I Dare You!

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American entrepreneur and philanthropist WILLIAM H. DANFORTH (1870-1956) is most famous for founding the Ralston Purina Company, but he also helped launch the American Youth Foundation in 1925 as a resource for spurring kids to becoming the best they can be. The spirit of his can-do philosophy is encapsulated here, in this cheerful and inspiring guide to being a creative, adventurous, magnetic, successful, daring person at any age.

For decades, I Dare You!-with its honest, ...

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Overview

American entrepreneur and philanthropist WILLIAM H. DANFORTH (1870-1956) is most famous for founding the Ralston Purina Company, but he also helped launch the American Youth Foundation in 1925 as a resource for spurring kids to becoming the best they can be. The spirit of his can-do philosophy is encapsulated here, in this cheerful and inspiring guide to being a creative, adventurous, magnetic, successful, daring person at any age.

For decades, I Dare You!-with its honest, heartfelt advice and entertaining and enlightening anecdotes-has encouraged and motivated children and adults alike to take control of their lives and become the happy, fulfilled people they've always dreamed of being.

As relevant and necessary today as it was when it was first published more than 70 years ago, this is a book to treasure and to share.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781607966326
  • Publisher: Beta Nu Publishing
  • Publication date: 9/2/2013
  • Pages: 110
  • Sales rank: 254,521
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.38 (d)

Meet the Author

William H. Danforth (September 10, 1870 – December 24, 1955) founded Nestle Purina in St. Louis, Missouri in 1894. He was a co-founder of the American Youth Foundation (AYF) and the author of the book, I Dare You!
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  • Posted July 21, 2014

    I rate this book 5 star, other than sacred text, it has been one

    I rate this book 5 star, other than sacred text, it has been one of the most influential books directing my life. I recommend it to anyone desiring to have a balanced life.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 19, 2013

    Gives a direction for those in need of a push, there are only 5%

    Gives a direction for those in need of a push, there are only 5% that will understand it. Strive to be in that percentage.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 23, 2002

    Motivating and Uplifting

    I have just finished this book and it is the most motivating and inspiring book. Danforth teaches us how to make our lives more fulfilling, mentally, physically, socially and spiritually. Think Tall , Stand Tall Smile Tall , Live Tall

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