American Author in the Area of the New Thought Movement
A quitter never wins and a winner never quits.
All the breaks you need in life wait within your imagination, Imagination is the workshop of your mind, capable of turning mind energy into accomplishment and wealth.
Most great people have achieved their greatest success just one step beyond their greatest failure.
No one’s ready for a thing, until they believe that they can acquire it. The state of mind must be belief and not mere hope or wish.
Any man is educated who knows where to get knowledge when he needs it, and how to organise that knowledge into definite plans. The word “educate” is derived from the Latin word “educo”, meaning to educe, to draw out, to develop from within.
Burning desire to win, essential for success.
Every negative event contains within it the seed of an equal or greater benefit.
Failure cannot cope with persistence. Indecision and procrastination are twin brothers. Procrastination, the opposite of decision, is a common enemy, which practically every man must conquer.
It does not take more energy to work on a big idea than on a small one.
Knowledge has no value except that which can be gained from its application toward some worthy end.
Knowledge is not power. It is nothing of the sort. Knowledge is only potential power. It becomes power only when, and if, it is organised into definite plans and action, and directed to a definite end.
Let one of your first decisions be to keep a closed mouth and open ears and eyes.
Motivation is like fire. If you don’t keep it burning, it is going to burn out.
No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality. Defeat is a thought in your mind.
Reformation comes, if at all, through the heart, or the emotional side of man, not through his head, or reasoning. Reformation means a change of heart. It does not mean a change of head.