The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom
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The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom


In The Four Agreements, don Miguel Ruiz reveals the source of self-limiting beliefs that rob us of joy and create needless suffering. Based on ancient Toltec wisdom, the Four Agreements offer a powerful code of conduct that can rapidly transform our lives to a new experience of freedom, true happiness, and love. The Four Agreements are: Be Impeccable With Your Word, Don't Take Anything Personally, Don't Make Assumptions, Always Do Your Best.

Title:The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom
Edition Language:English
Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:168 pages

    The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom Reviews

  • Jim Mitchell
    Jan 02, 2017

    I am reading this book, and even though it is a small book, when I finish page 129, I start over again on page 1. I have been reading it for about fourteen years now, and I suspect I will continue rea...

  • Mikaela
    Mar 12, 2008

    I'd like to propose this book as required reading for the course, Life. Make four simple agreements with yourself and living becomes so much easier, so much lighter:1. Be impeccable with your wordSpea...

  • Suz
    Sep 17, 2007

    This is my second time reading this book and I picked it up again because I felt I was compromising too much in my life and it was affecting my core. I have a chapter to go but here's the summary:The ...

  • Jessica
    Jun 27, 2010

    I was surprised. I thought I would really like this book. A friend of mine told me the basic ideas were to be impeccable with your word, don't take things personally, don't make assumptions,and always...

  • Chris
    Jun 02, 2011

    I never thought I would fall for a book by someone who would allow this picture of himself to adorn the back cover:I can't explain it. I'm not one to be floored by silly, little self-help books full o...

  • Diana
    Jan 22, 2014

    OK. So. I liked several parts of this book very much. I love that happiness is a choice. I especially appreciated reading about the third agreement: Don't Make Assumptions because communication is som...

  • Yuki Shimmyo
    Jun 16, 2015

    "Happiness is a choice, and so is suffering." The Toltec wisdom of this book is commonsense which we all have heard, but do not always believe and apply every moment. As I read each section, specific ...

  • Jackye
    Oct 02, 2007

    Ruiz used to be a surgeon, until he fell asleep at the wheel one night and crashed into a wall. He recalls being outside of his physical body pulling two people from the wreckage. The near-death exper...

  • Illyria
    Jul 24, 2007

    I know this little book is the type of cliché self-help item that makes its way to the impulse-purchase-friendly shelves by the registers at Barns and Nobel around Christmas time and subsequently gat...

  • Carrie
    Jul 22, 2012

    The Four Agreements1. Be impeccable with your word.2. Don’t take anything personally.3. Don’t make assumptions.4. Always do your best. I was given this book as a Birthday present from my little br...

About Miguel Ruiz

Miguel Ruiz

The tools shared by don Miguel are based on common sense and shared with such simplicity, that the universal message underlying his teaching is recognized by many. don Miguel's message is simple, practical and when implemented, even incrementally, changes lives. In the tradition of the Toltec, a Nagual guides an individual to personal freedom. Combining new insights with old wisdom, don Miguel has