That is so because Allah will never change a grace which He has bestowed on a people until they change what is in their own selves. And verily, Allah is All-Hearer, All-Knower. (8:53)
A book meant to challenge your basic assumptions about who you are, what you have and what you can do to become the Master of your Own Destiny. Brief overview of the book is as follows:
Chapter one: Accept the responsibility of your life
One should own his actions either good or bad, as area of improvement is always there and nobody will put on the burden of other neither in this world nor hereafter.
Chapter two: Knowing yourself
Who I am? What I am supposed to do here in this world? What are my responsibilities being a child, citizen, friend and family person? What is the purpose of my life? Are the questions constituting the knowledge of oneself.
Chapter three: Clarify your Vision and Define the Mission of Your life
It is the motivation that drives one’s life, so one should list down the preferences of his/her live and in the light of specified priorities should compose a purpose, vision and mission of one’s life that later inline his every action in the way of achieving the defined goal.
Chapter four: Be Optimistic
Explore the positive aspect of every happening. Also use positive words in daily communication.
Chapter five: Take risks and the responsibility of own actions
The art of situation handling helps a person to be dynamic and productive towards the decisions he made.
Chapter six: Facing Failures
Failures are always there in the way to success, these failures are there to make or break someone, that’s why one should always take temporary failures as a sign of eternal success.
Chapter seven: Stay Consistent
Consistency is the key driver of successful people. One should remain determined in the way of life for achieving high targets.
Chapter eight: Live with Character
There is a difference between the “good” and “right” and also between “what we like” and “what is right”. Life with moral values is the life with character.
Chapter nine: Living with service attitude
Practice “Law of giving” and should spend at least 10% of income in the welfare of religion and society.
Chapter ten: Live with Allah Almighty
While making decisions, celebrating, giving and taking one should remember Allah. To be under the shelter of Allah and to be blessed with His friendship makes the journey of life safe and sound.
To deliver something with examples in the light of Islam is no doubt an art. A life-time gift for all those who feel power-less and would like to become successful by discovering and using their God-Gifted Talents.