Mitch Albom is an American musician and writer. His books are internationally famous. He has sold over 40 million books worldwide and has been published in 47 languages. So let’s know about his life and finally see some Mitch Albom quotes.
Who Is Mitch Albom ?
Mitch Albom’s full name is Mitchell David Albom. He was born in 1958 in Passaic, New Jersey into a Jewish family. His father’s name is Ira Albom and his mother’s name is Rhoda Albom. His parents were very supportive and said that we should roam around other countries and see the whole world.
Mitch Albom Study :
Albom studied in high school in southern New Jersey and later went to Brandis University in Massachusetts to study sociology. He was determined to become a musician, so he joined various bands in college and also worked in many night clubs.
He further took Admission at the Berklee College of Music in Massachusetts and learned jazz piano from Charlie Bancos. He also learned journalism while working in the music industry in New York. And he did writing for the Queens Tribune newspaper.
He enrolled at Columbia University for a degree in journalism. Along with studies, he worked as a part-timer in a sports magazine. After completing his studies, he worked as a full-time sports writer.
Mitch Albom Career :
In 1985, Albom won the Associated Press Sports Editor’s Award while working in a similar way. Because of this, he got the job of lead sports columnist in the board Detroit Free Press. Likewise, his popularity grew and he was awarded the Best Feature Writing award seven times, which no writer has ever received.
In 1995, Albom discovered that his sociology professor, Maury Schwartz, was one of his most favorite professors. He has got a fatal disease when he went to join him and he started visiting his professor every Tuesday.
During this time, he got the idea that he should write a book about this incident. And he started writing the book “Tuesday with Morey”. And the book was purchased by Doubleday soon after Schwartz’s death and published in 1997.
After being published, the book peaked at number 1 on the list of bestsellers. And till date, this book has sold more than 14 million copies and this book has been translated into 41 languages.
After this success, he wrote more books such as ‘He had another fictional story’, ‘People the Five People You Meet in Heaven’. The book has sold over 10 million copies. His novel ‘Another Day’ was on The New York Times’ best-seller list for 9 months.
Four films have also been made from his books. Apart from that Mitch is also a good lyricist. He recorded several of his songs in which his song “Hit Somebody” is most famous. Which he wrote for rock singer Warren Zevon.
Mitch Albom Awards :
They have received many awards. In 2010, he was awarded the Red Smith Award. In 2013, he was inducted into the National Sports Media Association’s Hall of Fame and in the 2017 Michigan Sports Hall of Fame Award.
Mitch Albom Personal Life :
Talking about his personal life, he is interested in many subjects. But at first, he wanted to become a cartoonist but he suddenly came into the field of music and later also worked as a journalist. In this way, mitch is a multi-specialist person.
Today he is 62 years old in 2020. In 2019, their net worth was more than 5 Million dollars. He lives in Detroit, MI with his wife Janine Sabino.
Mitch Albom’s Must Read Books :
1) The Five People You Meet in Heaven
2) The Time Keeper
3) Have a Little Faith
4) For One More Day
Mitch Albom Quotes With Images :
Death can end life, not our relationship.
All ends are also beginnings. But we don’t know when it will start.
Accept whatever you are and enjoy it.
Holding anger is a poison and it harms you from inside.
Love is how you live in people’s hearts even after you die.
Lost love is still in your heart. Only its form is different.
When you sacrifice something of your own, you don’t really lose it.
Your memory is your true partner. You nurture it, hold it and you dance with it.
The truth is, once you learn to die, you also learn how to live.
Many people live a meaningless life.
Try to imagine life without time but maybe you can’t.
You have to devote yourself to loving others if you want to know the true meaning of your life.
When you look into your mother’s eyes you will know what is the purest love on this earth.
There is a story behind everything. But some of the stories are simple and some are hard and heartbreaking.
I feel better when I’m with you.
When someone is in your heart, they never really go away.
Even a day spent with someone you love can change everything.
Sacrifice is also a part of life and is considered. There is nothing to regret.
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