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Title: If you fail to plan, Then you plan to Fail

"A man's doubts and fears are his worst enemies."
William Wrigley Jr.
"Within you right now is the power to do things
you never dreamed possible. This power becomes
available to you just as soon as you can change
your beliefs."
Dr. Maxwell Maltz
1899-1975, Author
"I know the price of success dedication, hard
work and an unremitting devotion to the things
you want to see happen." Frank Lloyd Wright
"People are always blaming their circumstances
for what they are. I don't believe in
circumstances. The people who get on in the world
are the people who get up and look for the
circumstances they want, and if they can't find
them, make them." - George Bernard Shaw
"I learned that good judgment comes from
experience and that experience grows out of
mistakes." Omar Bradley
"We should give as we would receive, cheerfully,
quickly, and without hesitation for there is no
grace in a benefit that sticks to the fingers."
4 BC - 65 AD, Roman Philosopher
"All men should strive to learn before they die
What they are running from, and to, and why." -
James Thurber
"The problems of the world cannot possibly be
solved by skeptics or cynics whose horizons are
limited by obvious realities. We need men and
women who can dream of things that never were."
John F. Kennedy
1917-1963, Former American
"Think positively and masterfully, with
confidence and faith, and life becomes more
secure, more fraught with action, richer in
achievement and experience."
Eddie Rickenbacker 1890-1973, Decorated
Aviator and Businessman
"To survive, to avert what we have termed future
shock, the individual must become infinitely more
adaptable and capable than ever before." Alvin
"When I think of all the books I have read, and
of the wise words I have heard spoken, and of the
anxiety I have given to parents and grandparents,
and of the hopes that I have had, all life
weighed in the scales of my own life seems to me
preparation for something that never happens." -
W. B. Yeats
"Other people's opinion of you does not have to
become your reality."
Les Brown
Speaker and Author
Do what you love, love what you do, and deliver
more than you promise. Harvey Mackay
"What we do today, right now, will have an
accumulated effect on all our tomorrows."
Alexandra Stoddard
Author and Speaker
Beware the fury of the patient man.! - John
"It's good to have money and the things money can
buy, but it's good, too, to check up once in a
while and make sure that you haven't lost the
things money can't buy." -George Horace Lormier
"I learned that good judgment comes from
experience and that experience grows out of
mistakes.? Omar Bradley
'Big people have big dreams and small people have
small dreams. If you want to change who you are,
begin by changing the size of your
dreams.' Robert Kiyosaki Author of "Rich Dad
Poor Dad"
"Most people never run far enough on their first
wind to find out they've got a second. Give your
dreams all you've got and you'll be amazed at the
energy that comes out of you." William
James 1842-1910, Psychologist and Author
"Birth, life and death are part of the same
eternal journey. Those individuals we so sadly
lost, have caused each of us to re-evaluate what
our life is all about. They have made us acutely
aware of how precious life is, and how it can
come to an abrupt halt without warning.
Bob Proctor
Author and Speaker
"Never give in, never give in, never, never,
never, never - in nothing, great or small, large
or petty never give in! except to convictions
of honor and good sense." Winston Churchill
Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of
splendid torch which I have got a hold of
for the moment, and I want to make it burn as
brightly as possible before handing it on to
future generations! George Bernard Shaw,
1856-1950, Irish-Born Writer
"Tell me and I may forget. Show me and I may
remember. Involve me and I will understand." -
Chinese proverb
"Knowing is not enough we must apply. Willing is
not enough we must do." -Johann von Goethe
"Discovery consists of seeing what everybody has
seen and thinking what nobody has thought." -
Albert von Szent-Gyorgyi
  • "There are seven sins in the world
  • Wealth without work.
  • Pleasure without conscience.
  • Knowledge without character.
  • Commerce without morality.
  • Science without humanity.
  • Worship without sacrifice
  • politics without principle.
  • - Mahatma Gandhi

"Obstacles are those frightful things you see
when you take your eyes off the goal."
Henry Ford
1863-1947, Founder of Ford Motor Company
"Creativity is so delicate a flower that praise
tends to make it bloom, while discouragement
often nips it in the bud. Any of us will put more
and better ideas if our efforts are appreciated."
Alexander Osburn
"God, grant me the Serenity to accept the things
I cannot change the Courage to change the things
I can and the Wisdom to know the difference."
"It is my aim, and every effort bent, that the
sum and history of my life, which in the same
sentence is my obit and epitaph too, shall be
them both He made the books and he died." -
William Faulkner
"Each experience through which we pass operates
ultimately for our good. This is a correct
attitude to adopt and we must be able to see it
in that light."
