Quotes by: Earl Nightingale
March 12, 1921|
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
||March 28, 1989
|Place of burial
||Pine Crest Cemetery
|| United States of America
|| United States Marine Corps
|Years of service
||1938 â€“ 1946
World War II
Attack on Pearl Harbor
Our environment, the world in which we live and work, is a mirror of our attitudes and expectations.
All you have to do is know where you're going. The answers will come to you of their own accord.
Everything in the world we want to do or get done, we must do with and through people.
Always keep that happy attitude. Pretend that you are holding a beautiful fragrant bouquet.
We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within.
Executive ability is deciding quickly and getting somebody else to do the work.
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.
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.
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.
Picture yourself in your minds eye as having already achieved this goal. See yourself doing the things you'll be doing when you've reached your goal.
Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality.
You are, at this moment, standing, right in the middle of your own 'acres of diamonds.'
You can measure opportunity with the same yardstick that measures the risk involved. They go together.
Your world is a living expression of how you are using and have used your mind.