Earl Nightingale Quotes

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

Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway.

One hour per day of study in your chosen field is all it takes. One hour per day of study will put you at the top of your field within three years. Within five years you’ll be a national authority. In seven years, you can be one of the best people in the world at what you do.

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.

Successful people are not people without problems. They are people who have learned to solve their problems.

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

Successful people are dreamers who have found a dream too exciting, too important, to remain in the realm of fantasy. Day by day, hour by hour, they toil in the service of their dream until they can see it with their eyes and touch it with their hands.

Watch what everyone else does–do the opposite. The majority is always wrong.

People don’t have great attitudes because of great success, they have great success largely because of great attitudes.

All you have to do is hold your goal before you and everything else will take care of itself.

Control your thoughts. Decide about that which you will think and concentrate upon. You are in charge of your life to the degree you take charge of your thoughts.

Shooting for the top will bring out the best that’s in you.

You can predict a person?s future and divine his bank balance if you know two things: the books he reads, the people he associates with.

Everything that’s really worthwhile in life comes to us free – our minds, our souls, our bodies, our hopes, our dreams, our intelligence, our love of family and friends and country. All of these priceless possessions are free.

Don’t concern yourself too much with how you are going to achieve your goal – leave that completely to a power greater than yourself. All you have to do is know where you’re going. The answers will come to you of their own accord, and at the right time.

Ideas are elusive, slippery things. Best to keep a pad of paper and a pencil at your bedside, so you can stab them during the night before they get away.

Most people tiptoe their way through life, hoping they make it safely to death.

Our attitude towards others determines their attitude towards us.

Self-pity is an acid which eats holes in happiness.

A great attitude is not the result of success; success is the result of a great attitude.

What happens inside always appears outside.

Your world and everything in it is a reflection of your own mental attitude toward yourself.

Always keep that happy attitude. Pretend that you are holding a beautiful fragrant bouquet.

Security isn’t what the wise person looks for – it’s opportunity.

The person with just one good idea is a thousand times better off than the person with no good ideas.