Raymond Holliwell
'He who asks is a fool for five minutes, but he
who does not ask remains a fool forever.'
-- Chinese
"What you get by achieving your goals is not as
important as what you become by achieving your
goals." Zig Ziglar
Speaker and Author
"Having served on various committees, I have
drawn up a list of rules Never arrive on time
this stamps you as a beginner. Dont say anything
until the meeting is half over this stamps you
as being wise. Be as vague as possible this
avoids irritating the others. When in doubt,
suggest that a subcommittee be appointed. Be the
first to move for adjournment this will make you
popular its what everyone is waiting for." -
Harry Chapman
"The brighter you are, the more you have to
learn." Don Herold
"One man with courage makes a majority." Andrew
"An invincible determination can accomplish
almost anything and in this lies the great
distinction between great men and little
men. Thomas Fuller, 1608-1661, British
Clergyman and Author
"I must down to the seas again, to the lonely sea
and the sky, / And all I ask is a tall ship and a
star to steer her by." - John Masefield
'Great hopes make great men.'
--Thomas Fuller 1608-1661 'What you get
by achieving your goals is not as important as
what you become by achieving your goals.'
--Johann Wolfgang von
Goethe 'Happiness lies in the joy of achievement
and the thrill of creative effort.'
--Franklin D. Roosevelt 'The
truth of the matter is that you always know the
right thing to do. The hard part is doing
it..! --H. Norman
"The person who goes farthest is generally the
one who is willing to do and dare. The sure thing
boat never gets far from shore." Dale Carnegie
"He who loves according to the guidance of reason
strives as much as possible to repay the hatred,
anger, or contempt of others toward himself with
love and generosity." - Baruch Spinoza
"Democracy is the most difficult of all forms of
government, since it requires the widest spread
of intelligence." - Will and Ariel Durant
"All happy families resemble each other each
unhappy family is unhappy in its own way." - Leo
"No one can make you feel inferior without your
consent." Eleanor Roosevelt
'General Exam Stress-Busting Tips
  • Believe in yourself. there is no need to worry
  • Don't try to be perfect. Aim to do your best,
    none of us can be perfect all of the time.
  • Take steps to overcome problems. Stress won't
  • Don't keep things bottled up. Confiding in
    someone you trust and who will be supportive is a
    great way of alleviating stress and worry.
  • Keep things in perspective. The exams might seem
    like the most crucial thing right now, but in the
    grander scheme of your whole life they are only a
    small part.

Tips for the revision period
  • Leave plenty of time to revise
  • Develop a timetable
  • Take short breaks.
  • Try several revision techniques
  • Don't drink too much coffee/drugs
  • Regular moderate exercise Walk, Yoga, tai chi
    etc. improve your concentration levels and help
    you to sleep better.

Tips for the exam itself
  • Avoid panic. Panicking will just make it harder
  • close your eyes and take several long, slow deep
  • mentally repeating "I am calm and relaxed" or "I
    know I will do fine".
  • If you still can't remember the information then
    move on to another question and return to this
    question later.
  • don't spend endless time criticising yourself for
    where you think you went wrong.
  • Congratulate yourself - for the things you did
  • learn from the bits - Important.

"There are three ingredients in the good life
learning, earning and yearning." Christopher
'If one advances confidently in the direction of
his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which
he has imagined, he will meet with a success
unexpected in common hours.' --Henry David Thoreau
"There is no sure cure for birth and death save
to enjoy the interval." - George Santayana
"You gain strength, courage and confidence by
every experience in which you really stop to look
fear in the face ... You must do the thing
which you think you cannot do...! - Eleanor
"We have not passed that subtle line between
childhood and adulthood until we move from the
passive voice to the active voice that is,
until we have stopped saying, "I got lost," and
say, "I lost it." Sydney Harris
"I built my talents on the shoulders of someone
else's talent. Without Julius Erving, David
Thompson, Walter Davis and Elgin Baylor, there
never would have been a Michael Jordan. I evolved
from them." Michael Jordan
"Prefer a loss to a dishonest gain the one
brings pain at the moment, the other for all
time." Chilon
"Predetermine the objectives you want to
accomplish. Think big, act big and set out to
accomplish big results." Mark Victor Hansen
How far that little candle throws its beams! So
shines a good deed in a naughty world.
--William Shakespeare
"Millions long for immortality who do not know
what to do with themselves on a rainy Sunday
afternoon." Susan Ertz
"A man without passion is only a latent force,
only a possibility, like a stone waiting for the
blow from the iron to give forth sparks." - Henri
"Self-pity is our worst enemy, and if we yield to
it, we can never do anything wise in the world."
