Principle of Achievement
you know is important.
Yet, as knowledge becomes obsolete so quickly
today, more important is how fast you can
learner. If you stop
stop creating history and become history. And vice versa. You can grow and
prosper through continuous learning.
“Live as if you were to die tomorrow.
as if you were to live forever.”
“I hear and I forget. I see and I remember.
I do and I understand.”
“New knowledge is of little value
if it doesn't change us, make us better individuals, and help us to be
Your attitude defines
your character, abilities
Being no worse than others is not
to excellence and be
and enthusiastic about achieving excellence. Strive to be the best in your
chosen field of endeavor. This is a very challenging,
vision you can have for yourself.
You can can succeed at anything
for which you have a
noble vision and
Challenge assumptions and the status quo.
"Never forget that only dead fish swim with the stream.," advised Malcolm Muggeridge.
Don’t set up any
limitations on your abilities in your mind. Adopt a
positive attitude. “He is able who thinks he is
able,” said Buddha. The difference between
losers is not a lack
of knowledge or strength, but rather a lack of belief and determination to
win. Losers are quitters. Winners don’t quit. Mark Twain said it best, “If
think you can, you can. If you think you cannot, you are right.”
big dreams, do great things, and
in life and business are those
who keep trying. They realize that
failure is a part of winning. Instead of
letting setbacks knock them off course,
winners learn from failures and
start again wiser.
– Your Elevator To Success
is no man living that can not do more than he thinks he can."
only limitations are those
which we set up in our minds or permit others to
establish for us." ~ Elizabeth Arden
"You have to have
confidence in your ability,
and then be tough enough to follow through."
~ Rosalynn Carter
Knowledge and ideas are the starting point. You need execution
turn your ideas into reality. “A winner is someone who recognizes his
God-given talents, works his tail off to develop them into skills and uses
these skills to accomplish his goals,” said Larry Bird.
and develop skills to achieve those goals. It is actually a virtuous circle.
The more skills you acquire the higher you set your next
stretch goal. The
higher is your new stretch goal, the more new skills you develop to achieve
it. And so on.
No new knowledge is wasted in this quest. As Mark Van Doren
put it, “Any piece of knowledge I acquire today has a value at this moment
exactly proportional to my skill to deal with it. Tomorrow, when I know
more, I recall that piece of knowledge and use it better.”
a man has put a limit on what he will do, he has put a limit on what he can
ability develops and reveals itself increasingly with every new assignment."
~ Baltasar Gracián
can take you to the top, but it takes
character to keep you there."
~ Zig Ziglar