American Motivational Writers

American motivational writers

  • Alexis Jones
    Alexis Whitney Jones is an American activist and motivational speaker best known for competing on the reality competition show Survivor.
  • Al Siebert Al Siebert
    Lawrence Albert "Al" Siebert, was an American author and educator. A native of Oregon, he was best known for his research on psychological resilience and the inner nature of highly resilient survivors. He taught at Portland State University in Portland for more than 40 years.
  • Andy Andrews Andy Andrews
    Andy Andrews is an American author of self-help/advice books and a corporate speaker, known for his 2002 bestselling book The Traveler's Gift. He has written over 20 books and sold more than 3.5 million copies around the world. His books have been translated into over 20 languages.
  • Bella Miranda
    Bella Miranda is an American life coach to several famous people.
  • Bill Walsh (American football coach) Bill Walsh (American football coach)
    William Ernest Walsh was an American football coach. He served as head coach of the San Francisco 49ers and the Stanford Cardinal football team, during which time he popularized the West Coast offense.
  • Brandon Bays Brandon Bays
    Brandon Bays is an American motivational author and speaker. She has authored New Thought self-help books, and is arguably best known for her 1999 book, The Journey, which became a bestseller in England and Australia.
  • Brendon Burchard
    Brendon Burchard is an American author on motivation and the use of digital and affiliate marketing to sell "info products" based on whatever expertise a person has.
  • Brené Brown Brené Brown
    Casandra Brené Brown is an American scholar, author, and public speaker, who is currently a research professor at the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work.
  • Brian Carter
    Brian Carter is an American author, speaker, marketer and comedian. He also is the CEO of The Carter Group, a digital marketing and advertising agency.
  • Brian Tracy Brian Tracy
    Brian Tracy is a Canadian-born American motivational public speaker and self-development author. He is the author of over seventy books that have been translated into dozens of languages. His popular books are Earn What You're Really Worth, Eat That Frog!, and The Psychology of Achievement.
  • Charles Alexander McMurry
    Charles Alexander McMurry was an American educator, born at Crawfordsville, Ind. He graduated at the Illinois State Normal University in 1876, and studied at the University of Michigan, and in Europe at Halle and Jena. He taught in Illinois.
  • Charles Faulkner (author) Charles Faulkner (author)
    Charles Faulkner is an American, currently living in England, who is a neuro-linguistic programming practitioner and trainer, life coach, motivational speaker, trader and author. Faulkner began his career studying linguistics at Northwestern University while counseling at a crisis center.
  • Charles F. Haanel Charles F. Haanel
    Charles Francis Haanel was an American author, philosopher and a businessman. He is best known for his contributions to the New Thought Movement through his book The Master Key System.
  • Charles George Herbermann
    Charles George Herbermann was born in Saerbeck near Münster, Westphalia, Prussia, the son of George Herbermann and Elizabeth Stipp. He arrived in the United States in 1851, and seven years later graduated at College of St. Francis Xavier, New York City.
  • Chin Ning Chu
    Chin-Ning Chu was a Chinese American business consultant, and a bestselling business management author in Asia and the Pacific Rim.
  • Chip Ingram Chip Ingram
    Ralph Browne "Chip" Ingram II is a Christian pastor, author, and orator. He is the founder and teaching pastor of Living on the Edge, an international discipleship ministry, and the senior pastor of Venture Christian Church in Los Gatos, California.
  • Chip St. Clair Chip St. Clair
    Chip Anthony St. Clair is an American author and motivational speaker, best known for his inspirational memoir, The Butterfly Garden: Surviving Childhood on the Run with one of America's Most Wanted. St. Clair's story has been featured on Dateline and Good Morning America among others.
  • Chris Gardner Chris Gardner
    Christopher Paul Gardner is an American businessman, investor, stockbroker, motivational speaker, author, and philanthropist who, during the early 1980s, struggled with homelessness while raising his toddler son, Christopher Gardner, Jr. Gardner's book of memoirs, The Pursuit of Happyness, was...
