There is no shortage of opportunity. Everyday you’re presented with countless opportunities to be, or do whatever you desire. Luck is a matter of preparation meeting opportunity. Don’t miss out on an opportunity because you’re not prepared. Your preparation is absolutely essential.
Personal growth is the process of responding positively to change. It involves risk as you step from the known to the unknown. All your growth will depend on your activity.
Each one will make you stronger, even though it may be hard for you to realize it at the time. Life is your classroom in which you’re being tested, tried, and passed. Always try to stay in the midst of life and activity. Don’t isolate yourself from the action.
Your character develops itself in the stream of life.
The courage to begin separates dreamers from achievers. Your difficulty and the difficulty of everyone who ever desires to achieve anything worthwhile comes in the movement.
You don’t have to buy from anyone. You don’t have to work at any particular job. You don’t have to participate in any given relationship. You can choose.
“Keep trying” is the rule that must be followed to be successful at anything. Your success will always be connected with your actions. Just keep moving towards your goal.
Everyone who got where they are had to begin where they were. Your opportunity for success is right in front of you. To attain success or to reach your goal, don’t worry about having all the answers in advance.
Every situation, properly perceived, becomes an opportunity. But you have to act on them if you’re going to be successful.
This is an inscription on the tomb of an Anglican Bishop in Westminster Abbey: When I was young and free and my imagination had no limits, I dreamed of changing the world…