Fifty Quotes by Napoleon Hill

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Fifty Quotes by Napoleon Hill

“Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.”


“Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice, and is never the result of selfishness.”


“Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.”


“It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.”


“Victory is always possible for the person who refuses to stop fighting.”


“First comes thought; then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans; then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination.”


“The starting point of all achievement is desire.”


“The ladder of success is never crowded at the top.”


“Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.”


“Your big opportunity may be right where you are now.”


“Procrastination is the bad habit of putting off until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.”


“Create a definite plan for carrying out your desire and begin at once, whether you ready or not, to put this plan into action.”


“Success in its highest and noblest form calls for peace of mind and enjoyment and happiness which come only to the man who has found the work that he likes best.”


“You can start right where you stand and apply the habit of going the extra mile by rendering more service and better service than you are now being paid for.”


“Edison failed 10,000 times before he made the electric light. Do not be discouraged if you fail a few times.”


“If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.”


“Opportunity often comes disguised in the form of misfortune, or temporary defeat.”


“If you do not conquer self, you will be conquered by self.”


“A goal is a dream with a deadline.”


“The man who does more than he is paid for will soon be paid for more than he does.”


“There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.”


“There is no such thing as Something for nothing.”


“If you must speak ill of another, do not speak it, write it in the sand near the water's edge.”


“Education comes from within; you get it by struggle and effort and thought.”


“Money without brains is always dangerous.”


“When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.”


“When your desires are strong enough you will appear to possess superhuman powers to achieve.”


“No man ever achieved worth-while success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.”


“Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win - essential to success.”


“You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.”


“Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed of an equal or greater benefit.”


“Don't wait. The time will never be just right.”


“Most great people have attained their greatest success just one step beyond their greatest failure.”


“Persistence is to the character of man as carbon is to steel.”


“Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.”


“It takes half your life before you discover life is a do-it-yourself project.”


“Happiness is found in doing, not merely possessing.”


“What the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.”


“Man, alone, has the power to transform his thoughts into physical reality; man, alone, can dream and make his dreams come true.”


“All achievements, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.”


“Failure is nature's plan to prepare you for great responsibilities.”


“Before success comes in any man's life, he's sure to meet with much temporary defeat and, perhaps some failures. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and the most logical thing to do is to quit. That's exactly what the majority of men do.”


“You give before you get.”


“Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.”


“Nature cannot be tricked or cheated. She will give up to you the object of your struggles only after you have paid her price.”


“Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success.”


“Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another.”


“Fears are nothing more than a state of mind.”


“More gold has been mined from the thoughts of men than has been taken from the earth.”


“All the breaks you need in life wait within your imagination, Imagination is the workshop of your mind, capable of turning mind energy into accomplishment and wealth.”


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