  • Christian Claudio
    Christian Claudio, was a two-time member of the Puerto Rican national taekwondo Olympic team.
  • Chuck Norris Chuck Norris
    Carlos Ray Norris is an American martial artist, actor, film producer and screenwriter. After serving in the United States Air Force, he began his rise to fame as a martial artist, and has since founded his own school of fighting, Chun Kuk Do.
  • Dale Carnegie
    Dale Harbison Carnegie was an American writer and lecturer and the developer of famous courses in self-improvement, salesmanship, corporate training, public speaking, and interpersonal skills.
  • Dan Millman Dan Millman
    Daniel Jay Millman is an American author and lecturer in the personal development field.
  • Dave Crenshaw Dave Crenshaw
    Dave Crenshaw is an American author, public speaker, small business and time management expert.
  • Dave Ramsey Dave Ramsey
    David L. "Dave" Ramsey III is an American businessman, author, radio host, television personality, and motivational speaker.
  • Daymond John Daymond John
    Daymond Garfield John is an American businessman, investor, television personality, author, and motivational speaker. He is best known as the founder, president, and CEO of FUBU, and appears as an investor on the ABC reality television series Shark Tank.
  • Denis Boyles Denis Boyles
    Denis Boyles is a journalist, editor, university lecturer and the author/editor of several books of poetry, travel/history, criticism, humor, practical advice and essays, including Design Poetics, The Modern Man's Guide to Life, African Lives, Man Eaters Motel, A Man's Life: The Complete...
  • Denis Waitley Denis Waitley
    Denis E. Waitley, is an American motivational speaker, writer and consultant. He has been recognized as the best-selling author of the audio series, The Psychology of Winning and books such as "Seeds of Greatness" and "The Winner's Edge".
  • Diane Kennedy
    Diane Kennedy is an American CPA, speaker, and financial writer.
  • Donny Deutsch Donny Deutsch
    Donald Jay "Donny" Deutsch is an American advertising executive and television personality.
  • Earl Nightingale Earl Nightingale
    Earl Nightingale was an American radio speaker and author, dealing mostly with the subjects of human character development, motivation, excellence and meaningful existence.
  • Eric Thomas (motivational speaker)
    Eric D. Thomas is an American motivational speaker, author and minister. Speeches by Thomas have been widely viewed and are popular on YouTube.
  • Farrah Gray Farrah Gray
    Farrah Gray is an American businessman, investor, author, columnist, and motivational speaker.
  • Florence Scovel Shinn
    Florence Scovel Shinn was an American artist and book illustrator who became a New Thought spiritual teacher and metaphysical writer in her middle years. In New Thought circles, she is best known for her first book, The Game of Life and How to Play It.
  • Frances Kellor Frances Kellor
    Frances Alice Kellor was an American social reformer and investigator, who specialized in the study of immigrants to the United States and women.
  • Frances Moore Lappé Frances Moore Lappé
    Frances Moore Lappé is an American researcher and writer in the area of food policy.
  • Frederic M. Hudson
    Frederic Hudson is an established writer and thinker in the area of work-life balance ' and retirement. He is founder of The Hudson Institute of Santa Barbara.
  • Gabrielle Bernstein Gabrielle Bernstein
    Gabrielle Bernstein is an American motivational speaker, life coach, and author. Bernstein teaches primarily from the metaphysical text A Course In Miracles. She teaches a practical application of the Course's principles emphasizing self-love, forgiveness, and a holistic approach to spirituality.
  • Gary Vaynerchuk Gary Vaynerchuk
    Gary Vaynerchuk, is an American serial entrepreneur, four-time New York Times bestselling author, speaker and internationally recognized internet personality.
  • George Jenkins (dentist)
    The Three Doctors is a group of African-American motivational speakers, authors, and doctors.
