Self control is like a muscle. It gets tired by use, but regular exercise makes it stronger.
People who have better control of their attention, emotions, and actions are better off almost anyway you look at it. Awesome quote explaining the importance of a strong mind.
The first thing about this book that grabbed my attention was its semblance in appearance and title to the famous Psycho-Cybernetics. I was at a thrift shop hunting for books, and for 50 cents, it seems like an obvious choice. This…
We must be before we can do, and we can do only to the extent to which we are, and what we are depends upon what we think.
“How did you become so wealthy?” “By taking advantage of opportunities available to all citizens of our good city.” “and you had nothing to start with?” “Only a great desire for wealth, besides this I had nothing.”
I like to work, and I like to do good work. For work is the best friend I have ever known. It has brought me all the good things I’ve had.
Nike turned this idea into one of the most marketable slogans ever. Stop looking for ways of doing things and simply start doing them.