Jake Ducey, a kid from a good Southern California family, seemed to have it all. But he didn’t. Something was missing, and the emptiness had led him to a life fueled by alcohol and drugs. Following his heart, Jake left it all behind and, with his meager savings, traveled the world. He discovered that what he was seeking was inside himself the entire timethat our destiny is realized only if we look within ourselves first. Upon returning from his spiritual adventure, Jake raised the funds to build a school and home for orphans in Guatemala. Now twenty-one, Jake is the author of Into the Wind and The Purpose Principles and he speaks throughout the country on consciously and responsibly creating our lives.
A new inspirational book from the world’s first millennial motivational speakerTEDx star and inspirational coach Jake Ducey!
The Purpose Principles presents a humorous, action-oriented approach for getting more meaning out of life. It teaches you how to live with more excitement, productivity, clarity, and confidence. It helps you tackle daily challenges, inspire others, live with passion and purpose, and realize all your goals more efficiently.
With penetrating insights and anecdotes, TEDx speaker and inspirational coach Jake Ducey reveals a step-by-step pathway for living with greater purpose, service, and funprinciples and exercises that give us the know-how” to take advantage of the opportunities all around us. This book spells out the timeless principles used by the greatest contributors to human history, and how you can integrate them into your life immediately. Taken together and practiced every day, these principles will give you a quality of life beyond your wildest dreams!
Praise for Into the Wind:
“Into the Wind is one long Chicken Soup for the Soul story. Jake Ducey is an amazing young man and his story will inspire you to love life to the fullest.”
—Jack Canfield, Coauthor of the New York Times-bestselling Chicken Soup for the Soul series.
“Decades ago there were visionaries at Apple Inc. who changed the world; Steve Jobs and me. Now Jake is here to transform the world in his own right.”
—Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple Inc.
"Jake's book will move you to pursue your wildest dreams."
—Laird Hamilton, World Surf Champion
“Jake Ducey brings a message built on his compelling personal story and insatiable zest for life in his speeches. He reminds us that the best path forward is the one guided by our own dreams. In these cynical times, his optimism, energy, faith in humanity, and sheer delight in the adventure of personal discovery and growth are refreshing and even inspiring. ”
—Christopher Campbell, Director and Professor of Community, Environment, and Planning at the University of Washington
“Jake Ducey's authentic inner journey in Into the Wind creates a beacon to guide many others across the planet into their own unique quest—beyond the illusion of traditional limitations on fulfilling our true potential. It was an exciting and humorous read, and I look forward to the sequel as the next chapter of Jake’s life.”
—Foster Gamble, creator of Thrive
“Jake’s journey and book are proof that when we follow the Law of Attraction, miracles become regularities and we live our wildest dreams while love surrounds us!”
—Richard Cohn, publisher of The Secret, founder of Beyond Words Publishing
“Jake’s book shows that if you Make-A-Wish and act on it, you’re rewarded. Inspiring!”
—Frank Shankwitz ,founder of the Make-A-Wish Foundation
“Jake is proof that when we trust in Spirit, we achieve whatever we put our minds to, including changing the world.”
—Leah Amico, three-time Olympic Gold Medalist, motivational speaker
“Jake’s book shows that no matter your age, you can Think and Grow Rich, but that wealth begins within.”
—Greg S. Reid, author of Think and Grow Rich: Stickability
“With a raw, authentic passion for his mission, Jake Ducey is bringing New Thought principles of truth and love to a whole new generation of seekers. I’m so excited to watch the unfolding of this blossoming visionary.”
—Lisa McCourt, author of Juicy Joy – 7 Simple Steps to Your Glorious, Gutsy Self
“Jake’s book and ability to speak will take you from your transition phase to one of success and purpose.”
—Johnny Campbell, The Transition Man (Speaker Hall of Fame 2007)
“Jake’s adventures of illuminating past mistakes into divine greatness is an inspiration for anyone wanting to go beyond their negative mental conditioning.”
—Dr. David Corbin, author, inventor, life coach
“Jake is a fearless and daring young man with a message and journey that’ll make you leap off the edge of comfort to your destiny.”
—Nik Halik, author of Thrillionaire, motivational speaker