Helen Keller
"Make rest a necessity, not an objective. Only
rest long enough to gather strength." Jim Rohn
"I am done with the monster of 'We,' the word of
serfdom, of plunder, of misery, falsehod and
shame. And now I see the free face of god, and I
raise this god over the earth, this god whom men
have sought since men came into being, this god
who will grant them joy and peace and pride. This
god, this one word 'I.' " - Ayn Rand
"We don't see things as they are, we see them as
we are." Anais Nin
"Who is the happiest of men? He who values the
merits of others, and in their pleasure takes
joy, even as though t'were his own." - Goethe
Work smarter, not harder.
"The only reward of virtue is virtue the only
way to have a friend is to be one." Ralpho
Waldo Emerson
"Nothing is ever lost by courtesy. It is the
cheapest of pleasures, costs nothing, and conveys
much." - Erastus Wiman
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you
don't mind, ...it doesn't matter." - Mark Twain
"Never ascribe to malice that which is adequately
explained by incompetence." - Napoleon Bonaparte
"It takes courage to push yourself to places that
you have never been before... to test your
limits... to break through barriers. And the day
came when the risk it took to remain tight inside
the bud was more painful than the risk it took to
blossom." - Anais Nin
"Cherish your own vision and your dreams as they
are the children of your soul the blueprints of
your ultimate achievements." Napoleon Hill
Felicidad es estar de acuerdo consigo mismo -
Luis Buñuel Happiness is getting on with
"Whether you think that you can, or that you
can't, you are usually right." Henry Ford
My philosophy of life is that if we make up our
mind what we are going to make of our lives, then
work hard toward that goal, we never lose
.somehow we win out.! Ronald Reagan
"Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied
at the end. It's not a day when you lounge around
doing nothing it's when you've everything to
do, and you've done it." Margaret Thatcher
"Never esteem men on account of their riches or
their station. Respect goodness find it where
you may." William Cobbett
"Creative minds have always been known to survive
any kind of bad training." - Anna Freud
"The elevator to success is out of order. You'll
have to use the stairs... one step at a time."
Joe Girard
"As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how
to live." Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"There are two educations. One should teach us
how to make a living and the other how to live."
- John Adams
"What is moral is what you feel good after.
Ernest Hemingway
"Fools rush in where angels fear to tread." -
Alexander Pope
"Science is built up with facts, as a house is
with stones. But a collection of facts is no more
a science than a heap of stones is a house." -
Jules Henri Poincare
Am I not destroying my enemies when I make
friends of them? - Abraham Lincoln
"A Dream is wish your heart makes." -
"Happy is he who dares courageously to defend
what he loves." - Ovid
  • "The best index to a person's character is
  • how he treats people who can't do him any good,
  • how he treats people who can't fight back".
  • Abigail Van Buren

"Man is so made that whenever anything fires his
soul, impossibilities vanish!" - Jean de la
"Man must cease attributing his problems to his
environment, and learn to exercise his will his
personal responsibility." Albert Schweitzer
Difficult times have helped me to understand
better than before, how infinitely rich and
beautiful life is in every way, and that so many
things that one goes worrying about are of no
importance whatsoever . . .
--Isak Dinesen
Excellence can be attained if you... Care more
than others think is wise. Risk more than
others think is safe. Dream more than others
think is practical. Expect more than others
think is possible. Jim Gentil
Who is this guy? Why should I listen to him?
A Man Is Known By The Company He Keeps
"It is always easier to fight for ones
principles than to live up to them." -Alfred
"A rich man's joke is always funny." Proverb
"The trouble with being punctual is that nobody's
there to appreciateit." Franklin P.
Jones"All my life, I always wanted to be
somebody. Now I see that I should have been more
specific."Jane Wagner
I guess I'm prolific because I have a simple and
straight-forward style! Isaac Asimov
'failure' is not falling down but in staying down
"Whatever failures I have known, whatever errors
I have committed, whatever follies I have
witnessed in public and private life have been
the consequences of action without thought."
Bernard Baruch
"We choose our joys and sorrows long before we
experience them." - Kahlil Gibran
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every
opportunity an optimist sees the opportunity in
every difficulty Sir Winston Churchill
We have grasped the mystery of the atom and
rejected the Sermon on the Mount The world has
achieved brilliance without wisdom, power without
conscience. Ours is a world of nuclear giants and
ethical infants - Omar Bradley
"Plan your work for today and every day, then
work on your plan." Norman Vincent Peale
Once the mind has been stretched by a new idea it
never returns to it's original size.