  • George Leonard
    George Burr Leonard was an American writer, editor, and educator who wrote extensively about education and human potential.
  • Germany Kent
    Germany Kent is an American print and television journalist, former beauty queen, author, actress, businesswoman, model, producer, activist and philanthropist.
  • Gino Wickman
    Gino Wickman is the founder of EOS Worldwide, a leadership team development company based in Livonia, Michigan aimed at the small business and entrepreneurial community. He is the author of, Get A Grip: An Entrepreneurial Fable...
  • Glen Sefcik Glen Sefcik
    Glen Sefcik is an American former international and national decathlon, sprints, and hurdles coach, collegiate coach, author, lecturer, and higher education advocate. In 1980, Sefcik served as a sprint and hurdles coach for the Saudi Arabian Olympic Team.
  • Henry Mills Alden
    Henry Mills Alden was an American author and editor of Harper's Magazine for fifty years—from 1869 until 1919.
  • Hezekiah Griggs
    Hezekiah Griggs, III was an American entrepreneur, philanthropist, and investor. He was the founder and managing partner of H360Capital, an early-stage venture capital firm, making him the youngest African-American venture capitalist.
  • Holly Hoffman
    Holly Hoffman, is an American author, motivational speaker, and television personality. She is best known for competing on the reality competition show Survivor, and for her book Your Winner Within.
  • Isaac Leon Kandel
    Isaac Leon Kandel, M.A., Ph.D. was an American educator born in Romania. He studied at Manchester, England, Columbia University, and the University of Jena,. For several years, he taught at schools in Ireland, then became a scholar and teaching professor at Columbia.
  • Ivanka Trump Ivanka Trump
    Ivanka Trump is an American television personality, fashion designer, author and businesswoman who is an advisor to the President of the United States, Donald Trump. She is the daughter of the president and his first wife, former model Ivana Trump.
  • Jack Canfield Jack Canfield
    Jack Canfield is an American author, motivational speaker, seminar leader, corporate trainer, and entrepreneur. He is the co-author of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series, which has more than 250 titles and 500 million copies in print in over 40 languages.
  • Jairek Robbins
    Jairek Robbins is an American performance coach and motivational speaker. He is the son of American life coach, self-help author, and motivational speaker Tony Robbins.
  • James Arthur Ray
    James Arthur Ray is a motivational speaker and author who was convicted of felony negligent homicide. He is the author of Harmonic Wealth: The Secret of Attracting the Life You Want, which was a New York Times bestseller.
  • Jane Cunningham Croly Jane Cunningham Croly
    Jane Cunningham Croly was an American author and journalist, better known by her pseudonym, Jennie June. She was a pioneer author and editor of women's columns in leading newspapers and magazines in New York.
  • Jane Howard (journalist)
    Jane Temple Howard was an American journalist, author, and editor. She worked at Life magazine from 1956 to 1972. She contributed articles to many publications and wrote several books; most well-known was her biography of Margaret Mead.
  • Jane Roberts Jane Roberts
    Dorothy Jane Roberts was an American author, poet, self-proclaimed psychic, and spirit medium, who claimed to channel an energy personality who called himself "Seth."
  • Jared Andre Sawyer Jr.
    Jared Andre Sawyer Jr. born September 28, 1997 is an American actor, author, evangelist, and activist. He is best known for his viral videos as a preaching child prodigy and appearances in television and film.
  • Jared Sawyer Jr
    Jared Andre Sawyer Jr. born September 28, 1997 is an American actor, author, evangelist, and activist. He is best known for his viral videos as a preaching child prodigy and appearances in television and film.
  • Jean Chatzky Jean Chatzky
    Jean Sherman Chatzky is an American financial journalist, author and motivational speaker. Chatzky has given personal financial advice on various TV shows. She is the financial editor for NBC's Today Show.
