Whatever you desire for yourself, affirm it for others, and it will help you both. We reap what we sow. If we send out thoughts of love and health, they return to us like bread cast upon the waters; but if we send out thoughts of fear, worry, jealousy, anger, hate, etc., we will reap the results in our own lives.

— Charles F. Haanel

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You can not entertain weak, harmful, negative thoughts ten hours a day and expect to bring about beautiful, strong and harmonious conditions by ten minutes of strong, positive, creative thought.


The predominant thought or the mental attitude is the magnet, and the law is that like attracts like, consequently, the mental attitude will invariably attract such conditions as correspond to its nature.


The only way to keep from going backward is to keep going forward.

Eternal vigilance is the price of success. There are three steps, and each one is absolutely essential. You must first have the knowledge of your power; second, the courage to dare; third, the faith to do.


There is a world within - a world of thought and feeling and power;

of light and beauty, and although invisible, its forces are mighty.


To become conscious of this power is to become a 'live wire.

' The universe is the live wire. It carries power sufficient to meet every situation in the life of every individual. When the individual mind touches the universal mind, it receives all its power.


Seek the silence frequently. Power comes from repose.


It is the combination of thought and love which forms the irresistible force of the law of attraction.


The time and thought which most persons waste in aimless effort would accomplish wonders if properly directed with some special object in view. In order to do this, it is necessary to center your mental force upon a specific thought and hold it there, to the exclusion of all other thoughts.


You will be led to do the right thing at the right time and in the right way.


Growth follows knowledge; action follows inspiration; opportunity follows perception; always the spiritual first, then the transformation into the infinite and illimitable possibilities of achievement.


There is no limit to what this law can do for you;

dare to believe in your own ideal; think of the ideal as an already accomplished fact.


Individuality is a real power inherent in all and the development and consequent expression of this power enables one to assume the responsibility of directing his own footsteps rather than stampeding after some self-assertive bell-wether.


About Charles F. Haanel

Quotes 38 sayings
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Birthday October 16

The only way to get love is by giving it, that the more you give the more you will get, and the only way in which you can give it, is to fill yourself with it, until you become a magnet.


Imagination is the light by which we can penetrate new worlds of thought and experience.


The law of attraction will certainly and unerringly bring to you the conditions, environment and experiences in life, corresponding with your habitual, characteristic, predominant mental attitude. Not what you think about once in a while when you are in church, or have just read a good book, BUT your predominant mental attitude is what counts.


The vibrations of mental forces are the finest and consequently the most powerful in existence.


By far the greatest discovery of all the centuries is the power of thought.


This is an eternal and fundamental principle, inherent in all things, in every system of philosophy, in every religion, and in every science. There is no getting away from the law of love.


Premature wealth or position cannot be retained because it has not been earned;

we get only what we give, and those who try to get without giving always find that the law of compensation is relentlessly bringing about an exact equilibrium.


It is thus that you may lead a charmed life and be forever protected from all harm; it is thus you may become a positive force whereby conditions of opulence and harmony may be attracted to you.


The absolute truth is that the 'I' is perfect and complete;

the real 'I' is spiritual and can therefor never be less than perfect; it can never have any lack, limitation, or disease.


We must be before we can do, and we can do only to the extent which we are, and what we are depends upon what we think.


The real secret of power is consciousness of power.


The emotions must be called upon to give feeling to the thought so that it will take form.


When you are at one with the world, you often find that the thing you seek is seeking you.


I am whole, perfect, strong, powerful, loving, harmonious, and happy.


The world without is a reflection of the world within.

What appears without is what has been found within. In the world within may be found infinite wisdom, infinite power and infinite supply of all that is necessary, waiting for unfoldment, development and expression. If we recognize these potentialities in the world within they will take form in the world without.


Thought is energy. Active thought is active energy; concentrated thought is a concentrated energy. Thought concentrated on a definite purpose becomes power.


Truth contains a vital principle and will manifest itself.


Realize that the Silence offers an ever available and almost unlimited opportunity for awakening the highest conception of Truth. Try to comprehend that Omnipotence itself is absolute silence; all else is change, activity, limitation. Silent thought concentration is therefore the true method of reaching, awakening and then expressing the wonderful potential power of the world within.


You must first have the knowledge of your power;

second, the courage to dare; third, the faith to do.


If you require love, try to realize that the only way to get love is by giving it, that the more you give the more you will get, and the only way you can give it is to fill yourself up with it, until you become a magnet.


The law of attraction or the law of love... they are one and the same.


A knowledge of our ability to consciously radiate health, strength, and harmony will bring us into a realization that there is nothing to fear because we are in touch with Infinite Strength. This knowledge can be gained only by making a practical application of this information. We learn by doing-through practice the athlete becomes powerful.


All power that anyone can possibly use is within, waiting to be made visible, first by recognizing it, then affirming it as ours.


To improve our conditions we must first improve ourselves.


The power is from within, but we cannot receive it unless we give it.