About this title: Both inspiring and practical, Claude Bristol's principles of success have motivated people for over half a century. Many people cite THE MAGIC OF BELIEVING as one of their favorite books, and attribute their success in life to it. Bristol offers a message of affirmation, along with advice on success and relationships. Though his language may at first seem a little dated, his clear and simple message comes through: believe in yourself, have a vision, be focused, and don't give up. "To win, you've got to stay in the game."