"We are twice armed if we fight with faith." -
I know you think you understood what you think I
said, but I am not sure you realize that what you
heard is not what I meant - President Richard
Nixon, quoted from a nationally televised "White
Water" related speech.
"Listen for your tongue makes you deaf." - A
Native American Proverb
If you live in my heart, you live rent-free. -
Irish Proverb
"If you live to be a hundred, I want to live to
be a hundred minus one day, so I never have to
live without you." - Winnie the Pooh
"The greatest thing a father can do for his
children is to love their mother."
'I am always doing that which I cannot do, in
order that I may learn how to do it.'
--Pablo Picasso
'A teacher affects eternity he can never tell
where his influence stops.'
--Henry Brooks Adams
'The secret of success is sincerity.'
--Jean Giraudoux
I know you think you understood what you think I
said, but I am not sure you realize that what
you heard is not what I meant.! Anonymous
"Some men have thousands of reasons why they
cannot do what they want to, when all they need
is one reason why they can." Mary Frances Berry
"Failure should be our teacher, not our
undertaker." - John Maxwell
"Be who you are and say what you feel because
those who mind don't matter and those who matter
don't mind." - Dr. Seuss
"Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never
grows old German saying "Jeder, der sich die
Fähigkeit erhält, Schönes zu erkennen, wird nie
alt werden" by Franz Kafka
You know the old saying "Don't judge a book by
it's cover." My mother always told us this, but
she added her own ending "I like to read a
chapter or two before I decide I don't like it."
I have lived by this rule all my life, and it has
never let me down. - Debie Grissom, Huntsville,
"The greatest good you can do for another is not
just to share your riches but to reveal to him
his own." - Benjamin Disraeli
There is nobody so irritating as somebody with
less intelligence and more sense than we have. -
Don Herold
"The greatest test of courage is to bear defeat
without losing heart." -Robert G. Ingersoll
"Twenty years from nowyou will be more
disappointedby the things you didn't do than by
the ones you did. So throw off the bow lines.
Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade
winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover."
                                    - Mark Twain
"I maintained my edge by staying a student you
always have something to learn." Jackie
By accident of fortune a man may rule the world
for a time, but by virtue of love, he may rule
the world forever Chinese Proverb.
"Worry a little bit every day and in a lifetime
you will lose a couple of years. If something is
wrong, fix it if you can. But train yourself not
to worry. Worry never fixes anything." - Mary
"Growing Younger, Living Longer" Deepak Chopra
"May the kid Spirit within you come out and
shine today!!!!" Joe Dreamer, Dreams alive.com
"You be the change that you wish to see in the
world" -- GHANDI
"We are what we repeatedly do." --
"Courage is the price that life exacts for
granting peace. The soul that knows it not, knows
no release from little things." --
Amelia Earhart
"Be faithful in small things because it is in
them that your strength lies." --
Mother Teresa
"The real art of conversation is not only to say
the right thing at the right place but to leave
unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment."
-- Dorothy Nevill
"You are your greatest asset. Put your time,
effort and money into training, grooming, and
encouraging your greatest asset" you! -- Tom
"You can't fly a kite unless you go against the
wind and have a weight to keep it from turning
somersaults. The same with man. No man will
succeed unless he is ready to face and overcome
difficulties and is prepared to assume
responsibilities." -- William J. H. Boetcker
"If you tell the truth, you have infinite power
supporting you but if not, you have infinite
power against you." --Charles
"Creativity is inventing, experimenting, growing,
taking risks, breaking rules, making mistakes,
and having fun." --Mary
Lou Cook
The world is now living apart, in compartments on
the basis of race, religion, color, creed, caste,
convictions etc. The world has become united only
in the form of a heap it has not been melted in
the crucible of love and molded in the image of
God. -Baba
According to its circumstances and requirements,
each country develops its own store of knowledge,
Values and culture. And this is the proof of its
validity. No one has the right to criticize it.
And each system is designed to promote the human
personality. --Baba
"Learn to let go.That is the key to
                       - Buddha
God created everything in the universe for man,
kept nothing for himself. Every creature has been
given complete freedom. Everyone is free to enjoy
anything he likes. But there is one limitation.
For every action there shall be a corresponding
reaction. Man is free to do as he pleases,
subject to this rule. God inflicts no harm on
anybody. Happiness or suffering are indeed fruits
of your own action. -Bhagawan
"To live a creative life, we must lose our fear
of being wrong." - Joseph Chilton Pearce
"I do not measure success by the quantity of what
is in my checkbook, but by the quality of what is
in my heart. --Jo McNamara
"Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate
to eternity."
