Perhaps the very best question that you can memorize and repeat, over and over, is, “what is the most valuable use of my time right now?
Your ability to negotiate, communicate, influence, and persuade others to do things is absolutely indispensable to everything you accomplish in life. The most effective men and women in every area are those who can quite competently organize the cooperation and assistance of other people toward the accomplishment of important goals and objectives.
Decisiveness is a characteristic of high-performing men and women. Almost any decision is better than no decision at all.
Spend eighty percent of your time focusing on the opportunities of tomorrow rather than the problems of yesterday.
The potential of the average person is like a huge ocean unsailed, a new continent unexplored, a world of possibilities waiting to be released and channeled toward some great good.
Excellence is not a destination; it is a continuous journey that never ends.
Those who do not have goals are
doomed forever to work for those who do.
Communication is a skill that you can learn. It’s like riding a bicycle or typing. If you’re willing to work at it, you can rapidly improve the quality of very part of your life.
Move out of your comfort zone. You can only grow if you are willing to feel awkward and uncomfortable when you try something new.
Learn something new. Try something different. Convince yourself that you have no limits.
Integrity is the most valuable and respected quality of leadership. Always keep your word.
All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.
Topics: Vision, Graduation, Future, Dreams, Success, Prophecy
The more credit you give away, the more will come back to you. The more you help others, the more they will want to help you.
A clear vision, backed by definite plans, gives you a tremendous feeling of confidence and personal power.
Life is like a combination lock; your job is to find the right numbers, in the right order, so you can have everything you want.
One of the marks of excellent people is that they never compare themselves with others. They only compare themselves with themselves and with their past accomplishments and future potential
If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.
Topics: Goals, Children
Confidence is a habit that can be developed by acting as if you already had the confidence you desire to have.
Read an hour every day in your chosen field. This works out to about one book per week, 50 books per year, and will guarantee your success.
When you allow yourself to begin to dream big dreams, creatively abandon the activities that are taking up too much of your time, and focus your inward energies on alleviating your main constraints, you start to feel an incredible sense of power and confidence.
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