  • Jeffrey Gitomer Jeffrey Gitomer
    Jeffrey Gitomer is an American author, professional speaker, and business trainer, who writes and lectures internationally on sales, customer loyalty, and personal development. He lives with his family in Charlotte, North Carolina.
  • Jim MacLaren Jim MacLaren
    James E. MacLaren was a motivational speaker and author, noted for his record-breaking performances in the marathon and Ironman triathlon after having his left leg amputated below the knee.
  • Jim Rohn Jim Rohn
    Emanuel James "Jim" Rohn was an American entrepreneur, author and motivational speaker.
  • Joe Gibbs Joe Gibbs
    Joe Jackson Gibbs is a former American football coach, current NASCAR Championship team owner, and former NHRA team owner. He was the 20th and 26th head coach in the history of the Washington Redskins.
  • John Baldoni
    John Baldoni is an internationally recognized executive coach and leadership educator.
  • John Bingham (runner)
    John Bingham is an American marathon runner and author, nicknamed "The Penguin", who has achieved widespread recognition for promoting the walking of long-distance race courses to the general public.
  • John Bradshaw (author)
    John Elliot Bradshaw was an American educator, counselor, motivational speaker, and author who hosted a number of PBS television programs on topics such as addiction, recovery, codependency, and spirituality.
  • John C. Maxwell John C. Maxwell
    John Calvin Maxwell is an American author, speaker, and pastor who has written many books, primarily focusing on leadership. Titles include The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership and The 21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader.
  • John Selby (psychologist) John Selby (psychologist)
    John Selby is an American psychologist and author. Other professional titles include executive counselor, videographer, and meditation innovator. He is the author of over two dozen self-help, spiritual-growth, business-success.
  • John Wooden John Wooden
    John Robert Wooden was an American basketball player and head coach at the University of California at Los Angeles. Nicknamed the "Wizard of Westwood," he won ten NCAA national championships in a 12-year period as head coach at UCLA, including a record seven in a row.
  • Jon Bond
    Jon Bond is an advertising executive, author and entrepreneur in New York City.
  • Joseph Bailey (author) Joseph Bailey (author)
    Joseph Bailey is a psychologist, consultant and public speaker.
  • Joseph Mancuso Joseph Mancuso
    Joseph Mancuso is an American author, who has written 24 entrepreneurial books for entrepreneurs and CEOs, and an international businessman and keynote speaker.
  • Joseph Simmons Joseph Simmons
    Joseph Ward Simmons, known by the stage name Run, Rev. Run or DJ Run, is one of the founding members of the influential hip hop group Run–D.M.C. He is also a practicing minister, known as Reverend Run.
  • Josh Shipp (teen expert) Josh Shipp (teen expert)
    Josh Shipp, is an American youth motivational speaker, author, and TV personality.
  • Julia Butterfly Hill Julia Butterfly Hill
    Julia Lorraine Hill is an American environmental activist and tax redirection advocate. She is best known for having lived in a-tall, roughly 1500-year-old California redwood tree for 738 days between December 10, 1997 and December 18, 1999.
  • Julia Cameron Julia Cameron
    Julia B. Cameron is an American teacher, author, artist, poet, playwright, novelist, filmmaker, composer, and journalist. She is most famous for her book The Artist's Way.
  • Julia Thorne
    Julia Stimson Thorne was an American writer and the first wife of former U.S. Senator and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry.
  • Katherine Schwarzenegger Katherine Schwarzenegger
    Katherine Eunice Schwarzenegger is an American author and the elder daughter of actor-politician Arnold Schwarzenegger and broadcast journalist Maria Shriver. A member of the Kennedy family, Schwarzenegger is a great-niece of John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States.
  • Larry Winget Larry Winget
    Larry Winget is a professional motivational speaker, bestselling author, television personality and social commentator. Winget markets himself as "the trademarked 'Pitbull of Personal Development' and 'World's Only Irritational Speaker'".