--Kahlil Gibran
Each of us has a vision of the world that
belongs to him alone, and when he dies that world
dies with him. Others may share in some parts of
it, but none will see it exactly as he does, nor
will all experience it same way, for they are
living with their own vision of reality.
--Louis L'Amour, Haunted Mesa
"Better understated than overstated. Let people
be surprised that it was more than you promised
and easier than you said." Jim Rohn
"We all live with the objective of being happy
our lives are all different and yet the objective
is same."
"Your family and your love must be cultivated
like a garden. Time, effort, and imagination must
be summoned constantly to keep any relationship
flourishing and growing." Jim Rohn
"Opportunities are usually disguised by hard
work, so most people don't recognize them." -
Ann Landers
"The most difficult thing in the world is to
reveal yourself, to express what you have to. As
an artist, I feel that we must try many things --
but above all, we must dare to fail. You must
have the courage to be bad -- to be willing to
risk everything to really express it all." - John
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. To
keep our faces toward change and behave like free
spirits in the presence of fate is strength
undefeatable -- Helen Keller
"Everyone has a talent. What is rare is the
courage to follow the talent to the dark place
where it leads." -- Erica Jong
"The future belongs to those who believe in the
beauty of their dreams." -- Eleanor
"Remember happiness doesn't depend upon who you
are or what you have it depends solely on what
you think." --Dale
"Difficult people are the greatest teachers."
--Pema Chodron
"The universe is more like music than like
matter." --Donald
Hatch Andrews
"The treacherous, unexplored areas of the world
are not in continents or the seas they are in
the hearts and minds of men."
--Allen E. Claxton
"A desperation to escape a problem is the wrong
way.  A passion to understand itis the right
way - Vernon Howard
"Try not to become a man of success. Rather
become a man of value."                          
                                      - Albert
Your genius waits within you.!
Anything worth doing at all is worth doing
well." - Teddy Roosevelt
If It Isn't Broken, Don't Fix It
Now and then it's good to pause in our pursuit of
happiness and just be happy. - Guillaume
Some cause happiness wherever they go others,
whenever they go. - Oscar Wilde
"People with goals succeed because they know
where they are going... It's as simple as that."
Earl Nightingale
Sow the seeds called Name of God in the
well-prepared field of the heart feed it with
the manure of faith have discipline as the fence
to keep out stray cattle, (Senses) Baba.
"To waken interest and kindle enthusiasm is the
sure way to teach easily and successfully." --Tryo
n Edwards
"Be proactive. Ask yourself, 'Are my actions
based on self-chosen values or on my moods,
feelings and circumstances?'" --Steven Covey
You dont have to stay up nights to succeed. You
just have to stay awake days.
"To accomplish great things, we must not only
act, but also dream not only plan, but also
believe." -- Anatole France
"He is able who thinks he is able." -Buddha
"Some cause happiness wherever they go others
whenever they go!
"Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear -
not absence of fear." -- Mark Twain
"Real knowledge is to know the extent of ones
ignorance." -- Confucius
"We've all heard the expression, "An apple a day
keeps the doctor away." Well, I've got a good
question for you What if it's true? Wouldn't
that be easy to do - to eat an apple a day?
Here's the problem It's also easy not to do."
Jim Rohn
"I find it fascinating that most people plan
their vacations with better care than they plan
their lives. Perhaps that is because escape is
easier than change." Jim Rohn
"No man is ever old enough to know better." -
Holbrook Jackson,
"Don't let life discourage you everyone who got
where he is, had to begin where he was." -
Richard L. Evans
To know the road ahead, ask those coming
back. Learn from the mistakes of others, you may
not live long enough to learn all from yours! -
Chinese Proverb
"He who lives in harmony with himselflives in
harmony with the universe. - Marcus Aurelius
"Things that matter most must never be at the
mercyof things that matter least" - Goethe
If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If
you can dream it, you can become it. William
Arthur Ward
A moment of peace and calm... A chance to 
b  r  e  a  t  h  e  . . .and let go of any
cares or concerns you may have...A moment just
for you...Life is simpler when we take timeto
calm our mindsand return to our essence  Remembe
r... Fear and Love cannot co-exist at the same
time Love heals all...

