The Richest Man Who Ever Lived: King Solomon's Secrets to Success, Wealth, and Happiness (Hardcover)
After Steven Scott flunked out of six jobs in his first four years after college, his best friend, Gary Smalley, offered one simple suggestion that would transform his life: study a chapter in Proverbs every day. Two years later, using the amazing strategies he gleaned from Solomon, Scott started a small company with a partner. Within six months their business was making over a million dollars a week. In the years since they have built more than a dozen multimillion-dollar companies. In addition, by applying the wisdom of Proverbs to his personal life, Scott restored his relationship with his estranged wife.
In this life-changing book, Scott reveals Solomon's hidden treasures often-overlooked wisdom for achieving breakthrough success in one's work, health, marriage, and relationship with God. Readers will discover how to
.master life's most important skill
.achieve extraordinary success in business, finance, and marriage
.resolve and win any conflict
.overcome the most destructive force in relationships
.prevent the single greatest cause of financial loss
"The Richest Man Who Ever Lived" powerfully and practically equips readers to apply Solomon's inspired wisdom to accomplish their business, relational, and spiritual purposes.
About the Author
Steven K. Scott is a cofounder of the American Telecast Corporation and its group of consumer-goods companies. In addition to creating ATC's marketing programs, he has written and directed more than eight hundred television commercials and twenty-four infomercials selling ATC's product lines. Cher, Jane Fonda, Kathie Lee Gifford, Charlton Heston, Tom Selleck, and Michael Landon are a few of the more than seventy celebrities who have appeared in Steve's commercials and infomercials.
To date, his campaigns have sold more than one billion dollars' worth of products to more than twenty million consumers. In addition to cofounding and building more than a dozen multimillion-dollar companies from the ground up, Steve has also coauthored two bestselling books with Gary Smalley and coproduced nine bestselling videos.
Dr. Gary Smalley, one of the foremost experts on family relationships, has written or cowritten more than sixty books and thirty-five videos, selling more than six million copies. With more than forty years of experience, he is a best-selling and award-winning author and has appeared on hundreds of local and national radio and television shows. He and his wife, Norma, have been married more than forty five years and have three grown children, all in full-time ministry.
Praise for The Richest Man Who Ever Lived
“Truly amazing! Solomon gives us the master keys to success, wealth, and happiness. In this book, Steve Scott puts those keys in our hands and shows us how to use them. Whether you’re just getting started in business or [are] the CEO of a Fortune 500 company, I believe these breakthrough strategies could propel you to levels of success and happiness you haven’t yet imagined.”
–David Neeleman, CEO and chairman of the board of jetBlue Airways
“This is an exciting book. It will change your life to one of excellence and success. Though I, too, read a Proverbs chapter a day, I have never seen it all mapped out so clearly and practically. This will help so many–including me!”
–Ruth Graham, author of A Legacy of Love and A Legacy of Faith
“Phenomenal! Steve Scott has ‘cracked’ the Solomon Code. He takes the inspired wisdom of Solomon and transforms it into simple yet powerful steps we can take to solve any problem and achieve true fulfillment and extraordinary success, at home and at work. Most important, he shows how anyone can partner with the ultimate mentor. This book will turn a purpose-driven life into a purpose-accomplished life!”
–Chuck Norris, movie and television star
“Steven Scott knows God and he knows business. His new book, based upon the secrets of King Solomon’s success, is dynamite! It will blow the dust off your heart and mind and stir you to action. The Richest Man Who Ever Lived is one of the best books I have ever read. Don’t miss it.”
–Dr. Jerry Falwell, founder and chancellor of Liberty University
“I’ve always loved the Proverbs, and Steve Scott converts Solomon’s principles into specific, life-changing steps of action that anyone can take.”
–Dr. David Jeremiah, Sr., pastor, author of Sanctuary and Escape the Coming Night
“Steve Scott’s uncanny discernment enables us to understand Solomon’s wisdom in a way that few of us ever have. More importantly, he shows us how to apply its life-transforming power to every important area of our lives–our marriages, our parenting, our jobs, and our faith.”
–Michael Landon, Jr., writer, director, producer
“For over thirty years Steven Scott has been ‘hanging out’ with the richest man who ever lived. In this book, you will get to hang out with Steven. It will enrich your life.”
–Gary D. Chapman, PhD, best-selling author of The Five Love Languages and The Four Seasons of Marriage