The Four Agreements

The Four Agreements Summary

In The Four Agreements, bestselling author don Miguel Ruiz reveals the source of self-limiting beliefs that rob us of joy and create needless suffering. Based on ancient Toltec wisdom, The Four Agreements offer a powerful code of conduct that can rapidly transform our lives to a new experience of freedom, true happiness, and love.

•  A New York Times bestseller for over a decade
•  An international bestseller translated into 46 languages worldwide

"This book by don Miguel Ruiz, simple yet so powerful, has made a tremendous difference in how I think and act in every encounter." — Oprah Winfrey

“Don Miguel Ruiz’s book is a roadmap to enlightenment and freedom.” — Deepak Chopra, Author, The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success

“An inspiring book with many great lessons.” — Wayne Dyer, Author, Real Magic

“In the tradition of Castaneda, Ruiz distills essential Toltec wisdom, expressing with clarity and impeccability what it means for men and women to live as peaceful warriors in the modern world.” — Dan Millman, Author, Way of the Peaceful Warrior


About the Authors

Don Miguel Ruiz is the bestselling author of The Four Agreements (a New York Times bestseller for over a decade), The Four Agreements Companion Book, The Mastery of Love, The Voice of Knowledge, The Circle of Fire, and The Fifth Agreement. The teachings of Ruiz are best known for transforming complex human issues into simple common sense — a talent that has earned him millions of fans and international acclaim.

Janet Mills is the founder and president of Amber-Allen publishing. She is also the co-author, with don Miguel Ruiz, of six books in The Toltec Wisdom Series, creator of “The Four Agreements for a Better Life” online course, and editor of Deepak Chopra’s bestselling title, The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success. Her life’s mission is to publish books of enduring beauty, integrity, and wisdom, and to inspire others to fulfill their most cherished dreams.

Book Reviews


Best book I have ever read. By far.5 star

Amazingly written, a synopsis on how to live happily and strive for heaven. Exactly what the world needs right now55


inspiring5 star

Great outlook on life55


Inspirational5 star

The book Inspired me to live and be the best version of me. Bravo 👏55


Decent read4 star

I really enjoyed this book. Some parts I felt were a bit general and vague but still gave off an important message. It surely helped me to redirect my mind and some of my negative thoughts. Overall would recommend !45

Ja' X

Must Read5 star

Words of encouragement for progression ! Uplifting Eye Opener55


Worth a look4 star

Simple read with rewarding results.45

Kathey A

The Four Agreements5 star

Excellent! Life changing. Thank you to my brother for recommending55


Powerful!!5 star

For only being my second book ever fully reading. I can’t believe how much I learned about life and myself. This book has helped me grow and expand my mind into a new way of life, a life of happiness and love. I will reread this book anytime I’m having any negativity running around in my head!55

fran duson

A Must Read5 star

GREAT BOOK💜 full of great encouragement! I55

Natalya B-T

Incredible5 star

Just beautiful book! Must read for everyone!55

Other Books by Don Miguel Ruiz & Janet Mills

The Mastery of Love


The Mastery of Love
4.5     1349
The Fifth Agreement


The Fifth Agreement
4.5     386
Los cuatro acuerdos


Los cuatro acuerdos
4.5     550

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