The best self-help books on personal development

Vic Manzo Jr. Author Of Decoding the Matrix: Powerful Tips for Unleashing Your Potential and Accelerating Your Spiritual Awakening
By Vic Manzo Jr.

Who am I?

Ever since I was 12 years old, I told my mom I would figure out this thing called, “life.” It wasn't until 7 years later that I started my journey to dive deep to find the deep profound truths of this world, our life, and how it all works. I've read over 1,000 books on many topics that span from mindset, psychology, neuroscience, near-death experiences, spirituality, universal laws, and much more. I wanted to find out how this all works so I can help myself which in return, can help the ones I love and help the world. Since then, I've written 3 books that have been the accumulation of this journey so far.


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Decoding the Matrix: Powerful Tips for Unleashing Your Potential and Accelerating Your Spiritual Awakening

By Vic Manzo Jr.,

Book cover of Decoding the Matrix: Powerful Tips for Unleashing Your Potential and Accelerating Your Spiritual Awakening

What is my book about?

In this empowering self-discovery guide, you will learn: what the matrix is, and why it holds back 95% of people from achieving their potential; how to break out of the matrix and find spiritual awakening by developing your life vision; how the Law of Attraction can be used to manifest happiness and success; how the collective consciousness of society makes up the Matrix and how to utilize your understanding of the law of vibration to overachieve and thrive outside the Matrix; and how to overcome unconscious association and neural conditioning to allow yourself to achieve goals that you thought were unattainable.

Decoding the Matrix is a groundbreaking, but real-world spiritual growth book that anybody can use to empower themselves to overcome self-imposed limitations and start living life to its fullest.

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Conversations with God: An Uncommon Dialogue, Book 1

By Neale Donald Walsch,

Book cover of Conversations with God: An Uncommon Dialogue, Book 1

Why this book?

It transformed my life and shared concepts, ideas, wisdom and so much more that I had felt for so many years. It is what I call this book, “My Spiritual Bible.” It is my guide in this lifetime and helps me see the spiritual side of life and how to be a positive influence in this world and not allow for the little things to get in the way of my big vision for myself.


Power vs. Force

By David R. Hawkins,

Book cover of Power vs. Force

Why this book?

This book transformed my world to understand all the inner workings of this world. Although he shares the concepts of this book as conscious technology or consciousness levels, I call it vibrations or frequencies of where we are. It helped me understand the depths of how we are all vibration and like-attracts-like.



Man’s Search for Meaning

By Viktor Frankl,

Book cover of Man’s Search for Meaning

Why this book?

He who has a why can bear any how has played a profound quote in my life. In this book, you learn about the importance of having a vision, holding on to that vision, feeling immensely positive, and seeing it happen. This is something I have been teaching my clients for the past 3 years due to this having a profound effect on me in my own.


The Yoga of Jesus - Understanding the Hidden Teachings of the Gospels

By Paramahansa Yogananda,

Book cover of The Yoga of Jesus - Understanding the Hidden Teachings of the Gospels

Why this book?

This book was what I needed at the time of my life at 19. It shared the teachings of Jesus in such a simple way that is well beyond what I was ever taught for 18 years being a Catholic and had me see Jesus more in the human form than how he is normally perceived.  


Biocentrism: How Life and Consciousness are the Keys to Understanding the True Nature of the Universe

By Robert Lanza, Bob Berman,

Book cover of Biocentrism: How Life and Consciousness are the Keys to Understanding the True Nature of the Universe

Why this book?

This book truly helped me grasp another viewpoint on how the Universe works, how life works and how we are all interconnected. The concepts of biocentrism are built from quantum physics and the information shared within this book, it truly helped me grasp a bigger picture of how we, life, are creating and helping expand the Universe and so much more.

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