We tend to live up to our expectations.
Your problem is to bridge the gap which exists between where you are now and the goal you intend to reach.
Get into a line that you will find to be a deep personal interest, something you really enjoy spending twelve to fifteen hours a day working at, and the rest of the time thinking about.
A great attitude does much more than turn on the lights in our worlds; it seems to magically connect us to all sorts of serendipitous opportunities that were somehow absent before the change.
For a person to build a rich and rewarding life for himself, there are certain qualities and bits of knowledge that he needs to acquire. There are also things, harmful attitudes, superstitions, and emotions that he needs to chip away. A person needs to chip away everything that doesn't look like the person he or she most wants to become.
People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.
The key that unlocks energy is ''Desire.'' It's also the key to a long and interesting life. If we expect to create any drive, any real force within ourselves, we have to get excited.
Whenever we're afraid, it's because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid.
All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination.
The mind moves in the direction of our currently dominant thoughts.
Don't let the fear of the time it will take to accomplish something stand in the way of your doing it. The time will pass anyway; we might just as well put that passing time to the best possible use.
What's going on in the inside shows on the outside.
Compared to what we need to know or should know and some day will know, we are like children playing blind man's bluff.
When the days are too short chances are you are living at your best.
You can measure opportunity with the same yardstick that measures the risk involved. They go together.
Everything that's really worthwhile in life comes to us.
Our attitude towards others determines their attitude towards us.
We can help others in the world more by making the most of yourself than in any other way.
Everything in the world we want to do or get done, we must do with and through people.
Open your ears before you open your mouth, it may surprise your eyes.
The big thing is that you know what you want.
Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal.
Our environment, the world in which we live and work, is a mirror of our attitudes and expectations.
Our first journey is to find that special place for us.
We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within.
All you have to do is know where you're going. The answers will come to you of their own accord.
Always keep that happy attitude. Pretend that you are holding a beautiful fragrant bouquet.
Excellence always sells.
Am I motivated by what I really want out of life or am I mass-motivated.
You'll find boredom where there is the absence of a good idea.
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