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Jim Rohn Quotes

American Businessman, Author, Speaker, Philosopher

The few who do are the envy of the many who only watch.

Category: Action

Asking is the beginning of receiving. Make sure you don't go to the ocean with a teaspoon. At least take a bucket so the kids won't laugh at you.

Category: Ask

You must constantly ask yourself these questions: Who am I around? What are they doing to me? What have they got me reading? What have they got me saying? Where do they have me going? What do they have me thinking? And most important, what do they have me becoming? Then ask yourself the big question: Is that okay? Your life does not get better by chance, it gets better by change.

Category: Association

Attitude is your acceptance of the natural laws, or your rejection of the natural laws.

Category: Attitude

It's easy to let life deteriorate into making a living instead of making a life. It's not the hours you put in, but what you out into the hours that count. Learn to express rather than impress. Expressing evokes a ''me too'' attitude while impressing evokes a ''so what'' attitude.

Category: Attitude

Everything you need for better future and success has already been written. And guess what? All you have to do is go to the library.

Category: Books And Reading

Miss a meal if you have to, but don't miss a book.

Category: Books And Reading

The book you don't read won't help.

Category: Books And Reading

Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.

Category: Books And Reading

If you don't like how things are, change it! You're not a tree.

Category: Change

Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.

Category: Character

Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.

Category: Communication

Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, the clarity, and the emotions to affect other people.

Category: Communication

Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.

Category: Concentration

It doesn't matter which side of the fence you get off on sometimes. What matters most is getting off. You cannot make progress without making decisions.

Category: Decisions