Bill Dallas was a jet-setting real-estate entrepreneur when he was charged, convicted and sentenced to five years in prison for grand-theft embezzlement. As he faced the reality of his circumstances God caused him to reflect and re-evaluate. Lessons from San Quentin tells Dallas' story of how his life was changed by hardship for the better. He teaches 12 core principles from hard-earned lessons that will challenge and inspire you to rise above failures to develop the character God wants you to have.
If Bill Dallas didnt have it all, he had most of it. A diploma from a prestigious university, a lucrative career as a top California real estate entrepreneur, and more than enough money to fund a life filled with sports cars, penthouses, and beautiful women. And then it all fell apart. Convicted of grand theft embezzlement, the former golden boy found himself in one of the nations most infamous institutionsSan Quentin, home of the worst of the worst. He thought it was the end of everything. But the real story was about to begin.
Lessons from San Quentin chronicles Bills journey from narcissistic playboy . . . to suicidal inmate . . . to spiritual apprentice. Along the way, it introduces us to his unlikely mentorsSan Quentins Lifers, who guided Bill to an unexpected relationship with God. Through a vivid and transparent recounting of stories from his prison experience, Bill shares 12 life principles he had to learn the hard wayand that can help you triumph over even the most difficult circumstances.