Quotes by Wayne W. Dyer

"Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change."
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"How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours."
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"Friends are God's way of apologizing for your family."
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"With everything that has happened to you, you can either feel sorry for yourself or treat what has happened as a gift. Everything is either an opportunity to grow or an obstacle to keep you from growing. You get to choose."
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"When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself."
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Books by Wayne W. Dyer

Wayne W. Dyer
  • Wayne W. Dyer

  • Date of birth: May 10, 1940
  • Died: August 29, 2015
  • Born: in Detroit, Michigan, The United States.

  • Description: Wayne Walter Dyer was a popular American self-help advocate, author and lecturer. His 1976 book Your Erroneous Zones has sold over 30 million copies and is one of the best-selling books of all time. It is said to have "[brought] humanistic ideas to the masses".

    He received his D.Ed. degree in counseling from Wayne State University. He was a guidance counselor in Detroit at the high school level and a professor of counselor education at St. John's University in New York.
    He first pursued an academic career, publishing in journals and running a successful private therapy practice, but his lectures at St. John's, which focused on positive thinking and motivational speaking techniques, attracted students beyond those enrolled. A literary agent persuaded Dyer to package his ideas in book form, resulting in Your Erroneous Zones; although initial sales were thin, Dyer quit his teaching job and began a publicity tour of the United States, doggedly pursuing bookstore appearances and media interviews ("out of the back of his station wagon", according to Michael Korda, making the best-seller lists "before book publishers even noticed what was happening"

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