Advanced Praise for Tim Kelley’s True Purpose

“Tim Kelley gives us all a road map for the discovery of our true purpose in life. No other book that I have ever come across lays out the journey in such a thoughtful, challenging and motivating way. If you want a life filled with meaning and purpose, let Tim be your guide. You won’t be disappointed!”

Howard Behar, Former president, Starbucks Coffee

“Tim Kelley’s work is of the highest caliber. His insight, precision and skill shine out from a field that is typically hazy. If you are called to explore the realm of purpose, I know of no better guide than Tim.”

Helen Palmer, best-selling author of The Enneagram

“What Einstein did for physics and Gutenberg did for printing, True Purpose does for purpose. You’ll discover that we’ve been in nursery school with respect to what we know and how we access purpose. This book puts us into college. Whether you know your purpose or not, I urge you to read this book and do its exercises. It will put you on a path of magic and blessings. True Purpose will be the standard for years to come. Well done, Tim.”

Martin Rutte, Co-editor, Chicken Soup for the Soul at Work


“True Purpose is a profound book that walks you through a step-by-step, proven process to discover your life’s purpose. Tim is a master, and I have personally watched him transform hundreds of people’s lives—including my own.”

Marcia Wieder, Founder & CEO of Dream University® and author of Making Your Dreams Come True

“Tim Kelley understands human nature–on the ground level and according to our highest desires. Any person who desires to make an ongoing impact with their work and life will benefit from the ideas and steps he shares in this book. At once practical and wise, True Purpose will give you a broader and deeper understanding of your motivations and the actions that will move you in powerful new directions toward the greatest challenges that are still ahead of you.”

–John Mitchell, former President, Planters & LifeSavers Co., and

former President, Business Printer Division, Lexmark International, Inc.

“True Purpose offers practical strategies to help meet one of life’s greatest challenges: finding our unique path and giving our life true meaning. Tim Kelley’s methods draw on his own inner work, his extensive coaching experience, his passion, and his creative gifts. This is a highly original and useful book.”

Riane Eisler, author of The Chalice and The Blade, The Real Wealth of Nations, and The Power of Partnership

“Tim Kelley has pioneered a methodology which will allow you to understand your very specific purpose and begin to find the satisfaction that comes when one’s life activity is centered on that purpose. Tim’s new book True Purpose embodies the knowledge and experience he has gained in this life’s work, complete with exercises and clear instructions as to how we can bring this understanding into each of our daily lives.”

–Simon Rich, Jr., former Chairman and CEO of Louis Dreyfus Natural Gas, and Chairman of the Board of Visitors, Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences at Duke University

“Knowing your real purpose is essential to doing big things in the world. Tim’s book will help you find your true purpose – and start living it.”

Michael Port, author of The Think Big Manifesto and Book Yourself Solid