  • Lem Burnham
    Lemuel L. Burnham is a former American football defensive end who played three seasons with the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs in the fifteenth round of the 1974 NFL Draft.
  • Lewis Howes Lewis Howes
    Lewis Howes is an American author, entrepreneur, and former professional Arena League football player. He hosts The School of Greatness, a talk show distributed as a podcast.
  • Libby Gill Libby Gill
    Libby Gill is a leadership speaker, executive coach and author in Los Angeles, California. She also is the CEO of Libby Gill & Company, an executive coaching and consulting firm.
  • Lil B Lil B
    Brandon Christopher McCartney, professionally known as Lil B and as his alter ego The BasedGod, is an American rapper from Berkeley, California. Lil B has recorded both solo and with The Pack. His solo work spans several genres, including hip hop, new age, indie rock and choral music.
  • Lillie Devereux Blake Lillie Devereux Blake
    Lillie Devereux Blake was an American woman suffragist and reformer, born in Raleigh, North Carolina, and educated in New Haven, Connecticut.
  • Lloyd Kenyon Jones
    Lloyd Kenyon Jones was a newspaper journalist, lecturer, and author who was raised in Wisconsin and became associated with the religion of Spiritualism during the early 20th century.
  • Lori Hartwell Lori Hartwell
    Lori Hartwell is the Founder and President of the Renal Support Network, author of Chronically Happy: Joyful Living in Spite of Chronic Illness, and co-host of KidneyTalk, a biweekly webcast of issues of interest to those with Chronic Kidney Disease.
  • Louise Hay Louise Hay
    Louise Lynn Hay was an American motivational author and the founder of Hay House. She authored several New Thought self-help books, including the 1984 book, You Can Heal Your Life.
  • Lucinda Bassett
    Lucinda Bassett is an American self-help author and motivational speaker. Her book From Panic to Power: Proven Techniques to Calm Your Anxieties, Conquer Your Fears, and Put You in Control of Your Life is an international bestseller and has been translated into several languages.
  • Maria Kang
    Maria M. Kang-Casler, is an American fitness advocate, coach, blogger and founder of the No Excuse Mom movement, a nonprofit organization which promotes a healthy lifestyle, centered on diet and exercise, for mothers.
  • Marilyn Van Derbur
    Marilyn Elaine Van Derbur is the Miss Colorado 1957, 1958 Miss America pageant holder, author and motivational speaker. In 2011, she was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award.
  • Mark Albion Mark Albion
    Mark Albion is an American business theorist, social entrepreneur and author of values-based business literature.
  • Mark Matlock Mark Matlock
    Mark Matlock is the Executive Director of Youth Specialties and the founder of WisdomWorks Ministries. He is an ordained minister and youth pastor who lives in Dallas. He coauthored the book Dirty Faith with Audio Adrenaline. He also wrote Freshman: The College Student's Guide to Developing Wisdom.
  • Mark Victor Hansen
    Mark Victor Hansen is an American inspirational and motivational speaker, trainer and author. He is best known as the founder and co-creator of the "Chicken Soup for the Soul" book series.
  • Marshall Goldsmith Marshall Goldsmith
    Marshall Goldsmith is an American leadership coach, the author of several management-related books.
  • Marty Neumeier
    Marty Neumeier is an American author and speaker who writes on the topics of brand, design, innovation, and creativity. He currently serves as Director of Transformation for Liquid Agency, a branding agency headquartered in San Jose, California.
  • Master P Master P
    Percy Robert Miller, known by his stage name Master P or his business name P. Miller is an American rapper, actor, businessman, investor, author, filmmaker, record producer, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and former basketball player.
  • Max De Pree
    Max De Pree was an American businessman and writer. A son of D. J. De Pree, founder of Herman Miller office furniture company, he and his brother Hugh De Pree assumed leadership of the company in the early 1960s, Hugh becoming CEO and president in 1962.
