There are two types of pain you will go through in life, the pain of discipline and the pain of regret. Discipline weighs ounces while regret weighs tonnes.
You must take personal responsibiity. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
We must all suffer from one of two pains: the pain of discipline or the pain of regret. The difference is discipline weighs ounces while regret weighs tons.
When you know what you want, and you want it bad enough, you'll find a way to get it.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
Don't wish it were easier. Wish you were better.
The book you don't read can't help.
Everything you need for better future and successhas already been written. And guess what?All you have to do is go to the library.
Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you.
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.
Change and everything will change for you.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
Life is a unique combination of "want to" and "how to" and we need to give equal attention to both.
How sad to see a father with money and no joy. The man studied economics, but never studied happiness.
For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.
One discipline always leads to another discipline.
Ideas are information taking shape.
Discipline is the foundation upon which all success is built. Lack of discipline inevitably leads to failure.
Happiness is not by chance, but by choice.
It's best to start the discipline of generosity when the amounts are small. It's easy to give ten cents out of a dollar; it's a little harder to give a hundred thousand out of a million.
If you wish to have power and influence over the many, be faithful (disciplined) when there is just a few. If you have a few employees, a few distributors, a few people, that's the time to stay in touch and be totally absorbed - when there is just a few.
Measure your emotions. You don't need an atomic explosion for a minor point.
Success lies in the opposite direction of the normal pull.
Don't join an easy crowd; you won't grow. Go where the expectations and the demands to perform are high.
You must either modify your dreams or magnify your skills
You have two choices: You can make a living, or you can design a life.
When the record book on you is finished, let it show your wins and losses. But don't let it show you didn't try.
When you work, work. When you play, play. Don't mix the two.
Don't mistake movement for achievement. It's easy to get faked out by being busy. The question is: Busy doing what?
Time is more value than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.
Ideas can be life-changing. Sometimes all you need to open the door is just one more good idea.
Don't set your goals too low. If you don't need much, you won't become much.
Something will master and something will serve. Either you run the day or the day runs you; either you run the business or the business runs you.
We generally change ourselves for one of two reasons: inspiration or desperation.
Life, in all its uniqueness, would not be life without the negatives and the positives.
Life operates by deserve. So, in leading people, learn to work with the people who deserve it, not the people who need it.
If the truth isn't enough, then you must become stronger at presenting it.
The difficulties you meet will resolve themselves as you advance. Proceed, and light will dawn, and shine with increasing clearness on your path.
Develop a childlike fascination with life and people.