Search for your own faults uproot them, throw
them off. It is enough if you discover one fault
of yours that is better than discovering
hundreds of faults of others. - Baba
Engage always in good deeds and beneficial
activities. Speak the truth, do not inflict pain
by word or deed-- or even by thought. That is the
way to gain true peace, and that is the highest
gain you can earn in this life. - Baba
"What you give becomes an investment that will
return to you multiplied at some point in the
future." Jim Rohn
A focused mind is one of the most powerful forces
in the Universe. -Swami Vivekananda Take Osama
Bin Laden for example..!
"The worst days of those who enjoy what they do
are better than the best days of those who
don't." Jim Rohn
"Abundance is not a question of how much one
hasbut of what one's attitude istoward what one
has. - Rick Jarow
"What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear
what you say" -- Ralph Waldo Emerson
"We grow great by dreams. All big men are
dreamers. They see things in the soft haze of a
spring day or in the red fire of a long winter's
evening. Some of us let these great dreams die,
but others nourish and protect them nurse them
through bad days till they bring them to the
sunshine and light which comes always to those
who sincerely hope that their dreams will come
true." -- Woodrow Wilson, 28th US President
"Don't wish it was easier wish you were better.
Don't wish for less problems wish for more
skills. Don't wish for less challenges wish
for more wisdom." Jim Rohn
"The problem is not that there are problems. The
problem is expecting otherwise and thinking that
having problems is a problem." Theodore Rubin
"The difference between stumbling blocks and
stepping stones is how you use them."
"The roots of true achievement lie in the will to
become the best that you can become. Harold
"The roots of true achievement lie in the will to
become the best that you can become. Harold
"Mark Twain once said, I can teach anybody how
to get what they want out of life. The problem is
I cant find anybody who can tell me what they
"We grow great by dreams. All big men are
dreamers. They see things in the soft haze of a
spring day or in the red fire of a long winter's
evening. Some of us let these great dreams die,
but others nourish and protect them nurse them
through bad days till they bring them to the
sunshine and light which comes always to those
who sincerely hope that their dreams will come
true." -- Woodrow Wilson, 28th US President
Opportunity may knock once, but temptation bangs
on your door
People can be divided into two classes those who
go ahead and do something, and those who sit
still and inquire, 'Why wasn't it done the other
way?' - Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Be more concerned with your character than with
your reputation. Your character is what you
really are while your reputation is merely
what others think you are."
--John Wooden
You cannot shake hands with closed fist! Indira
Look at competition as a positive thing, not a
necessary evil. Then develop a plan that will
give you the competitive edge. Red Auerbach,
coach of the Boston Celtics basketball team
Some cause happiness wherever they go others,
whenever they go!. - Oscar Wilde
"Some things you have to do every day. Eating
30 apples on first day of the month, just isn't
going to get the job done!"
"Success is neither magical nor mysterious.
Success is the natural consequence of
consistently applying basic fundamentals." Jim
When one door of happiness closes, another opens
but often we look so long at the closed door that
we do not see the one, which has opened for us. -
Helen Keller
"Success is nothing more than a few simple
disciplines, practiced every day while failure
is simply a few errors in judgment, repeated
every day. It is the accumulative weight of our
disciplines and our judgments that leads us to
either fortune or failure." Jim Rohn
Quality in LifeThe quality of a persons
life is directly related to their commitment to
excellence regardless of their chosen field of
Maybe this world is another planet's hell. --
Aldous Huxley
Count that day as lost, in which you have not put
a smile on someone's face -- Nkechi Unamba
"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then,
is not an act, but a habit." -- Aristotle
"Well done is better than well said." -- Benjamin
See everything as a witness do not plunge and
get entangled. When the shackles are loosened
you will feel happy and light. - Baba
You must first have a clear understanding of
nature of the goal- God or Goodness or the
Universal Absolute, any name or whatever you
conceive him to be - its grandeur, its
beneficence, its magnificence. Then, that
understanding itself will prompt it and urge you
towards it. The Universal of which you are a unit
is pure, true, ego less, unlimited and
everlasting. Contemplate on it and your innate
egolessness, truth, purity and eternality will
manifest itself more and more everyday. - Baba
Only the great shall own a mistake, only a few
learn from a mistake, These are the few blessed
ones who are most benefited from the mistake.