  • Maxwell Maltz
    Maxwell Maltz was an American cosmetic surgeon and author of Psycho-Cybernetics, which was a system of ideas that he claimed could improve one's self-image. In turn, the person would lead a more successful and fulfilling life.
  • Michael Gerber (non-fiction writer)
    Michael E. Gerber is an American author and founder of Michael E. Gerber Companies, a business skills training company based in Carlsbad, California.
  • Michael J. Gelb
    Michael J. Gelb is an author and public speaker specializing in creativity and innovation. He is the founder and president of The High Performance Learning Center, a firm specializing in consulting and training for organizations interested in developing more innovative cultures.
  • Michael J. Lyons
    Michael J. Lyons is an American professional motivational speaker, actor and entrepreneur. He is best known for his roles in the Netflix TV series House of Cards, Outsiders, What Would You Do?, and Veep.
  • Michael Strahan Michael Strahan
    Michael Anthony Strahan is a media personality and former American football defensive end who spent his entire 15-year career with the New York Giants of the National Football League.
  • Mika Brzezinski Mika Brzezinski
    Mika Emilie Leonia Brzezinski is an American news presenter and author who currently co-hosts MSNBC's weekday morning broadcast show Morning Joe. She was formerly a CBS News correspondent, and was their principal "Ground Zero" reporter during the morning of the September 11, 2001 attacks.
  • Morris E. Goodman Morris E. Goodman
    Morris E. Goodman is an American motivational speaker and author. Goodman has been called "The Miracle Man" following his recovery from a plane crash which left him paralyzed and unable to move, breathe, talk or swallow.
  • Nancy Austin Nancy Austin
    Nancy Kimball Austin is an American writer and business consultant, best known for co-writing the bestsellers A Passion for Excellence and The Assertive Woman. Her books have sold approximately one million copies, and been published in seven languages.
  • Naomi Judd Naomi Judd
    Naomi Judd is an American country music singer, songwriter, actress and activist.
  • Napoleon Hill Napoleon Hill
    Oliver Napoleon Hill was an American self-help author. He is well known for his book Think and Grow Rich which is among the top 10 best selling self-help books of all time. Hill's works insisted that fervid expectations are essential to improving one's life.
  • Olivia Fox Cabane
    Olivia Fox Cabane is the author of The Charisma Myth and of The Net And The Butterfly. The model of charisma she proposed in "The Charisma Myth" is now often referenced by books on the subject.
  • Oprah Winfrey Oprah Winfrey
    Oprah Winfrey is an American media proprietor, talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist.
  • Patrick Reynolds (activist) Patrick Reynolds (activist)
    Patrick Cleveland Reynolds is an American anti-smoking activist and former actor.
  • Peter McWilliams Peter McWilliams
    Peter Alexander McWilliams was an American self-help author who advocated for the legalization of marijuana.
  • Phil Town Phil Town
    Philip Bradley Town is an American investor, hedge-fund manager, motivational speaker, and author of two books on financial investment that were New York Times best-sellers.
  • Rameck Hunt
    The Three Doctors is a group of African-American motivational speakers, authors, and doctors.
  • Randy Paul Gage
    Randy Paul Gage is an American author and motivational speaker who writes self-help books and lectures on the subjects of success and prosperity.
  • Richard Brodie (programmer)
    Richard Reeves Brodie is an American computer programmer and author. He was the original creator of Microsoft Word. After leaving Microsoft, Brodie became a motivational speaker and authored two bestselling books.
  • Richard Carlson (author) Richard Carlson (author)
    Richard Carlson was an American author, psychotherapist, and motivational speaker, who rose to fame with the success of his book, Don't Sweat the Small Stuff...
  • Richard Kirshenbaum Richard Kirshenbaum
    Richard Kirshenbaum is an advertising executive, author and entrepreneur in New York City. He is also a board member of ArtsConnection, an art program provider to public schools in New York City.
