Most great people have attained their greatest success just one step beyond their greatest failure.
It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.
It is more fun to talk with someone who doesn’t use long, difficult words but rather short, easy words like ‘What about lunch?’
Always treat others as if their potential has been realized, watch them grow in to their happiness.
We can not solve a problem at the same level of consciousness we created it from.
A problem is something you can do something about. If you can’t do something about it, then it’s not a problem. It’s a predicament.
Sing along with the elevator music.
Enjoy the small things in life
Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become.
Until you make peace with who you are, you’ll never be content with what you have.
We should be taught not to wait for inspiration to start a thing. Action always generates inspiration. Inspiration seldom generates action.
There is no value in life except what you choose to place upon it and no happiness in any place except what you bring to it yourself.
Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Failures are divided into two classes – those who thought and never did, and those who did and never thought.
Be yourself, everyone else is taken.
The very least you can do in your life is to figure out what you hope for…
The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty.
Reasonable people work for the dreamers.
Enthusiasm is contagious. Be a carrier.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.
You make mistakes. Mistakes don’t make you.
A bad day is just a day when you have been thinking more negative thoughts than positive ones.
What we are is God’s gift to us. What we become is our gift to God.
I had the blues because I had no shoes until upon the street, I met a man who had no feet.
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
There is only one thing better than making a new friend, and that is keeping an old one.
Personality can open doors, but only character can keep them open.
To have more, you’ve got to become more.
A great man is always willing to be little.
Don’t wait. The time will never be just right.
Whatever you want to do, do it now! There are only so many tomorrows.
The first principle of success is desire – knowing what you want. Desire is the planting of your seed.
Rule your mind or it will rule you.
There is a piece of heaven in all of us. That’s why we call others ‘angels’
Obstacles are things a person sees when he takes his eyes off his goal.
Life isn’t a matter of milestones but of moments.
You never know when a moment and a few sincere words can have an impact on a life.
Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.
Know what you want and believe that you can have it.
Integrity is the essence of everything successful.
Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
We either make ourselves miserable or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same.
If you don’t learn to laugh at trouble, you won’t have anything to laugh at when you’re old.
Imagination is more important than knowledge. For while knowledge defines all we currently know and understand, imagination points to all we might yet discover and create.
Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.
Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.
Every person dies. Not every person really lives.
If you aren’t fired with enthusiasm, then you will be fired with enthusiasm.
Men should learn to live with the same seriousness with which children play.
We don’t stop playing because we grow old; We grow old because we stop playing.
Yesterday is history. Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That’s why we call it ‘The Present’.
When you are grounded and established in all areas in your wheel of life, there are no limitations.
Success is never ending, failure is never final.
Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.
I am so clever that sometimes I don’t understand a single word of what I am saying.
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.
When you cease to dream you cease to live.
One measure of leadership is the caliber of people who choose to follow you.
Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living; the other helps you make a life.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.
Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you are right!
The hardest thing to learn in life is which bridge to cross and which to burn.
Sometimes your only available transportation is a leap of faith.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
You don’t have a soul. You are a Soul. You have a body.
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
Be a first rate version of yourself, not a second rate version of someone else.
Most people who fail in their dreams fail not from lack of ability but from lack of commitment.
You cannot do a kindness to soon, for you never know how soon it will be to late.
If there is no wind, row.
Without dreams, there is no reality!
A leader is not measured by how many followers they have, but how many followers they have inspired to lead.
Conceit is a weird disease. It makes everybody sick except the one who’s got it.
If you can’t see the bright side of life, polish the dull side.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, and leave the rest to God.
If you worry about what might be, and wonder what might have been, You will ignore what is.
Instead of wondering when your next vacation is, maybe you ought to set up a life you don’t need to escape from.
Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.
Watch your thoughts; they become words.
Watch your words; they become actions.
Watch your actions; they become habits.
Watch your habits; they become character.
Watch your character; it becomes your destiny.