"Look at everything as though you were seeing it
for the first time or the last time. Then your
time on earth will be filled with glory." --
Betty Smith
"The challenge of leadership is to be strong, but
not rude be kind, but not weak be bold, but not
a bully be thoughtful, but not lazy be humble,
but not timid be proud, but not arrogant have
humor, but without folly. Jim Rohn
We have our differences, yes. We have different
cultures, of course. We look different to one
another, sure. But were all traveling through
the cosmos on the same spacecraft, we are truly
one world, one people. and we cant destroy part
of the ship. Jim Rohn, responding to US
Terrorist attack
When the freedom they wished for most was
freedom from responsibility, then Athens ceased
to be free and was never free again. --Edith
Hamilton, historian
Problem Solving Mental activity leading from an
unsatisfactory state to a more desired goal
state (Kurfiss 1988) When ever there is a gap
between where you are now and where you want to
be, and you dont know how to find a way to cross
that gap, you have a problem (Hayes 1989)
We make our living by what we get, We make our
life by what we give.
FEEDBACK "The Breakfast of Champions"
PURPOSE STATEMENT To inform, inspire and
empower people to be their best-- personally and
Our ultimate freedom is the right and power to
decide how anybody or anything outside ourselves
will affect us. --Stephen Covey
You are seeking joy and peace in far-off
places. But the spring of joy is in your
heart. The haven of peace is in yourself.
--Satya Sai Baba
"Let us live so that when we come to die even the
undertaker will be sorry." --Mark Twain
"Let us live so that when we come to die even the
undertaker will be sorry." --Mark Twain
Feedback The Breakfast of Champions..!
No great man ever became great by
imitation. -Samuel Johnson
"Be a collector of good ideas, but don't trust
your memory. The best collecting place for all
your ideas and information that comes your way is
your journal." Jim Rohn
A mark of a civilized society is how well it
looks after the old, the sick the
vulnerable BMJ editorial
Most homes valued at over 250,000, have a
library That should tell us something..! -
Jim Rohn
Put your heart in whatever you do. Your life
tomorrow, will be the result of your attitudes
and the choices you make today Shashi
Hate is a poison we take, hoping someone else
will die! Project Aspire..
"Learn how to be happy with what you have while
you pursue all that you want." Jim Rohn
Every job is a self portrait of the person who
does it Autograph your work with excellence!
A Man can succeed at almost anything for which he
has unlimited enthusiasm..!
"You never know what you had until it's
gone" --Scapps Jr.
Ignorance is ignoring to change Intelligence
is making the change. -- Barbara Padbury
The only person who never makes a mistake is
the person who never does anything! - Theodore
"The past, the present and the future are
really one they are today."
--Harriet Beecher Stowe
"What you are afraid to do is a clear indicator
of the next thing you need to do."
"Children, have neither a past nor a future.
Thus they enjoy the present, which seldom
happens to us." --Jean de La Bruyere
The person who knows one thing and does it
better than anyone else, even if it only be the
art of raising lentils, receives the crown he
merits. If he raises all his energy to that end,
he is a benefactor of mankind and is rewarded
as such. --Og
"To laugh often and much to win the respect of
intelligent people and the affection of
children... to leave the world a better
place... To know even one life has breathed
easier because you have lived. This is to have
succeeded." -- Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The most important thing in communication is to
hear what isn't being said." -- Peter Ferdinand
Perception strong sight weak. " In strategy,
it is important to see distant things as if they
were close and to take a distanced view of close
If you're often inclined to toss your clothes
onto the chair rather than hanging them in the
closet, be careful. It could suggest a lack of
discipline. And remember, a lack of discipline in
the small areas of life can cost you heavily in
the more important areas of life. You cannot
clean up your company until you learn the
discipline of cleaning your own garage
If you don't stand for something, you will fall
for anything!
He who joyfully marches in rank and file, Has
already earned my contempt. He has been given a
large brain by mistake, Since for him the spinal
cord would suffice!   -Albert Einstein    If we
are not creative, we are wasting our brain
Too many of us get so absorbed in the process of
earning A living that we forget about living.
We look for answers instead of being inspired
by strong reasons. We respond to our
circumstances instead of using the ability to
create new and better circumstances. You see, we
dont need more experience. We already have all
that we need to attract all that we want. The
answer isnt found in needing more, it's found
in becoming more
I know not, with what weapons World War III will
be fought, But I do know that World War IV
will be fought with sticks and stones..! -
Albert Einstein
"Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the
work." -- Aristotle
"Regret for the things we did can be tempered by
time it is regret for the things we did not do
that is inconsolable." - Sydney J. Harris
Anything worth doing at all is worth doing
Motivation doesn't last, but neither does taking
a bath.. That's why we recommend it DAILY! Zig
"The fragrance always stays in the hand that
gives the rose."
