man Who Ever Lived. Using the laws of success he learned from the book of Proverbs, Scott and his partners have built more than a dozen highly successful U.S. and international companies that have achieved billions of dollars in sales. A popular national speaker on the subject of personal and professional achievement, he is active in the executive leadership of Knowing Him International,a non-profit ministry.