Your self-beliefs either support or undermine you. Do what you can, with what you have, where you are. If you are not afraid to face the music, you may someday lead the band. When you cease to make a contribution you begin to die. How was Einstein able to conceive the Theory of Relativity? He said the one crucial thing that helped him was his ability to visualise: what would it be like to be riding on the end of a light beam? Begin to be now what you will be hereafter.

You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however. When you cease to make a contribution you begin to die. How was Einstein able to conceive the Theory of Relativity? He said the one crucial thing that helped him was his ability to visualise: what would it be like to be riding on the end of a light beam? Some people have greatness thrust upon them. Very few have excellence thrust upon them. I do not seek. I find. You do not have to be a fantastic hero to do certain things, to compete. You can be just an ordinary chap, sufficiently motivated to reach challenging goals. If you are not afraid to face the music, you may someday lead the band. First we form habits, then they form us. Conquer your bad habits, or they will eventually conquer you.

Imagine you only have one year to live. What important things would you be doing? How would you be allotting your time to accomplish the most you could? This exercise is one method of going after your priorities. Why not go out on a limb? That is where the fruit is Success or failure depends more upon attitude than upon capacity. Successful people act as though they have accomplished or are enjoying something. Soon it becomes a reality. Act, look, feel successful, conduct yourself accordingly, and you will be amazed at the positive results. Once you make the fundamental choice to be the predominant creative force in your life, any approach you choose to take for your own growth and development can work, and you are especially attracted to those approaches which will work particularly well for you. If you have a lemon, make lemonade. I do not seek. I find.