We can complain that the rosebush has thorns
or rejoice that The thorn bush has roses. --
Abe Lincoln Pessimist Vs Optimist
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then,
is not an act, but a habit. -- Aristotle
Stay committed to your decisions, but stay
flexible in your approach -- Anthony Robbins
"I would not fear nor wish my fate, but boldly
say each night, to-morrow let my sun display, or
in clouds hide them I have lived today." --
Abraham Crowley
"He who joyfully marches in rank and file, has
already earned my contempt. He has been given a
large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal
cord would suffice!" -Albert Einstein
Change has a considerable psychological impact
on the human mind. To the fearful it is
threatening because it means that things may get
worse. To the hopeful it is encouraging because
things may get better. To the confidant it is
inspiring because the challenge exists to make
things better.
"Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow
is ours to win or lose." -- Lyndon B. Johnson
Fascination is one step beyond interest.
Interested people want to know if it works.
Fascinated people, want to learn how it
works -- Jim Rohn
We rate ability in men by what they finish, not
by what they attempt
"Often the difference between a success and a
failure is not one's better abilities or ideas,
but the courage that one has to bet on his
ideas, to take the calculated risk and to act."
--Dr. Maxwell Maltz
Those who belong to the future spend less time
looking at yesterday..
"A pessimist sees the difficulty in every
opportunity an optimist sees the opportunity
in every difficulty." -- Sir Winston Churchill
We are all ordinary people. And it's the
extraordinary people Who know it. -- G. K.
"If someone ruins the first part of your life,
there's no reason to give them the rest."
"Destiny is no matter of chance. It is a matter
of choice it is not a thing to be waited for,
it is a thing to be achieved." -- William
Jennings Bryan
People take different roads seeking fulfillment
happiness. Just because they're not on your
road doesn't mean they've gotten lost. - H.
Jackson Brown, Jr.
"A wise man is superior to any insults which
can be put upon him, and the best reply to
unseemly behavior is patience and
moderation." -- Molière
"The purpose of life is a life of purpose." --
Robert Byrne
Time is a great teacher unfortunately it
kills all it's pupils..!
"You know you're getting old when all the names
in your black book have M. D. after them!" --
Arnold Palmer
"Those that can, do. Those that can do better,
To handle yourself, use your head, To handle
others, use your heart
Anger is only one letter short of danger..!
Develop Sincere Desire for GoalOut of Fire of
Desire Comes Success
Find the key to yourself and every door in the
world is open to youMother..
"Do good and good will follow you."
Life is 10 of what happens to you, and 90 of
how you respond to it.
Yesterday is History Tomorrow is a
Mystery Today is the gift. That is why it is
called Present
"It's the action, not the fruit of the action,
that's important. You have to do the right
thing. It may not be in your power, may not be
in your time, that there'll be any fruit. But
that doesn't mean you stop doing the right thing.
You may never know what results come from Your
action. But if you do nothing, there will be no
result." -- Gandhi
"The question is not whether we will die, but
how we will live." - Joan Borysenko
"The golden opportunity you are seeking is in
yourself. It is not in your environment it is
not in luck or chance, or the help of others it
is in yourself alone." -- Orison Swett Marden
"An education isn't how much you have committed
to memory, or even how much you know. It's
being able to differentiate between what you
know and what you don't." -- Anatole France
"To give pleasure to a single heart by a single
act is better than a thousand heads bowing in
prayer." -- Gandhi
I know of no more encouraging fact than the
unquestionable ability of man to elevate his
life by conscious endeavour Henry David Thoreau
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you
want to test a man's character, give him
power  Abraham Lincoln
"Associate with the noblest people, you can
find read the best books live with the mighty.
But learn to be happy alone. Rely upon your own
energies, and so do not wait for, or depend on
other people." -- Professor Thomas Davidson
Lifes battles dont go always to the stronger
or faster man, but sooner or later, the man who
wins is the man who thinks he can
Great minds discuss ideas Average minds discuss
events Small minds discuss people Genius
silently acts.
Inspiring Success
"Look at everything as though you were seeing it
for the first time or the last time. Then your
time on earth will be filled with glory." --
Betty Smith
Meaning in Life
"The least of things with a meaning is worth more
in life than the greatest of things without
it." -- Carl Jung
The marvelous richness of human experience
would lose some of joy if there were no
limitations to overcome. The hilltophour
would not be so wonderful if there were no dark
valleys totraverse. Hellen Keller
Do not fear mistakes fear only the absence of
constructive and corrective responses to those
"Those who wish to sing always find a song." --
Swedish Proverb
"Prosperity is a great teacher adversity a
greater." -- William Hazlitt
"He who has nothing to die for has nothing to
live for." -- Moroccan Proverb
"Great ability develops and reveals itself
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