Success is the sum of small efforts repeated day-in and day-out.— Robert Collier
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Our subconscious minds have no sense of humor, play no jokes and cannot tell the difference between reality and an imagined thought or image. What we continually think about eventually will manifest in our lives.
The first principle of success is desire -- knowing what you want.
Desire is the planting of your seed.
Vision gives you the impulse to make the picture your own.
If you don't make things happen then things will happen to you.
Every contrivance of man, every tool, every instrument, every utensil, every article designed for use, of each and every kind, evolved from a very simple beginnings.
See things that you want as already yours.
Know that they will come to you at need. Then let them come. Don't fret and worry about them. Don't think about your lack of them. Think of them as yours, as belonging to you, as already in your possession.
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You must intensify and render continuous by repeatedly presenting with suggestive ideas and mental pictures of the feast of good things, and the flowing fountain, which awaits the successful achievement or attainment of the desires.
Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.
Any thought that is passed on to the subconscious often enough and convincingly enough is finally accepted.
Playing safe is probably the most unsafe thing in the world.
You cannot stand still. You must go forward.
Plant the seed of desire in your mind and it forms a nucleus with power to attract to itself everything needed for its fulfillment.
The essence of this law is that you must think abundance;
see abundance, feel abundance, believe abundance. Let no thought of limitation enter your mind.
All riches have their origin in mind. Wealth is in ideas -- not money.
The great thing is the start -- to see an opportunity for service, and to start doing it, even though in the beginning you serve but a single customer -- and him for nothing.
You have to sow before you can reap. You have to give before you can get.
Constant repetition carries conviction.
See things as you would have them be instead of as they are.
If you see yourself as prosperous, you will be.
If you see yourself as continually hard up, that is exactly what you will be.
The source and center of all man's creative power.
.. is his power of making images, or the power of imagination.
All of us have bad luck and good luck.
The man who persists through the bad luck -- who keeps right on going -- is the man who is there when the good luck comes -- and is ready to receive it.
The great successful men of the world have used their imaginations.
A single idea -- the sudden flash of a thought -- may be worth a million dollars.
You can do anything you think you can.
This knowledge is literally the gift of the gods, for through it you can solve every human problem. It should make of you an incurable optimist. It is the open door.
Faith is the confidence, the assurance, the enforcing truth, the knowing.
Start where you are. Distant fields always look greener, but opportunity lies right where you are. Take advantage of every opportunity of service.
If you procrastinate when faced with a big difficult problem... break the problem into parts, and handle one part at a time.
Something must be done when you find an opposing set of desires of this kind well to the fore in your category of strong desires. You must set in operation a process of competition, from which one must emerge a victor and the other set be defeated.
Vision - It reaches beyond the thing that is, into the conception of what can be. Imagination gives you the picture. Vision gives you the impulse to make the picture your own.
If you don't make things happen then things will happen to you.
In every adversity there lies the seed of an equivalent advantage.
In every defeat is a lesson showing you how to win the victory next time.
One comes to believe whatever one repeats to oneself sufficiently often, whether the statement be true or false.
Supply always comes on the heels of demand.
You cannot hold on to anything good. You must be continually giving - and getting. You cannot hold on to your seed. You must sow it - and reap anew. You cannot hold on to riches. You must use them and get other riches in return.
Most of us, swimming against the tides of trouble the world knows nothing about, need only a bit of praise or encouragement - and we will make the goal.
Sooner or later comes a crisis in our affairs, and how we meet it determines our future happiness and success. Since the beginning of time, every form of life has been called upon to meet such crisis.
If you have any lack, if you are prey to poverty or disease, it is because you do not believe or do not understand the power that is yours. It is not a question of the universal giving to you. It offers everything to everyone - there is no partiality.
One might as well try to ride two horses moving in different directions, as to try to maintain in equal force two opposing or contradictory sets of desires.
The first essentials, of course, is to know what you want.
As fast as each opportunity presents itself, use it! No matter how tiny an opportunity it may be, use it!
The greater the prevalence of positive thoughts, the more likely you are to receive a positive outcome.
Pictures help you to form the mental mold.
Achievement is the entirety of little deliberations, rehashed all the live long day.
Make your mold. The best flux in the world will not make a usable shape unless you have a mold to pour it in.
It sometimes seems that we have only to love a thing greatly to get it.
Mind is all that counts. You can be whatever you make up your mind to be.
People blame their environment, their education, their opportunities, their luck, for their condition. They are wrong. There is one person to blame — and only one — THEMSELVES.
It is your work to clear away the mass of encumbering material of thoughts, so that you may bring into plain view the precious thing at the center of the mass.
The power for happiness, for good, for everything we need of life is within each one of us. The power is there - unlimited power.
You can do anything you think you can. This knowledge is literally the gift of the gods.
It is only when you despair of all ordinary means, it is only when you convince it that it must help you or you perish, that the seed of life in you bestirs itself to provide a new resource.