Make your life a mission – not an intermission.
There are two great medicines: diet and self-control.
~Oscar Maximilian Bircher-Benner
You will be amazed at how much free time you actually have when you never have to think about or worry about money.
Better three hours too soon, than one minute too late.
Consider the postage stamp. It secures success through its ability to stick to one thing until it gets there.
It was character that got us out of bed, commitment that moved us into action and discipline that enabled us to follow through.
Do it trembling if you must, but do it!
As you simplify your life, the laws of the universe will be simpler; solitude will not be solitude, poverty will not be
poverty, nor weakness weakness.”
~Henry David Thoreau
In reading the lives of great men, I found that the first victory they won was over themselves …
self-discipline with all of them came first.
~Harry S. Truman
It takes twenty years to become an overnight success.
The basic rule of free enterprise: You must give in order to get.
Someday I hope to enjoy enough of what the world calls success so that someone will ask me, ‘What’s the secret
of it?’ I shall say simply this: ‘I get up when I fall down.
It doesn’t matter what you’re trying to accomplish.It’s all a matter of discipline. I was determined to
discover what life held for me beyond the inner-city streets.
Life affords no higher pleasure than that of surmounting difficulties.
Success is not the result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire.
Peak performance in life isn’t about succeeding all the time or even being happy all the time. It’s often
about compensating, adjusting, and doing the best you can with what you have right now.
Picture yourself vividly as winning and that alone will contribute immeasurably to success.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambition. Small people always do that, but the really
great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
Often the difference between a successful man and a failure is not one’s better abilities or ideas, but
the courage that one has to bet on his ideas,to take a calculated risk and to act.
A person’s main task in life is to give birth to oneself.
~Erich Fromm: Was a psychoanalyst and philosopher