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    Make no mistake. You are your most important critic and your conscience your most important judge of character.
    — Denis Waitley
    A real friend is the one who comes in when the whole world has gone out
    — Denis Waitley
    tags: world  friends  gone  real 
     
    Life is inherently risky. There is only one big risk you should avoid at all costs, and that is the risk of doing nothing.
    — Denis Waitley
    tags: risk 
     
    You must understand that seeing is believing, but also know that believing is seeing.
    — Denis Waitley
    tags: seeing 
     
    It's not who you are that holds you back, it's who you think you're not.
    — Denis Waitley
    The price of success is to bear the criticism of envy.
    — Denis Waitley
    tags: criticism  envy  success 
     
    Chase your passion, not your pension.
    — Denis Waitley
    tags: passion 
     
    You must learn from your past mistakes, but not lean on your past successes.
    — Denis Waitley
    tags: past  mistakes  learn  success 
     
    We are supposed to forgive everyone; everyone includes ourselves.
    — Denis Waitley
    Happiness is the experience of living every moment with love, grace and gratitude.
    — Denis Waitley
    Everything that is past is either a learning experience to grow on, a beautiful memory to reflect on, or a motivating factor to act upon.
    — Denis Waitley
    Mistakes are painful when they happen, but years later a collection of mistakes is what is called experience.
    — Denis Waitley
    It's not what you are that holds you back, it's what you think you are not.
    — Denis Waitley
    Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.
    — Denis Waitley
    tags: failure  saying 
     
    Change the changeable, accept the unchangeable, and remove yourself from the unacceptable.
    — Denis Waitley
    The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.
    — Denis Waitley
    Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success.
    — Denis Waitley
    Don't ever let economic alone determine your career or how you spend the majority of your time.
    — Denis Waitley
    Listening without bias or distraction is the greatest value you can pay another person.
    — Denis Waitley
    tags: people  listening  value 
     
    You must look within for value,but must look beyond for perspective.
    — Denis Waitley
    tags: perspective 
     
    Most people spend their entire lives on a fantasy island called 'Someday I'll.'
    — Denis Waitley
    tags: fantasy  people  live 
     
    Never become so much of an expert that you stop gaining expertise. View life as a continuous learning experience.
    — Denis Waitley
    There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.
    — Denis Waitley
    The greatest choice we have is to think before we act and then take action toward our life goals every day. Our problems result not only from our lack of action, but from our action without thought.
    — Denis Waitley
    Real motivation is that drive from within: You know where you are going because you have a compelling image inside, not a travel poster on the wall.
    — Denis Waitley
    tags: travel  real 
     
    Commitment is that turning point in your life when you seize the moment to alter your destiny.
    — Denis Waitley
    tags: moment  commitment 
     
    You are an uncut gemstone of priceless value. Cut and polish your potential with knowledge, skills and service and you will be in great demand throughout your life.
    — Denis Waitley
    tags: value  service  potential 
     
    Learn how to grow out of yourself and into the world of others: Plant a shade tree under which you know you will never sit. Set some goals that may benefit your children or an orphanage or the employees of your company or future generations or your own city, fifty years from now.
    — Denis Waitley
    The essence of life is finding something you really love and then making the daily experience worthwhile.
    — Denis Waitley
    tags: experience 
     
    Success is a process that continues, not a status that you reach. If you are alive, there are lessons to be learned.
    — Denis Waitley
    tags: lessons  process  success 
     
    If you believe you can, you probably can. If you believe you won't, you most assuredly won't.Belief is the ignition switch that gets you off the launching pad.
    — Denis Waitley
    tags: believe 
     
    The truly successful person inspires others to do more than they have thought possible for themselves.
    — Denis Waitley
    Opportunity never knocks; it is within you.
    — Denis Waitley
    A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.
    — Denis Waitley
    tags: people  smile  sharing 
     
    The less you try to impress, the more impressive you are.
    — Denis Waitley
    Losers live in the past. Winners learn from the past and enjoy working in the present toward the future.
    — Denis Waitley
    tags: live  future  past  present  learn 
     
    Don't dwell on what went wrong.Instead, focus on what to do next.Spend your energies on moving forwardtoward finding the answer.
    — Denis Waitley
    tags: focus  energy 
     
    The confidence you need is belief in your potential. If you see world-class potential in yourself, you'll put in the effort. If you don't see the potential, you won't put in the effort and you'll wait for the performance, and the performance always follows the belief in self.
    — Denis Waitley
    Identify with excellence, put your name on your work, and both your work and name will stand the test of time.
    — Denis Waitley
    tags: time  work  excellence 
     
    The easiest thing to do in the world is to neglect the important and give in to the urgent.
    — Denis Waitley
    tags: world  neglect 
     
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    denis waitley
    Birth    : 1933
    Occupation  : Writer