The Richest Man in Babylon by George S. Clason
The Richest Man in Babylon by George Samuel Clason provides financial advice through a collection of parables. George S Clason is best known for writing a series of informational pamphlets about being thrifty and how to achieve financial success. He started writing the pamphlets in 1926, using parables that were set in ancient Babylon. Banks and insurance companies began to distribute the parables and the most famous ones were compiled into the book The Richest Man in Babylon. It is this book which has etched the name of George S Clason into the history books and has provided generations of readers not just an inspirational classic for reading pleasure but sound practical principles of financial discipline. This is the most famous of his treasured works.
Join us for dinner and discussion as we share our ideas on what we liked, loved and could live without from the book. We will then talk about how we plan to apply the lessons learned to our own lives, and lean toward our better selves.
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