Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
More quotes by Zig Ziglar
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now.
More quotes about Motivation
Maybe I shouldn’t have these dreams and aspirations. Maybe I should have given up on life ten years ago and stopped fighting for my truth.
People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily.
My philosophy in life is this: if we make up our mind what we are going to make of our lives, then work hard toward that goal, we never lose – somehow we win out.
Ive missed more than 9000 shots in my career. Ive lost almost 300 games. 26 times, Ive been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. Ive failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.
80 Percent of the constraints, the factors that are holding you back from achieving your goals, are internal.
Many people fail in life, not for lack of ability or brains or even courage, but simply because they have never organised their energies around a goal.
Don’t be trapped by dogma-which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.
It might interest you to know that the 1828 Noah Webster Dictionary identifies the optimist in complimentary terms, but says nothing about the pessimist. The word ‘pessimist’ was not in our vocabulary at that time. It’s a modern ‘invention’ which I believe we should ‘dis-invent.’
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no help at all.