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5 Best Books to Read for Students

Updated: Sep 20, 2020

Students college life is very short but it's one of the most important phases of life. The way we spend this time will determine how our future life will be.

What students need today is the right direction in life which can lead them to success and happiness.

Unfortunately, our government, school and media are doing not many efforts in this path but there are some authors who have written wonderful books especially for young generation

So here is a list of books which every students should read once in their life.


Outliner is by far the most important book every student should read reason been it will teach you the luck factor which plays an important role in success.

Favorite line = Outliers are those who have been given opportunities—and who have had the strength and presence of mind to seize them


The book is about the luck factor that plays an important role in success. It shows the story of a few successful people who were no doubt successful but their luck also play an important role in their path to success

Key points

1) Opportunity

Their something more important in life than talent or IQ it's an opportunity. People like Bill Gates or Steve Jobs were talent but they were also at the right place and at the right time that's why they achieve such incredible success. If they were born in Kenya they wouldn't be that successful.

So never take 100% credit for your success.

2) 10,000 hours law

Although you have opportunities it won't work because idea without execution is worthless and that requires practice

Law states that to achieve mastery in fields you have to give 10,000 hours of practice.

Eg everyone gets the opportunity to create an Instagram account but only those who put effort get success.

3) Practical intelligence

There are two types of intelligence in the world first analytical and another is Practical. Analytical is about solving maths sums and getting top at studies.

While Practical is about Communicating, leadership, and decision-making skills.

If you want to achieve success in any field Practical intelligence plays a big role in it.

4) Power indexed

Obeying authority is teach us from the beginning but giving too much power to them can ruin your life. The author tries to portrait this by the incident of an airplane crash where subordinate fear the capital and could not tell the correct fault which leads to the death of hundreds of people

Respect your superiors but never be afraid of them.

Bouns fact about the book

The book was debuted at number one on the bestseller lists for "The New York Times" and "The Globe and Mail", holding the position on the former for eleven consecutive weeks.

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Every student face relationship issues in their life so here a book which will give you a clear understanding of the relationship and what role it plays in one's success

Favorite line = When men and women are able to respect and accept their differences, then love has a chance to blossom.👩‍❤️‍👨


Preview 👇

The books show the main problems in relationships and solutions to them.

According to the book, both men and women are from a different planet and had come to earth and have forgotten about it.


Main part 👇

The author gives 5 tips to both men and women for improving their relationship.

1) Results vs feeling.

Men are results-oriented while females are feeling originate.

Men like to do things on their own while females like to share their feelings.

Solution = For Women = Try to take advice from your men they truly love it.

For Man, =Always listen to females in spit of giving them suggestions they love this.

2) Man go to their cave women's talk.

When facing depression men like to stay away from people while women like to talk about their feelings.

Solution =For Women = Don't disturb the man while he is in problem

For Man =Ask a woman while they are in a problem they like sharing it.

3) Man want to feel needed while women want to care.

Man wants to feel important while women want their loved ones to take care of and protect them.

Solution = For Women = Never make your man feels unimportant.

For Man = Always take care of your wife even small acts of caring can make a lot of difference.

4) Man are like a rubber band and women are like a cave.

Men like to stay away from loved ones' time to time because of their personal responsibility so never disturb them at that.

Women can become sad from time to time having no specific reason it's like in their nature .. so never try to make them happy in that situation.

Solution = In both the case just be patient they will get normal on their own again.

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3) The Millioners Fastlane

Every student wants to become a millionaire but hardly knowns the correct way to achieve it so here a book from self- made millionaire which will show you a correct of achieving financial security.

Favorite line = Remember, no man is a failure who has friend'


The book depicts a new way of wealth calling it a Fastlane. Avoiding to author their are two ways to reach one by following the slow lane and the other is Fastlane. Let's see what both are.

Main part 👇

1)60% negative return ( It's slow lane)

Imagine if you are getting a 60% negative return on your every investment consistently. What will happen after sometime??. You will go to bankruptcy. Similarly, it happens when you work from Mon to Fri in exchange for getting a Holiday on Sat and Sun. It's like 5-for-2 return on investment which is 60% Negative. Avoid this trap.

2 Instrict value

It is measure in a unit of time. Our time is restricted to 24hrs and no one can work that much so maximum 8 to 12 hours so you can't earn more than you work in other words you can never become rich by this. So never trade your time for wealth make it your asset and not the liability

3) The Paradox of Practice asks, “Do you practice what you preach?

Imagine you are going to a wealth loss seminar and person who will teach you that is a man full of obesity.. what you will?? Simply get out of that.

The same is with life the person who gives us advice is mostly the ones who don't follow that ( Friends, financial advisor, guru) .. Never take advice from those who don't preach them.

4) Fastlane

The Fastlane is about building a better system, a better

the contraption, a better product, or a better “something” that will leverage your work.

In short, it's about getting Rich Quick and not Get Rich Easy known the difference

The first thing to do for that👇

Reshape your focus from consuming to producing become a producer first and a consumer second

5) The Law of Effection

The Law states that the more lives you impact, directly or indirectly, the more wealth you will attract

The reason why Jeff Bezos is the richest person in the world is that he is affecting millions of people daily and earn millions from them.

Sell millions, help millions, serve millions, impact

millions and be a millionaire.

Think big and do something which can change of millions and you can then earn millions from them. Its that's simple no bullshit.


4) Crushing it

Every student wants to have a million followers on social media. While it is to impress your crush or want to create your personal brand this book will teach you how to create a mass following on social media.

Book depicts some key strategies for building your own personal online brand.

1)It’s never a bad time to start a business unless you’re starting a mediocre business.

2) Developing your personal brand is key to monetizing your passion online.

3) Building and sustaining community is a never-ending part of doing business.

4) Find a way to incorporate some personal stories and details into your posts. Use anecdotes from your own life to illustrate concepts. Let your personality shine so that eventually people who have no need for accounting information are coming to hear you just because it’s you.

5) Nothing in life ever goes exactly the way you think it will.

6) Making connections, creating and continuing meaningful interaction with other people, whether in person or in the digital domain, is the only reason we’re here. Remember that, set the tone, and build a legacy.

7) The Internet is as powerful as oxygen,

8) Everything in life either grow or die

9) You make a living by what you get. You make a life by what you give.

10) Success without fulfillment is the ultimate failure.

11) Profit is not an event. Profit is a habit.

12) The future enters into us, in order to transform itself in us, long before it happens.

13) Never leave till tomorrow which you can do today.


The life of students is not easy at all. It is filled with responsibility.

With lack of time and lots of distraction, many students fall prey to bad habits which ultimately destroy their life.

Hope this book will give you the right direction in life.

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