If you are unable to motivate yourself, you must be content with mediocrity. No matter how impressive your talents
Most People work hard and do tough things because their bosses push them to do the work
These people are not able to do tough things for themselves they always talk about starting their own business but they never start because they want to be pushed
How can people who are able to do tough things for other people not able to do them for themselves
Others force them to be motivated. They cannot force themselves
“If you don’t motivate yourself to pursue your dream someone else will motivate you to pursue his own dream and that will be for his own advantage”
Does this sound familiar?
The people who have succeeded are people who have chosen one line and stuck to it
- Michael Jackson started singing at age 5 he sang for the rest of his life
- Tiger Woods started playing golf at age 3 he is still doing this even today
- Warren Buffet started investing at age 11 he is still doing this today
Most life failures lack concentration
Another set of people are those that start something and give up to start something different before finishing the first one. These people never achieve anything because they don’t have the focus
You can be fast but don’t be in a hurry
Things simply take time and you must be willing to make the necessary sacrifices
The secret of success lies not in doing your work but in recognizing the best person to do it
If you want to be rich learn to work as a team
Delegate, get others to do what you ought to do so that you can grow faster and be more successful
The first man gets the oyster the second man gets the shell
In life there are first movers, the first product to get in the market is the king
Always ask yourself where is the world going and how you can get there before everyone
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best
If you have to want everyone around you to approve your decisions, you much as well wait forever
People judge your capacity based on their capacity,
Imagine if you expect someone who believes in buying a house with their retirement money to approve that you want to buy a house at age 30. They will tell you that you are too young to buy a house. And believe me, they will support this with true stories.
Secrets # 6
Immense power is acquired by assuring yourself in your secret reveries that you were born to control affair
People complain about everything. To be successful you have to see yourself as an important part of the world and stop complaining
You are in control of your life and you can change anything about it anytime you choose to.
Concentrate your energy. Your thoughts and your capital
The Wiseman puts all his eggs in one basket and watches the basket
What you pay attention to grows
Whether you pay attention to something good or bad it will grow
The regrettable mistake is paying attention to what you don’t want. The result of this is growing a negative thing and in the process wasting your most important resource. Time!
To be successful let go off many things and concentrate on a few important things that matter in your life
No man becomes rich without himself enriching others
You can always get everything you want in life if you can help enough people to get what they want; Zig Ziggler
The path to wealth is the path to wealth creation. If you focus on what people want, you will satisfy them and you will become rich
As I grow older I pay attention to what men say and watch what they do
What they say is different from what they do.
Most people say they are honest but if you watch what they do they are not
It does not matter what such a person says, what he does is what you should judge them by
If you want to be happy set a goal that commands your thoughts, liberates your energy and inspire your hopes.
Set a goal that excites you.