Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it you can never get it back.— Harvey Mackay
The most terrific Harvey Mackay quotes that are guaranted to improve your brain
Life is too short to wake up with regrets.
So love the people who treat you right. Forget about those who don’t. Believe everything happens for a reason. If you get a chance, take it. If it changes your life, let it. Nobody said life would be easy, they just promised it would most likely be worth it.
Never buy anything in a room with a chandelier.
You only get one chance to make a good first impression, and yours may be in the hands of the receptionist.
All the technology in the world will never replace a positive attitude.
Good habits are as addictive as bad habits, and a lot more rewarding.
If you wish others to believe in you, you must first convince them that you believe in them.
There is a time to provide advice and offer an opinion, and there is a time not to. Don't be too quick to offer unsolicited advice. It certainly will not endear you to people.
Failure is an attitude, not an outcome.
A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.
Being rich isn't about money. Being rich is a state of mind. Some of us, no matter how much money we have, will never be free enough to take time to stop and eat the heart of the watermelon. And some of us will be rich without ever being more than a paycheck ahead of the game.
Look in the mirror every day and say, I am in charge.
You might not have control over every phase of your life, but you have more control than you realize, and you are responsible for your own happiness and success.
Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it you can never get it back.
People begin to become successful the minute they decide to be.
One mistake will never kill you. The same mistake over and over again will.
A mediocre person tells. A good person explains. A superior person demonstrates. A great person inspires others to see for themselves.
It doesn't matter how much milk you spill as long as you don't lose the cow.
Goals give you more than a reason to get up in the morning;
they are an incentive to keep you going all day.
One sure-fire way to stay creative: force yourself to learn something new.
If you want to double your success ratio, you have to double your failure ratio.
When you're thirsty, it's too late to think about digging a well.
Be like the turtle. If he didn't stick his neck out, he wouldn't get anywhere at all.
Many, perhaps most, people who lose their jobs are mistaken about the reason for which they lost their jobs. Some will say that they're failures, others that their boss had it in for them, and others yet that they were sure their career ended because of a stupid faux pas they made at the company picnic.
Don't water your weeds.
Many successful people are no more talented than unsuccessful people.
The difference between them lies in the old axiom that successful people do those things that unsuccessful people don't like to do.
Anyone too busy to say thank you will get fewer and fewer chances to say it.
Be active, be energetic, be enthusiastic and you will accomplish your object.
Ideas without action are worthless.
Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you will be.
Don't confuse visibility with credibility.
If you get a chance, take it. If it changes your life, let it.
It isn't the people you fire who make your life miserable, it's the people you don't.
What motivates people to be late?... Some people are drawn to the adrenaline rush of that last-minute sprint to the finish line. Others receive an ego boost from over-scheduling and filling each moment with an activity.
Winners surround themselves with other winners.
A winner knows he's a winner. He doesn't need second-raters and yes-men around to feed his ego. He knows he'll win more, and go further, with associates who not only can keep up with him but who also are capable of teaching him something.
Decide what your priorities are and how much time you'll spend on them.
If you don't, someone else will.
Like it or not, life is a series of competitions.
Minds are like parachutes-not much good unless they are open.
Your past is not your potential.
You'll never learn a thing from a competitor weaker than you.
It all comes down to this: If you want one year of happiness, grow grain If you want 10 years of happiness, grow trees If you want 100 years of happiness, grow people
By my count, more business leaders have failed and derailed because of arrogance than any other character flaw.
Surrounding yourself with creative, imaginative people is a good strategy for success whether you're an entrepreneur seeking innovation or an artist looking for inspiration.
Fatigue makes fools of us all. It robs us of our skills, our judgment, and blinds us to creative solutions.
Learn from the past, but don't live there. Build on what you know so that you don't repeat mistakes.
There's a place in the world for any business that takes care of its customers-after the sale.
The sale begins when the customer says yes.
Positive thinking is more than just a tagline. It changes the way we behave.
Don't equate activity with efficiency.
There has been a seismic shift in the business world.
The great classical business principles still hold true but they need to be fused with cutting edge internet technology.
Nobody said life would be easy, they just promised it would most likely be worth it.