Believe while others are doubting; Plan while others are playing; Study while others are sleeping; Decide while others are delaying; Prepare while others are daydreaming; Begin while others are procrastinating; Work while others are wishing; Save while others are wasting; Listen while others are talking; Smile while others are frowning; Commend while others are criticizing; Persist while others are quitting.
Network marketing gives people the opportunity, with very low risk and very low financial commitment, to build their own income-generating asset and acquire great wealth.
I am often asked if Network Marketing is a Pyramid Scheme. My reply is that corporations really are pyramid schemes. A corporation has only one person at the top, generally the CEO, and everyone else below.
The future of network marketing is unlimited. There’s no end in sight. It will to continue to grow, because better people are getting into it. They are raising the entire standard of MLM to the point where soon, it will be one of the most respected business methods in the world.
Network marketing is the big wave of the future. It’s taking the place of franchising, which now requires too much capital for the average person.
Formal education will earn you a living. Self education will earn you a fortune.
ou will meet people who believe all network marketing opportunities are pyramid schemes. Why spend all your time trying to convince them otherwise when there are legions of people who are open to what you have?
Success in this industry is not in finding the right person, but in becoming the right person.
No matter what your product is, you are ultimately in the education business. Your customers need to be constantly educated about the many advantages of doing business with you, trained to use your products more effectively, and taught how to make never-ending improvement in their lives.
Network Marketing is an equal opportunity opportunity.
If you are a person with big dreams and would love to support others in achieving their big dreams, then the network marketing business is definitely a business for you. You can start your business part-time at first and then as your business grows, you can help other people start their part-time business. This is a value worth having – a business and people who help others make their dreams come true.
Home-based businesses are one of the fastest-growing segments in our economy, and that trend will only continue, as the age of the corporation, which began barely a century ago, now gives way to the age of the entrepreneur.
You don’t have to get it perfect, you just need to get it started.
If you become teachable and remain so, a network marketing career will make you money. More importantly it will mold your character.
Of all the entrepreneurial opportunities available today, one of the most important is direct selling, also called network marketing.
If you do what you’ve always done, you’ll get what you’ve always gotten.
Network marketing is based purely on relationship selling, which is the state of the art in selling today. Small and large companies throughout the country and the world are realizing that individuals selling to their friends and associates is the future of sales, because the critical element in buying is trust.
Only take the advice from people who are currently building a business.
If I had to do it all over again, rather than build an old style type of business, I would have started building a network marketing business.
I would rather earn 1% off a 100 people’s efforts than 100% of my own efforts.
The question we should be asking. Would I want to be sponsored by me?
If your business is not on the internet, then your business will be out of business.
It’s not about finding great people, it’s about becoming a great person.
It’s better to hang out with people better than you. Pick out associates whose behavior is better than yours and you’ll drift in that direction.
Of the billionaires I have known, money just brings out the basic traits in them. If they were jerks before they had money, they are simply jerks with a billion dollars.
Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
Wall Street is the only place that people ride to in a Rolls Royce to get advice from those who take the subway.
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
Do what you do so well that they will want to see it again and bring their friends.
Always do More than is required of you.
If you want to life yourself up, lift up someone else.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then, is not a single act, but a habit.
Only a life lived in the service to others is worth living.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.
An Expert is a person who has made all the mistakes that can be made in a very narrow field.
Ordinarily he was insane, but he had lucid moments when he was merely stupid.
Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.
These individuals have riches just as we say that we ‘ have a fever,’ when really the fever has us.
I also have in mind that seemingly wealthy, but most terribly impoverished class of all, who have accumulated dross, but know not how to use it, or get rid of it, and thus have forged their own golden or silver fetters.
The first principle is that you must not to fool yourself, and you are the easiest person to fool.
Civilization had too many rules for me, so I did my best to rewrite them.
Once you say you’re going to settle for second, that’s what happens to your in life.
I can’t give you a surefire formula for success, but I can give you a formula for failure: try to please everyone all the time.
Everything that is popular is wrong.
Many a false step was made standing still.
