Your situation will improve right after YOU improve.
It's about knowing yourself, knowing your values, and becoming uncompromising in your willingness to do whatever it takes to stand up for them.
I made a deal that I would spend money on only one thing: getting smarter. I bought books. I would skip a meal and skip watching television, but I wouldn't skip an investment in my brain.
That's your problem! No list. We are going to fix that now. Make a list of what is important to you. Write down everything that really matters to you.
Anger can be a very healthy emotion when used to motivate yourself into positive action. Get angry and fight back. Yep, I said fight. You are in a battle. You need to steel your confidence with anger. Be angry that you messed up. Be angry that you didn't keep your word. Get mad at yourself for all your mistakes. Get sad, get mad, and then get on with it.
Your time, energy, and money always go to what's important to you.
What it takes that most people aren't willing to give is work. Hard work. Work on yourself, work on your life, and working while you are at work.
Do what you said you would do, when you said you would do it, the way you said you would do it.
Growing a pair is a state of mind, an attitude, and a way of thinking. It's about giving up being a victim and taking control of your life at every level. It is the willingness to do the right thing even when everyone else is doing the wrong thing.
No one ever wrote down a plan to be fat, broke, stupid, lazy, unhappy, and mediocre. Those are the things that happen to you when you don't have a plan.
If you are a good person who does good things when you have only a little, then you will be a good person who does even more good things when you have a lot.
Get in control. Live your life the way you want to live it. Don't have the money to do that? Remind yourself that your condition is your own damn fault and then commit and constantly recommit yourself to having the money to live any way you want to live.
The fact that you don't have any money is a result of all your other problems. You have thinking problems. Attitude problems. Self-esteem problems. You are lazy. You lack discipline. You lack goals. Your priorities are out of whack.Your biggest problem is not in your wallet or your bank account. Your biggest problem is between your ears. You will fix your money problems when you fix your other problems.
The constant need to make everyone else happy at the cost of your own happiness will destroy you.
Nobody ever wrote down a plan to be broke, fat, lazy, or stupid. Those things are what happen when you don't have a plan.
Success is not a secret " it never has been. There are only a few really good ideas and not one of them is a secret.
Every single person on the planet is rewarded for one thing and one thing only, and that is for serving other people. The more you serve others, the higher your reward.
What you think of me is none of my business.
Don't be different. Different scares people. People won't spend their money on different. They will, however, pay a premium for unique.
Don't measure busywork. Don't measure activity. Measure accomplishment. It doesn't matter what people do as much as it matters what they get done.
Discover your uniqueness and learn to exploit it in the service of others, and you are guaranteed success, happiness, and prosperity.
There are four basic emotions - mad, sad, glad and scared. And if you touch those emotions then you can grab your audience, your reader.
Do what you say you are going to do, when you say you are going to do it, in the way you said you were going to do it.
Your thoughts, your words, and your actions created the life you are living. You create your results-no one else.
Businesses get better only when the people in the business get better.
You have to move beyond that vision of the way your life has always looked and begin to picture your life as you want it to look.
All talk is just that: talk. All the words written on these pages are just that: words. If you want things to get better, take action. Don't just talk about it. Don't just read and think about it. Do it.
If it's a good idea, do it today. Not tomorrow. A good idea rarely gets better over time.
Stress comes from knowing what is right and doing what is wrong
Success comes from what you do, not from what you say you are going to do.
I think everything in your life's your own damn fault and that's my simple philosophy in that, and I think you're broke because you want to be just like you're fat because you want to be or stupid because you want to be or unemployed, it must be because you want to be. Otherwise, it'd be different.
What you think about, talk about, and get off your ass and do something about, comes about.
The world, and therefore the workplace, is full of idiots. And the reality of life is that when you get rid of one idiot, another will show up to take his place. It's the curse of humanity.
Be authentic. Don't try to be someone you aren't. You'll hate yourself for it & the effort to maintain the facade will exhaust you. BE REAL! Many won't like the real you but that's better than having people adore the person that isn't you at all
Dreams don't come true. Plans come true!
Everything in your life gets better when you get better, and nothing is ever going to get better until you get better.
You are not paid to work hard. In fact, you are not paid for effort at all. You are paid for results. It's not what you do; it's what you get done.
People hate the truth. Luckily, the truth does not care.
Be the kind of person others admire, can count on, trust, and enjoy spending time with. After you have developed that reputation, people will start to ask you what you do and you will be amazed at how many people will want to work with you. You will attract others based on your character.
If you don't have much going wrong in your life, then you don't have much going on in your life.