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Napoleon Hill Quotes

(1883-1970), American Speaker, Motivational Writer, ''Think and Grow Rich''

Indecision is the seedling of fear.

Category: Decisions

Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.

Category: Desire

The battle is all over except the ''shouting'' when one knows what is wanted and has made up his mind to get it, whatever the price may be.

Category: Desire

The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.

Category: Desire

Through some strange and powerful principle of ''mental chemistry'' which she has never divulged, nature wraps up in the impulse of strong desire, ''that something'' which recognizes no such word as ''impossible,'' and accepts no such reality as failure.

Category: Desire

When your desires are strong enough you will appear to possess superhuman powers to achieve.

Category: Desire

Man, alone, has the power to transform his thoughts into physical reality; man, alone, can dream and make his dreams come true.

Category: Dreams

Education comes from within; you get it by struggle and effort and thought.

Category: Education

Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.

Category: Effort

No man can succeed in a line of endeavor which he does not like.

Category: Enjoyment

Everyone enjoys doing the kind of work for which he is best suited.

Category: Enjoyment

We begin to see, therefore, the importance of selecting our environment with the greatest of care, because environment is the mental feeding ground out of which the food that goes into our minds is extracted.

Category: Environment

If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.

Category: Excellence

It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served.

Category: Excellence

You can start right where you stand and apply the habit of going the extra mile by rendering more service and better service than you are now being paid for.

Category: Excellence