  • Richard Simmons Richard Simmons
    Milton Teagle "Richard" Simmons is an American fitness instructor, actor, and comedian. He promotes weight-loss programs, prominently through his Sweatin' to the Oldies line of aerobics videos and is known for his eccentric, flamboyant, and energetic personality.
  • Robert E. Griswold Robert E. Griswold
    Robert E. Griswold is an American author, educator, composer and business leader, and a long-time leader in the field of human potential development. He is the founder of Effective Learning Systems, Inc. and has authored over one hundred self-help audio programs.
  • Robert Kiyosaki Robert Kiyosaki
    Robert Toru Kiyosaki is an American businessman and author. Kiyosaki is the founder of the Rich Dad Company, a private financial education company that provides personal finance and business education to people through books and videos.
  • Robert Ringer Robert Ringer
    Robert J. Ringer is an American entrepreneur, motivational and political speaker, and author of several best-selling personal-development and political books.
  • Ross Jeffries
    Ross Jeffries is an American author, writer and television personality featured on such programs as The Dr. Phil Show, The Montel Williams Show, The Jane Whitney Show and The Daily Show, and a self-described speed seduction expert.
  • Sampson Davis
    The Three Doctors is a group of African-American motivational speakers, authors, and doctors.
  • Sean Covey
    Sean Covey is an American author, motivational speaker, and publishing executive providing business leadership and time management educational tools for organizations and individuals. He is known for writing motivational books for children and teens.
  • Sean Stephenson Sean Stephenson
    Sean Clinch Stephenson is an American therapist, self-help author and motivational speaker. Because he was born with osteogenesis imperfecta, Stephenson stands three feet tall, has fragile bones, and uses a wheelchair.
  • Sharon Lechter Sharon Lechter
    Sharon L. Lechter is an American accountant, author, businesswoman, investor, motivational speaker, financial literacy activist and philanthropist. Sharon Lechter is also the founder and CEO of Pay Your Family First, a financial education organization.
  • Simon Sinek Simon Sinek
    Simon O. Sinek is a British/American author, motivational speaker and marketing consultant. He is the author of four books including the 2009 best seller Start With Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action.
  • Spencer Johnson (writer) Spencer Johnson (writer)
    Patrick Spencer Johnson was an American physician and author, known for the ValueTales series of children's books, and for his 1998 motivational book Who Moved My Cheese?, which recurred on the New York Times Bestseller list, on the Publishers Weekly Hardcover nonfiction list.
  • Stephen Covey Stephen Covey
    Stephen Richards Covey was an American educator, author, businessman, and keynote speaker. His most popular book was The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.
  • Steve Adubato
    Steve Adubato, Ph.D. is a television broadcaster, author, motivational speaker, leadership and communication coach, syndicated columnist and university lecturer. In the mid 1980s he was New Jersey's youngest state legislator in the New Jersey General Assembly at age 26.
  • Steve Pavlina Steve Pavlina
    Steve Pavlina is an American self-help author, motivational speaker and entrepreneur. He is the author of the web site and the book Personal Development for Smart People.
  • Steve Rizzo Steve Rizzo
    Steve Rizzo is an American motivational speaker, author, and former stand-up comedian, who is notable for his humorous style of motivational speaking and writing. Rizzo is a member of the National Speakers Association and an inductee of its Council of Peers Award for Excellence Speaker Hall of Fame.
  • S. Truett Cathy S. Truett Cathy
    Samuel Truett Cathy was an American businessman, investor, author, and philanthropist. He founded the fast food restaurant chain Chick-fil-A.
  • Tara Magalski
    Tara Magalski is an American actress, television personality, and holistic health coach. She is the founder of Divine Lifestyles, IPA International and Healing is Hot TV. Magalski attended AIU in London and graduated with a degree in communications.
  • Ted Leonsis Ted Leonsis
    Theodore John Leonsis is an American businessman, investor, filmmaker, author, philanthropist, and former politician. He is a former senior executive with America Online, and the founder, chairman, and CEO of Monumental Sports & Entertainment.
