Phineas Parkhurst Quimby (February 16, 1802 – January 16, 1866), was a New England philosopher, magnetizer, mesmerist, healer, and inventor, who resided in Maine. Quimby was a catalyzing personality whose work is widely recognized as leading to the New Thought movement and even to have influenced the "talking cure" methodology of early psychology.
Phineas Parkhurst Quimby: His Complete Writings and Beyond
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“If you do not run your subconscious mind yourself, someone else will run it for you.” — Florence Scovel Shinn
William Walker Atkinson was a very important and influential figure in the early days of the New Thought Movement. Little is known about his early years, except that he was born in Baltimore, Maryland on December 5, 1862, to William and Emma Atkinson, both of whom were born in Maryland also. By the early 1890's Chicago had become a major centre for New Thought, mainly through the work of Emma Curtis Hopkins, and Atkinson decided to move there and he became an active promoter of the…