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    One mistake will never kill you. The same mistake over and over again will.
    — Harvey Mackay
    tags: mistakes 
     
    Many successful people are no more talented than unsuccessful people. The difference between them lies in the old axiom that successful people do those things that unsuccessful people don't like to do.
    — Harvey Mackay
    tags: people  lies  successful 
     
    It doesn't matter how much milk you spill as long as you don't lose the cow.
    — Harvey Mackay
    Attitudes are every bit as important as aptitudes.
    — Harvey Mackay
    tags: attitude 
     
    A mediocre person tells. A good person explains. A superior person demonstrates. A great person inspires others to see for themselves.
    — Harvey Mackay
    tags: people  inspire 
     
    Deadlines aren't bad. They help you organize your time. They help you set priorities. They make you get going when you might not feel like it.
    — Harvey Mackay
    tags: time  help  bad 
     
    Life is series of opportunities. The often neglected fact of life is that opportunities multiply as you take advantage of them.
    — Harvey Mackay
    If you wish others to believe in you, you must first convince them that you believe in them.
    — Harvey Mackay
    tags: believe  wishes 
     
    We all start out in life with one thing in common; We all have the same amount of time. It's just a matter of what we do with it.
    — Harvey Mackay
    tags: time 
     
    Goals give you more than a reason to get up in the morning; they are an incentive to keep you going all day.
    — Harvey Mackay
    tags: goal 
     
    Worrying makes you cross the bridge before you come to it.
    — Harvey Mackay
    Your day usually goes the way the corners of your mouth turn. The most powerful single thing you can do to influence others is to smile at them.
    — Harvey Mackay
    People begin to become successful the minute they decide to be.
    — Harvey Mackay
    tags: people  successful 
     
    A great accomplishment shouldn't be the end of the road, just the starting point for the next leap forward.
    — Harvey Mackay
    Most fears of rejection rest on the desire for approval from other people. Don't base your self-esteem on their opinions.
    — Harvey Mackay
    tags: desires  fear  people  opinion 
     
    Look in the mirror every day and say, I am in charge. You might not have control over every phase of your life, but you have more control than you realize, and you are responsible for your own happiness and success.
    — Harvey Mackay
    Pessimism doesn't grow your business or even maintain the status quo. The pessimists on your staff make the job harder for everyone around them. They make difficulties out of opportunities.
    — Harvey Mackay
    Being rich isn't about money. Being rich is a state of mind. Some of us, no matter how much money we have, will never be free enough to take time to stop and eat the heart of the watermelon. And some of us will be rich without ever being more than a paycheck ahead of the game.
    — Harvey Mackay
    tags: time  heart  mind  money  games 
     
    Mackay's Moral: If you are persistent, you will get it. If you are consistent, you will keep it.
    — Harvey Mackay
    None of us got to where we are alone. Whether the assistance we received was obvious or subtle, acknowledging someone's help is a big part of understanding the importance of saying thank you.
    — Harvey Mackay
    When you wake up every day, you have two choices. You can either be positive or negative; an optimist or a pessimist. I choose to be an optimist. It's all a matter of perspective.
    — Harvey Mackay
    Good habits are as addictive as bad habits, and a lot more rewarding.
    — Harvey Mackay
    tags: bad 
     
    Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it you can never get it back.
    — Harvey Mackay
    tags: time  lost 
     
    Life is too short to wake up with regrets. So love the people who treat you right. Forget about those who don't. Believe everything happens for a reason. If you get a chance, take it. If it changes your life, let it. Nobody said life would be easy, they just promised it would most likely be worth it.
    — Harvey Mackay
    Don't equate activity with efficiency. You are paying your key people to see the big picture. Don't let them get bogged down in a lot of meaningless meetings and paper shuffling. Announce a Friday afternoon off once in a while. Cancel a Monday morning meeting or two. Tell the cast of characters you'd like them to spend the amount of time normally spent preparing for attending the meeting at their desks, simply thinking about an original idea.
    — Harvey Mackay
    It's way easier to stay in the comfort zone, especially when things are going good than to go out on a limb and take some risks. My philosophy is exactly the opposite: Sometimes it's risky not to take a risk.
    — Harvey Mackay
    tags: comfort  risk  philosophy 
     
    Don't let ups and downs leave you down and out.
    — Harvey Mackay
    It doesn't matter whether you are pursuing success in business, sports, the arts, or life in general: The bridge between wishing and accomplishing is discipline.
    — Harvey Mackay
    Surrounding yourself with creative, imaginative people is a good strategy for success whether you're an entrepreneur seeking innovation or an artist looking for inspiration.
    — Harvey Mackay
    Your past is not your potential.
    — Harvey Mackay
    tags: past  potential 
     
    Hard work often leads to success. No work seldom does.
    — Harvey Mackay
    tags: work  success 
     
    Many people may listen, but few people actually hear.
    — Harvey Mackay
    tags: people 
     
    Bottom Line: Business is all about Building Relationships! If you want to make More Money and Enjoy More Lifestyle, You Have to Build Better Relationships than the Next Person! Send Out Cards helps to do that both personally and professionally! It's the first company I have ever endorsed because it fits perfectly with my Philosophy! You would have to be Crazy not to use it!
    — Harvey Mackay
    Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you will be.
    — Harvey Mackay
    tags: right 
     
    Winners surround themselves with other winners. A winner knows he's a winner. He doesn't need second-raters and yes-men around to feed his ego. He knows he'll win more, and go further, with associates who not only can keep up with him but who also are capable of teaching him something.
    — Harvey Mackay
    tags: ego  hell  teaching 
     
    Anyone too busy to say thank you will get fewer and fewer chances to say it.
    — Harvey Mackay
    tags: chance 
     
    Happiness can be thought, taught and caught... but not bought.
    — Harvey Mackay
    What could you accomplish if no one told you it was impossible?
    — Harvey Mackay
    A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.
    — Harvey Mackay
    tags: goal  dreams 
     
    One sure-fire way to stay creative: force yourself to learn something new.
    — Harvey Mackay
    tags: learn 
     
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    harvey mackay
    Birth    : 1932
    Occupation  : Businessman