20 Thoughts That Will Lead You To Great Success

1. Our Actions Are a Testament to Our Thoughts. Dale Carnegie once stated, “It isn’t what you have or who you are or where you are or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about it.” If you work hard, it’s unlikely that you have an air of entitlement, or expect great success without effort. Visualize a healthy path to success and follow through with actions that align with your vision. 2. Doing What You Like Matters. Doing what you like will help you find … [Read more...]

Character

"Character - the willingness to accept responsibility for one's own life - is the source from which self-respect springs." -- Joan Didion … [Read more...]

Atitude, Atitude

"Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure." --Norman Vincent Peale … [Read more...]

Fence Sitting

"It doesn't matter which side of the fence you get off on sometimes. What matters most is getting off. You cannot make progress without making decisions." --Jim Rohn   … [Read more...]

Set the Example

If you can’t manage your own mental attitude, what makes you think you can manage others? Why is it that often those who believe they would be the best managers of others — if they were only given the opportunity — haven’t learned to manage themselves properly? Before you can ever have any hope of managing others effectively, you must first learn to set an example for others to follow. It is simply impossible for you to inspire others to high levels of achievement if you cannot inspire … [Read more...]

Four Short Words

"Four short words sum up what has lifted most successful individuals above the crowd: a little bit more. They did all that was expected of them and a little bit more. " -- Lou Vickery … [Read more...]

What People Say…

"You can tell more about a person by what they say about others than you can by what others say about them. " ~ Audrey Hepburn … [Read more...]

Fear — Psychological Infection

"Fear of all kinds and sizes is a form of psychological infection. We can cure a mental infection the same way we cure a body infection—with specific, proved treatments... condition yourself with this fact: all confidence is acquired, developed. No one is born with confidence. Those people around you who radiate confidence, who have conquered worry, who are at ease everywhere and all the time, acquired their confidence, every bit of it." ~ David J. Schwartz   from The Magic of Thinking Big … [Read more...]

Albert Einstein on Daily Life

“From the standpoint of daily life, however, there is one thing we do know: that we are here for the sake of each other— above all for those upon whose smile and well-being our own happiness depends, and also for the countless unknown souls with whose fate we are connected by a bond of sympathy. Many times a day I realize how much my own outer and inner life is built upon the labors of my fellow-men, both living and dead, and how earnestly I must exert myself in order to give in return as much … [Read more...]

Realize that True Happiness

"Realize that true happiness lies within you. Waste no time and effort searching for peace and contentment and joy in the world outside. Remember that there is no happiness in having or in getting, but only in giving. Reach out. Share. Smile. Hug. Happiness is perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on yourself." --Og Mandino … [Read more...]