A desire to be in charge of our own lives, a need for control, is born in each of us. It is essential to our mental health, and our success, that we take control.
I am one who believes that we are, in fact, engaged in a worldwide war against terrorism. We must have the serenity to accept the fact that war is not going to go away if we ignore it.
Your life is the sum result of all the choices you make, both consciously and unconsciously. If you can control the process of choosing, you can take control of all aspects of your life. You can find the freedom that comes from being in charge of yourself.
The secret to having everything you want out of life is the realization that you really don't want most of the things you think you want.
When it comes to success, there are no shortcuts.
The only place opportunity cannot be found is in a closed-minded person.
Without initiative, leaders are simply workers in leadership positions.
Not managing your time and making excuses are two bad habits. Don't put them both together by claiming you 'don't have the time'.
A dream becomes a goal when action is taken toward its achievement.
Every minute you spend in your life is either spent bringing you closer to your goals or moving you away from your goals.
Every human being has the potential for greatness.
Those who improve with age embrace the power of personal growth and personal achievement and begin to replace youth with wisdom, innocence with understanding, and lack of purpose with self-actualization.
Spend some time this weekend on home improvement; improve your attitude toward your family.
As sure as the spring will follow the winter, prosperity and economic growth will follow recession.
The discipline you learn and character you build from setting and achieving a goal can be more valuable than the achievement of the goal itself
Affiliate marketing has made businesses millions and ordinary people millionaires.
To me, living in the present means being aware of your conscious choice to focus on the past, present or future - it is not necessarily having to focus on the present.
Success is not in what you have, but who you are.
If you think Abraham Lincoln became famous for inventing the town car, it is time to spend a few hours on history.
There is no question that al-Qaida operatives are currently active in Iraq. A premature exit before the threat they represent has been dealt with would endanger America and the prospects of eventual peace in the Middle East.
The U.N. can be very frustrating and at times impotent, but it can also be a valuable forum for discussion and resolution of world problems. We should not walk away from it just because it's failed to live up to its promise.
The situation in Iraq will be long, it will be expensive and it will be difficult. But in the end, Iraq will very much be worth it.
An excuse becomes an obstacle in your journey to success when it is made in place of your best effort or when it is used as the object of the blame.
A dead end can never be a one way street; you can always turn around and take another road.
I like to think of sales as the ability to gracefully persuade, not manipulate, a person or persons into a win - win situation.
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