  • The Three Doctors (motivational speakers) The Three Doctors (motivational speakers)
    The Three Doctors is a group of African-American motivational speakers, authors, and doctors.
  • Thomas V. Morris
    Thomas V. Morris, also known as Tom Morris and, on social media, tomvmorris, is an American philosopher. He is a former Professor of Philosophy at the University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, founder of the Morris Institute for Human Values, and author of several books.
  • Tim Ferriss
    Timothy Ferriss is an American author, entrepreneur, self-proclaimed "human guinea pig", and public speaker.
  • Timothy Gallwey Timothy Gallwey
    W. Timothy Gallwey is an author who has written a series of books in which he has set forth a new methodology for coaching and for the development of personal and professional excellence in a variety of fields that he calls "the Inner Game".
  • Tim Storey Tim Storey
    Timothy Brian Storey is an American life coach, self-help author, motivational speaker, and entrepreneur. He is founder of Timothy Brian Storey Kids Foundation.
  • Tolly Burkan Tolly Burkan
    Tolly Burkan, also known as Bruce Burkan, is a firewalking spokesman.
  • Tom Becka Tom Becka
    Tom Becka is an American talk radio personality and was the host of the Tom Becka Show on 1290 KOIL in Omaha. He is known for his gravelly voice, and libertarian political views. For a number of years he was heard on KFAB in Omaha. He left KFAB on October 26, 2011.
  • Tom Sullivan (singer) Tom Sullivan (singer)
    Tom Sullivan is an American entertainer, singer, actor, author, motivational speaker and writer.
  • Tony Dungy Tony Dungy
    Anthony Kevin Dungy is a former professional American football player and coach in the National Football League. Dungy was head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers from 1996 to 2001, and head coach of the Indianapolis Colts from 2002 to 2008.
  • Tony Gaskins Tony Gaskins
  • Tony Robbins Tony Robbins
    Tony Robbins is an American author, entrepreneur, philanthropist and life coach. Robbins is known for his infomercials, seminars, and self-help books including Unlimited Power and Awaken the Giant Within. Approximately 4 million people have attended his live seminars.
  • Trina Radke
    Katrina Diane "Trina" Radke Gerry is a former competitive swimmer who represented the United States at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea.
  • Uell Stanley Andersen
    Uell Stanley Andersen was an American self-help and short story author during the 1950s and 1960s.
  • Vash Young
    Vash Young was an American author of motivational and self-improvement books with a popular following during the Great Depression. His writings, especially his last book Fortunes for All reveal much of his early life.
  • Victoria Jackson (entrepreneur) Victoria Jackson (entrepreneur)
    Victoria Jackson is an American philanthropist, entrepreneur and author.
  • Wallace Wattles Wallace Wattles
    Wallace Delois Wattles was an American author. A New Thought writer, he remains personally somewhat obscure, but his writing has been widely quoted and remains in print in the New Thought and self-help movements.
  • Wayne Allyn Root Wayne Allyn Root
    Wayne Allyn Root is a political figure, television and radio personality, author, television producer, and political commentator. He is now a conservative talk radio host, syndicated nationally by USA Radio Network. His show "WAR Now: The Wayne Allyn Root Show" is broadcast by Newsmax TV.
  • Wayne Dyer Wayne Dyer
    Wayne Walter Dyer was an American philosopher, self-help author, and a motivational speaker. His first book, Your Erroneous Zones, is one of the best-selling books of all time, with an estimated 35 million copies sold to date.
  • William Arthur Ward William Arthur Ward
    William Arthur Ward is one of America's most quoted writers of inspirational maxims.
  • William R. Patterson William R. Patterson
    William R. Patterson is Chairman and CEO of The Warcoffer Capital Group, LLC. He leads the firm's corporate strategy and development consulting efforts.
  • Zig Ziglar Zig Ziglar
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