The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of per sistence in creating new plans to take the place of those that fail.
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The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desire brings weak results, just as a small amount of Are makes a small amount of heat.
Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.
Before success comes in any mans life, he is sure to meet with much temporary defeat, and perhaps some failures. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and most logical thing to do is to quit. That is what the majority of men do. That is why the majority is just ordinary.
The number one reason people fail in life is because they listen to their friends, family, and neighbors.
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To be candid, some people have given positive thinking a bad name. I can’t stand to hear some gung-ho individual say that with positive thinking you can just do ‘anything.’ If you think about that one for a moment, you recognize the absurdity of it.
If one is master of one thing and understands one thing well, one has at the same time, insight into and understanding of many things.
It is true that integrity alone won’t make you a leader, but without integrity you will never be one.
We need to understand the difference between discipline and punishment. Punishment is what you do to someone; discipline is what you do for someone.
The uniform, constant and uninterrupted effort of every man to better his condition is frequently powerful enough to maintain the natural progress of things toward improvement, in spite both of the extravagance of government, and of the greatest errors of administration surmounting a hundred impertinent obstructions with which the folly of human laws too often encumbers its operations.