w. clement stone Quotes

Be generous! Give to those you love; give to those who love you; give to the fortunate; give to the unfortunate - yes, give especially to those to whom you don't want to give. You will receive abundance for your giving. The more you give, the more you will have!
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— W. Clement Stone
To every disadvantage there is a corresponding advantage.
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Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.
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To solve a problem or to reach a goal, you don't need to know all the answers in advance. But you must have a clear idea of the problem or the goal you want to reach.
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— W. Clement Stone
If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask!
— W. Clement Stone
Tell everyone what you want to do and someone will want to help you do it.
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When you do the wrong thing, knowing it is wrong, you do so because you haven't developed the habit of effectively controlling or neutralizing strong inner urges that tempt you, or because you have established the wrong habit and don't know how to eliminate them effectively.
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Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement.
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The choice is yours. You hold the tiller. You can steer the course you choose in the direction of where you want to be - today, tomorrow, or in a distant time to come.
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When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.
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Instead of believing the world is plotting to do you harm, choose to believe the world is plotting to do you good. Instead of seeing every difficult challenging event as a negative, see it for what it could be - something that is meant to enrich you, empower you, or advance your causes.
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Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star.
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We have a problem. 'Congratulations.' But it's a tough problem. 'Then double congratulations.'
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Be careful the environment you choose for it will shape you; be careful the friends you choose for you will become like them.
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Keep your mind on your objective, and persist until you succeed. Study, think, and plan.
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When our attitude towards ourselves is big, and our attitude toward others is generous and merciful, we attract big and generous portions of success.
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— W. Clement Stone
If you are really thankful, what do you do? You share.
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No matter how carefully you plan your goals they will never be more than pipe dreams unless you pursue them with gusto.
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Success is achieved and maintained by those who try, and keep trying, for there is nothing to lose by trying and a great deal to gain if successful. By all means TRY! Do it NOW!!!
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I think there is something, more important than believing: Action! The world is full of dreamers, there aren't enough who will move ahead and begin to take concrete steps to actualize their vision.
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— W. Clement Stone
Have the courage to say no. Have the courage to face the truth. Do the right thing because it is right. These are the magic keys to living your life with integrity.
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— W. Clement Stone
There is little difference in people, but that little difference makes a big difference. The little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative.
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— W. Clement Stone
Prayer is mans greatest power!
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— W. Clement Stone
So, you've got a problem? That's good! Why? Because repeated victories over your problems are the rungs on your ladder of success. With each victory, you grow in wisdom, stature and experience. You become a better, bigger, more successful person each time you meet a problem and tackle and conquer it with a positive mental attitude.
— W. Clement Stone
Events tend to recur in cycles.
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Every great man, every successful man, no matter what the field of endeavor, has known the magic that lies in these words: every adversity has the seed of an equivalent or greater benefit.
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Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.
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When you know principles that can motivate you, you will then know principles that can motivate others. Conversely, when you know principles that can motivate others, you will then know principles that can motivate you.
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The reason so few people are successful is no one has yet found a way for someone to sit down and slide uphill.
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You always do what you want to do. This is true with every act. You may say that you had to do something, or that you were forced to, but actually, whatever you do, you do by choice. Only you have the power to choose for yourself.
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All personal achievement starts in the mind of the individual. Your personal achievement starts in your mind. The first step is to know exactly what your problem, goal or desire is.
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— W. Clement Stone
Bondage is - subjection to external influences and internal negative thoughts and attitudes.
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So many fail because they don't get started - they don't go. They don't overcome inertia. They don't begin.
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If you employed study, thinking, and planning time daily, you could develop and use the power that can change the course of your destiny.
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Regardless of who you are or what you have been, you can be what you want to be.
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You are a product of your environment. So choose the environment that will best develop you toward your objective. Analyze your life in terms of its environment. Are the things around you helping you toward success - or are they holding you back?
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There's a great joy in my giving. It's thrilling. It's exhilarating. It's important to be a part of sharing. It is my love. It is my joy.
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Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.
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When life hands you a lemon, squeeze it and make lemonade.
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When we direct our thoughts properly i.e. 'Things could be worse but aren't', we can control our emotions... i.e. and feel relieved, grateful, satisfied, hopeful and happy
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— W. Clement Stone