Napoleon Hill quotes provide you with the true meaning of success.
This quote by Napoleon Hill is one of my favorites, "Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle."
Many people today are looking to get rich quick. Then, when they fail to get rich they give up on life. They settle for a life of less than they can be. They basically give up trying.
Napoleon Hill said it best; "The majority of people meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail."
In order to succeed at anything, you will face many defeats. You must overcome each one in order to succeed.
When your plans fail, pick yourself up, brush yourself off and start planning again.
Remember that failure is merely an opportunity to more intelligently begin again.
"Success in its highest and noblest form calls for peace of mind and enjoyment and happiness which come only to the man who has found the work that he likes best."
"Money without brains is always dangerous."
"We begin to see, therefore, the importance of selecting our environment with the greatest of care, because environment is the mental feeding ground out of which the food that goes into our minds is extracted."
"It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed."
"The man who does more than he is paid for will soon be paid for more than he does."
"Man, alone, has the power to transform his thoughts into physical reality; man, alone, can dream and make his dreams come true."
"Victory is always possible for the person who refuses to stop fighting."
"Happiness is found in doing, not merely possessing."
"Before success comes in any man's life, he's sure to meet with much temporary defeat and, perhaps some failures. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and the most logical thing to do is to quit. That's exactly what the majority of men do."
"Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything."
"Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed on an equal or greater benefit."
"There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it."
"Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win that is essential to success."
"You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself."
"Procrastination is the bad habit of putting off until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday."
"The world has the habit of making room for the man whose actions show that he knows where he is going."
"A goal is a dream with a deadline."
"Education comes from within; you get it by struggle and effort and thought."
"It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served."