William Clement Stone (May 4, 1902 – September 3, 2002) was a businessman, philanthropist and New Thought self-help book author.
Let this list of 49 quotations by the American businessman W. Clement Stone lead you to an inspirational day. Recharge yourself with motivational attitude, actions, problem sayings, and satisfy your hunger for a better life.
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We've made this hand-picked collection of quotes to show you what is W. Clement Stone truly willing to say and leave for generations. Whether an inspirational quote or a motivational message about giving your best, we can all benefit from the wisdom, captured within these words.
Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief or ignorance.
Your most precious, valued possessions and your greatest powers are invisible and intangible. No one can take them. You, and you alone, can give them. You will receive abundance for your giving.
Bondage is... subjection to external influences and internal negative thoughts and attitudes.
If you employed study, thinking, and planning time daily, you could develop and use the power that can change the course of your destiny.
You. too, can determine what you want. You can decide on your major objectives, targets, aims, and destination.
Events tend to recur in cycles.
There's a great joy in my giving. It's thrilling. It's exhilarating. It's important to be a part of sharing. It is my love. It is my joy.
When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand.
It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.
Man's greatest power lies in the power of prayer.
We translate into reality thoughts of poverty just as quickly as we do thoughts of riches. But when our attitude toward ourselves is big, and our attitude toward others is generous and merciful, we attract big and generous portions of success.
You can develop a burning desire to succeed.
How? Keep your mind on the things you want and off the things you don't want.
When you become successful and a depression or any other unfavorable circumstance arises which causes you a loss or defeat, act on the self-motivator: Success is achieved by those who try and maintained by those who keep trying with a positive mental attitude. This is the way to avoid being crushed.
Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star.
When we direct our thoughts properly i.
e. 'Things could be worse but aren't', we can control our emotions... i.e. and feel relieved, grateful, satisfied, hopeful and happy
Meet the most important living person! That person is you.
We are masters, first, of our attitudes. Our attitudes shape our future. This is a universal law.
When you do the wrong thing, knowing it is wrong, you do so because you haven't developed the habit of effectively controlling or neutralizing strong inner urges that tempt you, or because you have established the wrong habit and don't know how to eliminate them effectively.
You always do what you want to do. This is true with every act. You may say that you had to do something, or that you were forced to, but actually, whatever you do, you do by choice. Only you have the power to choose for yourself.
Every great man, every successful man, no matter what the field of endeavor, has known the magic that lies in these words: every adversity has the seed of an equivalent or greater benefit.
Read the Bible and inspirational books for a purpose. Ask for divine guidance. Search for the light.
You are a product of your environment.
So choose the environment that will best develop you toward your objective. Analyze your life in terms of its environment. Are the things around you helping you toward success -- or are they holding you back?
To every disadvantage there is a corresponding advantage.
What contemptible scoundrel has stolen the cork to my lunch?
Never underestimate the repellent power of a negative mental attitude.
It can prevent life's lucky breaks from benefiting you.
The natural law of inertia: Matter will remain at rest or continue in uniform motion in the same straight line unless acted upon by some external force.
To be energetic, act energetic.
A man of 25 has before him some 100,000 working hours should he retire at 65.
How many of your working hours will be alive with the magnificent force of positive mental attitude? And how many of them will have the life knocked out of them with the stunning blows of negative mental attitude?
Success is achieved and maintained by those who keep trying with positive mental attitude. What you try for is up to you.
Big doors swing on little hinges.
There is little difference in people, but that little difference makes a big difference. The little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative.
All personal achievement starts in the mind of the individual.
Be careful the friends you choose for you will become like them.
Sometimes the things that seem to be adversities turn out to be opportunities in disguise.
Every adversity has the seed of an equivalent or greater benefit.