Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
Take care of your body. It’s the only place you have to live.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
Whatever good things we build end up building us.
Time is more value than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.
The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keeps out the joy.
Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, the clarity, and the emotions to affect other people.
We must all suffer one of two things: the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.
If you don’t like how things are, change it! You’re not a tree.
If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us.
Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.
Success is steady progress toward one’s personal goals.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence
of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
Learning is the beginning of wealth. Learning is the beginning of health. Learning is the beginning of spirituality. Searching and learning is where the miracle process all begins.
For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
If you don’t design your own life plan, chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.
It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the wind that determines which way we will go.
Affirmation without discipline is the beginning of delusion.
Maturity is the ability to reap without apology and not complain when things don’t go well.
Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else’s hands, but not you.
There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that’s important.