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By Anonym 14 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Life doesn't come with an instruction manual for success, so Darren Hardy has written one for you. The Compound Effect shows you how small, smart choices add up to transform your life.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Fatigue makes fools of us all. It robs you of your skills and your judgment, and it blinds you to creative solutions. It's the best-conditioned athlete, not the most talented, who generally wins when the going gets tough.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Being rich isn't about money. Being rich is a state of mind. Some of us, no matter how much money we have, will never be free enough to take time to stop and eat the heart of the watermelon. And some of us will be rich without ever being more than a paycheck ahead of the game.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Harvey Mackay

No company has a permanent consumer franchise. No one has the only game in town. The never-ending cycle of destruction and change inherent in a capitalist economy always provides new opportunities for those with determination, goals and concentration.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Harvey Mackay

The quality of your life is determined by the quality of your relationships. The quality of your business is no different.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Harvey Mackay

You can't learn anything if you are doing all the talking. Sales people should always be developing their earQ, not their IQ. The only way to create a successful sale is to understand that knowledge from listening does not become power until it is used. And ideas without action are worthless.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Harvey Mackay

You'll never learn a thing from a competitor weaker than you.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

If I had to name the single characteristic shared by all truly successful individuals, I’d say it’s the ability to create and nurture a network of contacts.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Don't equate activity with efficiency. You are paying your key people to see the big picture. Don't let them get bogged down in a lot of meaningless meetings and paper shuffling. Announce a Friday afternoon off once in a while. Cancel a Monday morning meeting or two. Tell the cast of characters you'd like them to spend the amount of time normally spent preparing for attending the meeting at their desks, simply thinking about an original idea.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Harvey Mackay

When you wake up every day, you have two choices. You can either be positive or negative; an optimist or a pessimist. I choose to be an optimist. It's all a matter of perspective.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Even when change is elective, it will disorient you. You may go through anxiety. You will miss aspects of your former life. It doesn't matter. The trick is to know in advance of making any big change that you're going to be thrown off your feet by it. So you prepare for this inevitable disorientation and steady yourself to get through it. Then you take the challenge, make the change, and achieve your dream.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Harvey Mackay

No one ever went broke by saying no too often.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

It doesn't matter how much milk you spill as long as you don't lose the cow.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Failure is not falling down but staying down.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

I know that you don't know, but you don't know that you don't know! By that I mean there are three reasons why individuals and businesses fail: 1. Arrogance 2. Arrogance 3. Arrogance.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Harvey Mackay

What motivates people to be late?... Some people are drawn to the adrenaline rush of that last-minute sprint to the finish line. Others receive an ego boost from over-scheduling and filling each moment with an activity.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Deep down inside of all of us is the power to accomplish what we want to, if we'll just stop looking elsewhere.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Harvey Mackay

You can win more friends with your ears than with your mouth. People who feel like they're being listened to feel accepted and appreciated. They feel like they're being taken seriously and what they say really matters.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

A mediocre person tells. A good person explains. A superior person demonstrates. A great person inspires others to see for themselves.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

If you don't climb the mountain, you can't see the view

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

By my count, more business leaders have failed and derailed because of arrogance than any other character flaw.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Staying in touch with contacts is as important as getting them in the first place.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Hard work often leads to success. No work seldom does.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Would you like to go to a doctor who had taken his last medical course in 1948? You have to keep changing and keep learning so that you are constantly challenging yourself, adding a few new songs to your program every chance you get. If you don't, the world will pass you by.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Don't equate activity with efficiency.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

If you can't say yes, it's no. Don't sugarcoat it. Don't talk yourself into yes just to seem like a nice guy. No one ever went broke because he or she said "NO" too often.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Customers are the reason we open our doors every day, and keep the machines humming all night long. Customers determine what we eat, where we live, whether we stay in business.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Look in the mirror every day and say, I am in charge. You might not have control over every phase of your life, but you have more control than you realize, and you are responsible for your own happiness and success.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Life is too short to wake up with regrets. So love the people who treat you right. Forget about those who don’t. Believe everything happens for a reason. If you get a chance, take it. If it changes your life, let it. Nobody said life would be easy, they just promised it would most likely be worth it.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Just because an employee does things differently doesn't mean he or she won't do the job right or as well. If you establish expectations of the goal and the standards to follow, then methodology shouldn't be an issue.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Harvey Mackay

You can't hurry creativity, so take time to ponder your ideas. Sit back and take time to think things over. That's usually how the best ideas bloom.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

If you wish others to believe in you, you must first convince them that you believe in them.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Positive thinking is more than just a tagline. It changes the way we behave.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Harvey Mackay

You only get one chance to make a good first impression, and yours may be in the hands of the receptionist.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Anyone who has been in business can tell war stories about the bumps in the road. But if they've outlasted the competition, ask for their stories about survival. They've figured out how to turn disappointments into opportunities.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Pay attention to those employees who respectfully ask why. They are demonstrating an interest in their jobs and exhibiting a curiosity that could eventually translate into leadership ability.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

For the real winners, there are no finish lines.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Harvey Mackay

There is a place in the world for anyone in the world who says, "I'll take care of it.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Make the second effort your second nature.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Don't fall in love with your wit. Your cleverly turned phrase may not, as you hope, show off how much gray matter you have, especially if the phrase is at someone else's expense.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

All the technology in the world will never replace a positive attitude.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Day in and day out, your tax accountant can make or lose you more money than any single person in your life, with the possible exception of your kids

By Anonym 14 Sep

Harvey Mackay

It's the oldest, corniest piece of advice in the world but it still works. The strongest networks are built on friendship. Be a friend not only to the people in your network, but to the people who matter the most to the people in your network.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Your day usually goes the way the corners of your mouth turn. The most powerful single thing you can do to influence others is to smile at them.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Harvey Mackay

It isn't the people you fire who make your life miserable, it's the people you don't.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Anyone too busy to say thank you will get fewer and fewer chances to say it.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Harvey Mackay

It's way easier to stay in the comfort zone, especially when things are going good than to go out on a limb and take some risks. My philosophy is exactly the opposite: Sometimes it's risky not to take a risk.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harvey Mackay

Believe in yourself, even when no one else does.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Harvey Mackay

There will always be someone with a cuter girl, a bigger car, a bigger home, but that does not matter. You measure your own performance by your own potential. That's what makes a successful person.