In every day, there are 1,440 minutes.

That means we have 1,440 daily opportunities to make a positive impact

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In the end, it is the person you become, not the things you have achieved, that is the most important.

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Help others achieve their dreams and you will achieve yours.

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Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars.

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Life takes on meaning when you become motivated, set goals and charge after them in an unstoppable manner.

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You cannot expect to achieve new goals or move beyond your present circumstances unless you change.

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Be determined to handle any challenge in a way that will make you grow.

Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.

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Review your goals twice every day in order to be focused on achieving them.

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You have the courage and power to live your dreams.

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Begin to read a book that will help you move toward your dream.

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Just because Fate doesn't deal you the right cards, it doesn't mean you should give up. It just means you have to play the cards you get to their maximum potential.

Les Brown on adversity
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Anytime you suffer a setback or disappointment, put your head down and plow ahead.

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You must tell yourself "No matter how hard it is, or how hard it gets, I'm going to make it".

About Les Brown

Name Les Brown
Quotes 90 quotations
Nationality American
Profession Motivational speaker
Birthday February 17, 1945
About This is Les Brown, motivational speaker. Les Brown is the author of warship booksLes Brown is a top Motivational Speaker, Speech Coach, and Best-Selling Author, loving father and grandfather, whose passion is empowering youth and helping them have a larger vision for their lives.
Top topics life, goals, dreams, live, people

Change is difficult but often essential to survival.

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You must be willing to do the things today others don't do in order to have the things tomorrow others won't have.

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When life knocks you down, try to land on your back.

Because if you can look up, you can get up. Let your reason get you back up.

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You don't get in life what you want; you get in life what you are.

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Live out of your imagination instead of out of your memory.

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When you want something, you have to be willing to pay your dues.

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Don't let someone elses opinion of you become your reality.

Honor your commitments with integrity.

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Forgive yourself for your faults and your mistakes and move on.

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Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.

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Someone's opinion of you does not have to become your reality.

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Get your ideas on paper and study them. Do not let them go to waste!

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Forgive those who have hurt you.

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Don't let someone else's opinion of you become your reality.

Your goals are the road maps that guide you and show you what is possible for your life.

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You need to make a commitment, and once you make it, then life will give you some answers.

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Life has no limitations, except the ones you make.

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You are the only real obstacle in your path to a fulfilling life.

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Your level of belief in yourself will inevitably manifest itself in whatever you do.

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Be determined to handle any challenge in a way that will make you grow.

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Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.

The only limits to the possibilities in your life tomorrow are the buts you use today.

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You must take action now that will move you towards your goals.

Develop a sense of urgency in your life.

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If you take responsibility for yourself you will develop a hunger to accomplish your dreams.

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If you don't stand up for something, you may fall for anything.

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See yourself confronting your fears in your mind's eye and handling those fears like a champ.

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It's important to me that money not be important to me.

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Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars.

You have the power to change.

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You gotta be hungry!

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You may not accomplish every goal you set -- no one does -- but what really matters is having goals and going after them wholeheartedly.

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If you don't program yourself, life will program you!

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Fear does not have any special power unless you empower it by submitting to it.

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You take on the responsibility for making your dream a reality.

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You must think of failure and defeat as the springboards to new achievements or to the next level of accomplishment.

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Practice only makes for improvement.

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Believe that you possess a basic goodness, which is the foundation for the greatness you can ultimately achieve.

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If you view all the things that happen to you, both good and bad, as opportunities, then you operate out of a higher level of consciousness.

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Other people

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Don't let the negativity given to you by the world disempower you.

Instead give to yourself that which empowers you.

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You must remain focused on your journey to greatness.

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If you do not develop the hunger and courage to pursue your goal, you will lose your nerve and you will give up on your dream.

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