Named must your fear be, before banish it you can.
Action may not always bring happiness, but there is NO Happiness, without Action.
You have comfort. You don’t have luxury. And don’t tell me that money plays a part. The luxury I advocate has nothing to do with money. It cannot be bought. It is the reward of those who have NO Fear or Discomfort.
No Job is below you, Just because you are washing dishes, flipping burgers or something else menial, DOES NOT mean you will be next month.
Knowledge will give you power, but character (will give you) respect.
If you truly love life, don’t waste time; because time is what life is made of.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
Notice that (the) stiffest tree is most easily cracked, while the bamboo or will survives by bending in the wind.
As you think, so shall you become.
Nothing is impossible, the word itself says ‘I’m possible’!
NEVER GIVE-UP: “So many people can be responsible for your Success.
but only you are responsible for your failure.”
Sometimes the wrong choices bring us to the right places.
It’s human nature to start taking things for granted again when danger isn’t banging loudly on the door.
You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you.
Push through the pain, and conquer the obstacles. Regardless of what you think today, it wont matter 5 years from now. SO DON’T BE AFRAID!
Even the greatest was once a beginner. Don’t be afraid to take that first step.
Do you give as much energy to your dreams as you do to your fears?
You laugh at me because I am different; I laugh because you are all the same.
The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.” …so remember: great achievements take time, there is no overnight success
You cannot dream yourself into a character: you must hammer and forge yourself into one. Every successful person did, what no one else was willing to do!
The so called negative feedback is often love in disguise. Take full advantage!
Many fear competition from others. But the biggest critic should be the person in the mirror.
Remember that everyone you meet is afraid of something, loves something, and has lost something.
Waiting to develop courage is just another form of procrastination. The most successful people take action while they’re afraid!
The pain you feel today is the strength you feel tomorrow.
You will get what you want, when you stop making excuses on why you don’t have it.
Why have you not broken from the pack? You’re playing it safe. Safe aint gonna get you sh!t in this world.
There’s a thin line between losing & winning. Losing breeds winners. The main recipe to success is through failures & hardships!
Don’t say you don’t have enough time. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller, Bill Gates, Michelangelo, Mother Teresa, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson, and Albert Einstein – Shall I go on?
Gold medals aren’t really made of gold. They’re made of sweat, determination, and a hard-to-find alloy called guts
A heart is a muscle..and what do muscles do when they are torn? They grow back STRONGER!
Remember that guy that gave up? Neither does no one else.
It’s not about Perfect. It’s about Effort. When you bring that Effort every single day, that’s Where the Transformation Happens, That’s How Change Occurs.
A man’s friendships are one of the best measures of his worth.
Love is, above all, the gift of oneself.
Adversity introduces a man to himself.
Being fearless isn’t being 100% unafraid, it’s being terrified but you jump anyway.
Ignorance is not bliss. Ignorance is poverty. Ignorance is devastation. Ignorance is tragedy. And ignorance is illness. It all stems from ignorance.
Being Powerful is like being a Lady. If you have to tell people you are, You Aren’t.
People will stare. Make it worth their while.
“Somehow over the years people have gotten the impression that Wal-Mart was…just this great idea that turned into an overnight success. But…it was an outgrowth of everything we’d been doing since …And like most overnight successes, it was about twenty years in the making.” Sam Walton on Entrepreneurship.
