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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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Goodness, what beautiful diamonds !

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Better to be king for a night than schmuck for a lifetime.

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The real test in golf and in life is not in keeping out of the rough, but in getting out after you are in.

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Pay the farmer or pay the hospital.

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Keep your business affairs in your own hands. It's the only way to be happy.

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The whole universe is only the self with variations, one tune made bearable by variations. Sometimes there are discords, but they only make the subsequent harmony more perfect. In this hell of a world one can bring a little joy and peace even for a day into the heart of a single person, that much alone is true, this I have learnt after suffering all my life, all else is mere moonshine.

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For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it. For every truth there is an ear somewhere to hear it. For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it.

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