The Ultimate TOP 10 Inspirational Audio Books of All Time!

This post is a part of a motivational series that also includes – TOP 10 Best Motivational Audio Books You Must Listen to! and 10 Self Help Audio Books that Have the Ability to Transform Your Life.

You see, inspiration doesninspirational audio books‘t come as often as we would like. We all strive to keep our life running smoothly as possible but often roadblocks appear and everything seems to fall apart.

The truth is: every once in a while, we all need a little bit of inspiration to continue our journey.

Every one of the inspirational audio books below feature one powerful life story that I found truly educating, intriguing and inspiring.


TOP 10 Inspirational Audio Books


Steve Jobs by Walter Isacson

steve jobs audio book

The book about the man that revolutionized the technology industry. Based on more than 40 interviews performed over 2 years, this biography is the best one about Steve Jobs and it shows how the life of this remarkable man was interesting from day one.



The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

The Alchemist audio book

Entitled as one of the best-selling books in history, The Alchemist tells the story of an Andalusian shepherd boy named Santiago who travels from his homeland to the Egyptian desert in search of a treasure buried. A truly inspirational story about the power that each one of us has to follow our dreams.


Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl

mans search for meaning audio book

From the man who survived to Nazi death camps, where he endured tremendous horror, this audio book decapsulates where lies the primary human motivational force: our search for meaning.



Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed

wild audio book

At 22, Cheryl Strayed life was not what she dreamed about. In an impulsive decision, she picked up her bags and with no previous experience in hiking, started an 1100-mile solo hike with the promise that everything would piece back together.



Start with Why by Simon Sinek

start with why audio book

Sinek talks about the power to inspire others, so they achieve remarkable things. And why do I want to achieve something? What’s the whole purpose? This audio book presents golden nuggets that you can use to achieve a more fulfilled life.



The Secret by Rhonda Byrne

the secret audio book

In this audiobook, you will discover the Secret, and you will learn how to have, do, or be anything you want. One of the most well-regarded books of the story!




The Richest Man in Babylon by George Clason

the richest man in babylon audio book

If you are wondering how to deal with your financial planning, this is the audio book you’re looking for. Financial advice that helped millions of people and that will inspire you to start growing your personal wealth.



A New Earth: Awakening To Your Life’s Purpose by Eckhart Tolle

a new earth audio book

Tolle demystifies what are the current problems of the humanity and offers a solution to create a new, saner and more loving world. And it all begins with one question: Who you really are?



I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai

i am malala audio book

A great story from the Muslim girl who fought against Taliban in the pursuit of an education. From the murder attempt to the eyes of the world, “I am Malala” shares an inspirational message that everyone in the world should listen.



Total Recall: My Unbelievably True Life Story by Arnold Schwarzenegger

total recall audio book

The story of one of the world’s most remarkable actors, businessmen, and world leaders narrated by himself. Really inspiring how he turn to be one of the most influential people on the planet.


Other Resources:

the school of greatness podcast


The School of Greatness Podcast – Hosted by Lewis Holmes, it’s one of the best podcasts with a focus on inspiration and motivation to achieve greatness.



zen habits radio


Zen Habits Radio – Hosted by Leo Babauta, owner of one of the blogs with most subscribers on the web. He went from being overweight and in debt to being an ultramarathoner, vegan, and successful blogger while raising 6 kids. If he can make it, everyone can!


Still tuned?

If you want a quick boost of inspiration, watch the video below. It will show you what is the most important thing in everyone’s life. Truly inspirational!


What are the top inspirational audio books of your life? Share them in the comments, I’d be glad to know!