“Every leader makes mistakes, every leader stumbles and falls. The question with a senior level leader is, does she learn from her mistakes, regroup, and then get going again with renewed speed, conviction and confidence?” Winning by Jack Welch on Leadership
“There is only one way under high heaven to get anybody to do anything. Did you ever stop to think of that? Yes, just one way. And that is by making the other person want to do it.” Dale Carnegie on Persuasion
“You live in an age when your customer wants everything to be better, cheaper, faster, quicker, smarter, easier, more luxurious. So promise what you can, and then deliver…and then some. If they tell you that your competitor will get them X, then if you can really do it, you tell your customer that you are going to get them X + 2.” Kevin Hogan on Customer Service
“When you keep asserting that things are going to work out well, that you can do the job, that you will not have a flat tire, that you will get there on time, by talking up good results you invoke the law of positive effects and good results occur. Things do turn out well.” Vincent Peale on Self Confidence
“Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to burn his ships and cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a BURNING DESIRE TO WIN, essential to success.” Greg Habstritt on Desire
“Strength can make people powerful, influential, and important…But there are things it cannot do. Strength alone can coerce, but it cannot lead.” John Neffinger and Matthew Kohut on Behavior
“The area in which the executive first encounters the challenge of strength is in staffing. The effective executive fills positions and promotes on the basis of what a man can do. He does not make staffing decisions to minimize weaknesses but to maximize strength.” Peter Drucker on Recruiting
“Life inflicts the same setbacks and tragedies on the optimist as on the pessimist, but the optimist weathers them better…the optimist bounces back from defeat, and, with his life somewhat poorer, he picks up and starts again.” Martin E. P. Seligman on Optimism
“When you set yourself a goal, try to be as specific as possible. ‘Lose fine pounds,’ is a better goal than ‘lose some weight,’ because it gives you a clear idea of what success looks like. Knowing exactly what you want to achieve keeps you motivated until you get there.” Heidi Grant Halvorson on Goal Setting
Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever.
In the beginner’s mind there are many possibilities, in the expert’s mind there are few.
Move and the way will open
You can only lose something that you have, but you cannot lose something that you are.
I believe every person has within themselves inexhaustible reserves of potential they have never even come close to realizing.
I believe each person has far more intelligence than they have ever used.
I believe each person is more creative than he or she has ever imagined.
I believe the greatest achievements of your life lie ahead of you.
I believe the happiest moments of your life are yet to come.
I believe the greatest successes you will ever attain are still waiting for you on the road ahead.
I believe through learning and application of what you learn, you can solve any problem, overcome any obstacle and achieve any goal that you can set for yourself.
A True Leader has the confidence to Stand Alone, the Courage to Make Tough Decisions, and the Compassion to Listen to the Needs of Others. He Does Not set out to be a Leader, but Becomes one by the Equality of His Actions and the Integrity of his Intent
If you can make a girl laugh, you can make her do anything.
It’s a terrible thing, I think, in life to wait until you’re ready. I have this feeling now that actually no one is ever ready to do anything. There is almost no such thing as ready. There is only now. An you may as well do it now. Generally speaking, now is as good a time as any.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.
You will never change your life until you change something you do Daily. The secret of your success is found in your daily routine.
Life is like a difficult puzzle, you can try to solve it all, but there’s always gonna be those missing pieces.
I know God will not give me anything I can’t handle. I just wish He didn’t trust me so much.
Your mistakes should be your motivation, not your excuses.
You’ll be surprised to know how far you can go from the point where you thought it was the end.
Sometimes, you have to let go of the life you have in order to get the life you want.
Sometimes the greatest encouragement one can receive is the discouragement of a nonbeliever.
Great Minds discuss Ideas. Average Minds discuss Events. Small Minds discuss People.
Lie, me….naaaa the truth is way more fun.
To Live a Creative Life, We Must Lose our Fear of Being Wrong
Don’t Compare your Beginning to Someone Else’s Middle.
I hope you live a life you’re proud of….If you find that you are not, I hope you have the Strength to Start all Over Again.
If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough.
Make things as simple as possible… but not simpler.
Before you Act, Listen. Before you React, Think. Before you Spend, Earn. Before you Criticize, Wait. Before you Pray, Forgive. Before you Quit, Try.
Each new generation born is in effect an invasion of civilization by little barbarians, who must be civilized before it is too late.
What I know fills books, but what I don’t know fills libraries
If it CAN be solved, There is NO Need to Worry… And if it CAN’T be Solved, Worry is of NO USE.
Don’t speak bad words when you’re in a bad mood. You’ll have more opportunities to change your mood, but you’ll never get the opportunity to replace the harmful words you spoke.
