Earl Nightingale Quotes

Earl Nightingale Quotes are motivational and inspirational.

He was the co-founder of Nightingale-Conant, the company that produces recorded success programs.

Earl Nightingale Quotes

Earl Nightingale also mentored Bob Proctor who is helping people change their lives through paradigm shifting.

Earl's greatest personal discovery was when he learned the lesson that the great teachers taught for thousands of years, which was "You become what you think about".

It is said that when the student is ready the teacher will appear. This was definitely true in Earl Nightingales case.

He talks about how powerful our thoughts are in his classic audio recording "The Strangest Secret".

If you haven't listened to it yet, you are in for a treat.

If you have, then you know what I am talking about.

One of my favorite quotes by Earl Nightingale is "People with goals succeed because they know where they're going."

This is something that can't be denied.

I hope you enjoy these quotes as much as I do.

Quotes by Earl Nightingale

"A great attitude does much more than turn on the lights in our worlds; it seems to magically connect us to all sorts of serendipitous opportunities that were somehow absent before the change."


"The biggest mistake that you can make is to believe that you are working for somebody else. Job security is gone. The driving force of a career must come from the individual. Remember: Jobs are owned by the company, you own your career!"


"Don’t let the fear of the time it will take to accomplish something stand in the way of your doing it. The time will pass anyway; we might just as well put that passing time to the best possible use."


"As you think, so shall you become."


"We become what we think about".


"Courage changes things for the better. With courage, you can stay with something long enough to succeed at it, realizing that it usually takes two, three or four times as long to succeed as you thought or hoped."


"What’s going on in the inside shows on the outside."


"Our attitude towards others determines their attitude towards us."


"We tend to live up to our expectations."


"We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on the journey toward the goal we’ve established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comfort to our sleep. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile."


"The more intensely we feel about an idea or a goal, the more assuredly the idea, buried deep in our subconscious, will direct us along the path to its fulfillment."


"Our environment, the world in which we live and work, is a mirror of our attitudes and expectations."


"Everything in the world we want to do or get done, we must do with and through people."


"To achieve happiness, we should make certain that we are never without an important goal."


"All you need is the plan, the roadmap, and the courage to press on to your destination."


"We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within."


"Your world is a living expression of how you are using and have used your mind."

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