Why: Discovering Your Essence Is Important for a Life of Meaning by Carl NafzgerWhy: Discovering Your Essence Is Important for a Life of Meaning by Carl Nafzger

Why: Discovering Your Essence Is Important for a Life of Meaning

byCarl NafzgerEditorLynndee KemmetContribution byLisa Thomson

Hardcover | August 1, 2016

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In this latest book by Carl Nafzger, he shares the results of his lifelong quest to understand the true meaning of success and how to achieve it. Author of the popular book on training racehorses, Traits of a Winner, Carl was raised on a Texas ranch. He spent his early life on the rodeo circuit, quickly becoming one of America’s leading bull riders in the 1960s before retiring in the early 1970s and launching a new career as a Thoroughbred racehorse trainer. Carl’s success in both careers earned him membership in the Professional Bull Riders’ Ring of Honor, the Texas Rodeo Cowboy Hall of Fame and the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame. The road to success, however, was a rollercoaster ride that had extreme highs but also many lows that made him question not only his life, but life in general. As a young cowboy on the rodeo circuit, Carl read everything he could that might help him find answers to his many questions about life, most all of which began with the word “why.” He started his life as a Christian, rejected it, and eventually found his way back to God. In Why, Carl explains how he found success and peace in life and how you can do so too.

Title:Why: Discovering Your Essence Is Important for a Life of MeaningFormat:HardcoverDimensions:126 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.38 inPublished:August 1, 2016Publisher:Kemmet SchreibenLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1945464038

ISBN - 13:9781945464034


Table of Contents

Table of ContentsI. We Are Made to CreateII. An Individual PathIII. Do What You LoveIV. On Discovering What You LoveV. Beware of StressVI. Understanding True SuccessVII. CharityVIII. NetworkingIX. Justify to God AloneX. Keep It Under ControlXI. Be Proactive, Not PassiveXII. Your Are Predestined to Make Mistakes--and That's OK!XIII. The Truth Shall Set You FreeXIV. IntuitionXV. Let Events Take You Where You Are Meant to GoXVI. The Value of Adversity--Learning From Your MistakesXVII. Bringing It All Together for a Life of Success

Editorial Reviews

"Educated by bulls, horses, people and life, Carl shares life lessons that are straight forward, profound, thought provoking, and surpass those of many successful individuals in business, the professions or even in the academic or theological world that I have known. Readers will find that the book is spiritual and framed in a way that will both guide and encourage you."Robert Lawrence, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus, Equine Business, University of Louisville