You Can Have Everything in Life You Want… IF You Will just Help enough other People GET What THEY Want.
The Secret of Change is to FOCUS all of Your Energy, Not on Fighting the Old, but on Building the New.
I don’t believe in circumstances, the people that get on in this world, are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and if they can’t find them, they make them.
God’s Gift to us is more Talent and Ability than we’ll ever hope to use in our lifetime. Our Gift to God is to Develop as much of that Talent and Ability as we can in THIS LifeTime.
Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at different speeds. A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing.
A sense of humor is part of the art of leadership, of getting along with people, of getting things done.
Childishness? I think it’s the equivalent of never losing your sense of humor. I mean, there’s a certain something that you retain. It’s the equivalent of not getting so stuffy that you can’t laugh at others.
We don’t laugh because we’re happy – We’re happy because we laugh.
The man with the real sense of humor is the man who can put himself in the spectator’s place and laugh at his own misfortunes.
Keep your sense of humor. There’s enough stress in the rest of your life to let bad shots ruin a game your’re supposed to enjoy.
Educating yourself does not mean that you were stupid in the first place; it means that you are intelligent enough to know that there is plenty left to learn.
The Ark was built by Amateurs – The Titanic by Professionals
Success comes from delegating, risk-taking and having a good TEAM!
Nothing is perfect – Life is Messy – Relationships are Complex – Outcomes are Uncertain – People are Irrational
Some men see things as they are and say, ‘Why?’ I dream of things that never were, and say, ‘Why not?
Whenever you see a successful business, someone once made a courageous decision.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it.
Security is mostly superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.
If you look at what you have in life, you’ll always have more. If you look at what you don’t have in life, you’ll never have enough.
If one can’t give what they have and share then they will always be empty
Complaining about a problem without proposing a solution is called whining.
If she’s amazing, she won’t be easy. If she’s easy, she won’t be amazing. If she’s worth it, you won’t give up. If you give up then you’re not worthy; Truth is, everyone’s going to hurt you…you gotta find the one’s worth suffering for.
Any Fool can Complicate Things; It takes a Genius to Simplify them
There is almost a sensual longing for communion with others who have vision. The immense fulfillment of the friendship between those engaged in furthering the evolution of the consciousness has a quality impossible to describe.
You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something sometime in your life.
Find a group of people who challenge and inspire you. Spend a lot of time with them and it will change your life.
Automation is to your time, exactly what compounding interest is to your money. Invest your time to automate or delegate.
It is well enough that people of the nation do not understand our banking and monetary system, for if they did, I believe there would be a revolution before tomorrow morning.
TELL ME AND I FORGET, TEACH ME AND I MAY REMEMBER, INVOLVE ME AND I LEARN.
He/She with the most intelligent leverage, always wins.
TELL ME AND I FORGET, TEACH ME AND I MAY REMEMBER, INVOLVE ME AND I LEARN.
Waiting for Perfect is Never as Smart as Making Progress.
If your average, there’s a race to the bottom. HINT: You can not win a race to the bottom. If your an Extraordinary person, there is a race to the Top. Which is a lot more fun.
Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning.
Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.
No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.
Everyone needs a method, technique or system for accountability – Commit yourself to detailed accountability, record your progress toward your goals and share it with another.
Because no matter what happens each day, I to bed thinking of something cheerful. Try it.
I did it for the buzz. I did it for the pure joy of the thing. And if you can do it for the joy, you can do it forever.
Just play. Have fun. Enjoy the game.
When you are having fun and creating something you love, it shows in the product.
You can discover more about a person in a hour of play than in a year of conversation.
The question you should be asking isn’t, ‘What do I want?’ or ‘What are my goals?’, but ‘What would excite me?’
I have looked in the mirror every morning and asked myself: ‘If today were the last day of my life, would I want to do what I am about to do today?’ AND whenever the answer has been ‘No’ for too many days in a row, I know I need to change something.