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Spoken about by, radio announcer and good friend : never let a day go by that he didn't learn something new and, in turn pass it on to others. It was his consuming passion.

Earl Nightingale

For a person to build a rich and rewarding life for himself there are certain qualities and bits of knowledge that he needs to acquire. There are also things, harmful attitudes, superstitions, and emotions that he needs to chip away. A person needs to chip away everything that doesn't look like the person he or she most wants to become.

Earl Nightingale

Creativity is a natural extension of our enthusiasm.

Earl Nightingale

You'll find boredom where there is an absence of a good idea.

Earl Nightingale

People are where they are because that's exactly where they really want to be. . . whether they'll admit that or not

Earl Nightingale

Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game. quotes

Earl Nightingale

Your world is a living expression of how you are using and have used your mind

Earl Nightingale

We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on the journey toward the goal we've established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comfort to our sleep. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile.

Earl Nightingale

Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality.

Earl Nightingale

Our attitude toward life determines life's attitude towards us.

Earl Nightingale

We can help others in the world more by making the most of yourself than in any other way.

Earl Nightingale

Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.

Earl Nightingale

Am I motivated by what I really want out of life or am I mass-motivated ?

Earl Nightingale

Open your ears before you open your mouth, it may surprise your eyes !

Earl Nightingale

Wherever there is danger, there lurks opportunity ; whenever there is opportunity, there lurks danger. The two are inseparable. They go together.

Earl Nightingale

A great attitude does much more than turn on the lights in our worlds, it seems to magically connect us to all sorts of serendipitous opportunities that were somehow absent before the change.

Earl Nightingale

We tend to live up to our expectations.

Earl Nightingale

Everything in the world we want to do or get done, we must do with and through people.

Earl Nightingale

Whenever we're afraid, its because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid.

Earl Nightingale

We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within

Earl Nightingale

All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination

Earl Nightingale

Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal

Earl Nightingale

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

Get into a line that you will find to be a deep personal interest, something you really enjoy spending twelve to fifteen hours a day working at, and the rest of the time thinking about.

Earl Nightingale

People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.

Earl Nightingale

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

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Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

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You're a better man than I am, Gunga Din.

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If I had more time, I'd write a shorter speech.

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A gentle breeze blowing in the right direction is better than a pair of strong oars.

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The great and glorious masterpiece of man is to know how to live to purpose.

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The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.

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Till I loved, I never lived, enough.

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Adversity introduces a man to himself.

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Some succeed because they are destined. Some succeed because they are determined.

Unknown

There's no place like home.

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Success is not to be pursued ; it is to be attracted by the person you become.

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Think and grow rich.

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Never spend your money before you have it.

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All-righty then !

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After all is said and done, there is usually more said than done.

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What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

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The storm also beats on the house that is built on the rock.

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Love is a game that two can play and both win.

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