The Giant Anthony Robbins is a famous motivational speakers, Writer and life coach. He’s so famous he’s made cameo appearances in more than a dozen movies. As one of the most celebrated motivational speakers and life coaches in the world, Robbins has come from humble beginnings to rise to the top of his game. He not only talks about how to achieve success; with best-selling books and seminars behind him, as well as being Chairman of five private companies that together generate over half of $1 billion, Robbins has himself become a successful entrepreneur and a model of what it takes in order to achieve your dreams.
Born Anthony J. Robbins on February 29, 1960 in Glendora, California. Robbins raised by an abusive, alcoholic mother in a low-income household. The self-help guru says his life-changing moment came when he was a child and a stranger came to the door to give his family a Thanksgiving dinner. His father left the family shortly after, but the message to Robbins was to help others for a living. Robbins went on to promote seminars for his mentor, well-known speaker and author Jim Rohn, before striking out on his own.
The author of several best-selling self-help books, including Unlimited Power and Awaken the Giant Within, Robbins has become something of a celebrity for his much-publicized “firewalk” seminars. Based on his theory of neuroassociative conditioning, the seminars enlist particpants to walk over hot coals in bare feet to prove that it? fear and inner doubt that often holds people back from achieving greatness and overcoming obstacles they believe to be impossible. His books Unlimited Power and Awaken the Giant Within are No. 1 bestsellers.
“Success is doing what you want to do, when you want, where you want, with whom you want, as much as you want,” says Tony Robbins.