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John C Maxwell

Never allow others to put obstacles in the pathway of your dreams

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John C Maxwell

Success each day should be judged by the seeds sown, not the harvest reaped.

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John C Maxwell

Problems are not my problem. It's not what happens to me but what happens in me that matters.

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John C Maxwell

If you want to improve your world, then focus your attention on helping others.

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John C Maxwell

People have a seed to success within them. Most never find it and therefore fail to reach their potential. Occasionally, a leader discovers it and helps that individual develop it. For both, they now can fulfill the purpose for which they are born.

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John C Maxwell

Wanting to win isn't enough. You have to go through a process to improve. That takes patience, perseverance, and intentionality.

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John C Maxwell

Tenacious people don't rely on luck, fate, or destiny for their success. And when conditions become difficult, they keep working.

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John C Maxwell

The closest to perfection people ever come is when they write their resumes .

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John C Maxwell

Most People have a desire to look for the exception instead of the desire to become exceptional.

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John C Maxwell

Nurturing has the ability to transform people's lives.

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John C Maxwell

Dreams require down payments. Dreams are free, but the journey isn't. There is a price to pay. First, you must pay the price of dealing with criticism from people who matter. Ralph Waldo Emerson said, 'Whatever course you decide upon, there is always someone to tell you that you are wrong.' Second, you must pay the price of overcoming your fears. Failure, rejection, and looking foolish are common fears - but they are just feelings that can be conquered and removed from your thoughts. Finally, you must be willing to pay the price of hard work in order to realize your dream.

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John C Maxwell

It is our decisions not our conditions that determine our quality of life.

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John C Maxwell

We have to pilot our own dreams - we cannot entrust them to anyone else.

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John C Maxwell

Making matters worse is people's natural inclination to be easy on themselves, judging themselves according to their good intentions-while holding others to a higher standard and judging them by their worst actions.

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John C Maxwell

There’s a difference between listening passively and listening aggressively. To listen with your heart, you have to listen actively.

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John C Maxwell

Whenever I mentor people and help them discover their purpose, I always encourage them to start the process by discovering their strengths, not exploring their shortcomings. Why? Because people's purpose in life is always connected to their giftedness. It always works that way. You are not called to do something that you have no talent for. You will discover your purpose by finding and remaining in your strength zone.

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John C Maxwell

You cannot rely on your feelings. You can act your way into feeling long before you can feel your way into action.

By Anonym 13 Sep

John C Maxwell

If you don't love where you are right now, you won't love where you are going. Here is what I know: People who are passionate about what they do every day and love where they are in life are the fortunate ones. They have discovered their purpose. They are the difference makers who fully understand the gift of adding value, and yes, they can't help but love where they are going on their journey.

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John C Maxwell

I remember as a seventeen-year-old kid saying, "If attitude made me captain of this team, I'm going to have a good attitude all my life.

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John C Maxwell

The bottom line on attitude is that a good one helps to increase your possibilities. Pessimists usually get what they expect. So do optimists.

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John C Maxwell

Time is more valuable than money, because time is irreplaceable.

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John C Maxwell

Encouragement is oxygen for the soul

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John C Maxwell

No matter what you are currently able to do, creativity can make you capable of more.

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John C Maxwell

Others are Ahead of me. I am continually Challenged. My focus is Forward. The atmosphere is Affirming. I am often out of my Comfort Zone. I wake up Excited. Failure is not my Enemy. Others are Growing. People desire Change. Growth is Modeled and Expected.

By Anonym 16 Sep

John C Maxwell

If you don't contradict yourself on a regular basis, then you're not thinking.

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John C Maxwell

Only by practicing and developing your thinking daily will your ideas get better. Your thinking ability is determined not by your desire to think, but by your past thinking.

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John C Maxwell

Attitude: It is our best friend or our worst enemy.

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John C Maxwell

When you find your spiritual gift, God will give you an opportunity to use it.

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John C Maxwell

Any leader who asks the right questions of the right people has the potential to discover and develop great ideas.

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John C Maxwell

Leadership isn't about winning. It's about bringing people with you to the finish line.

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John C Maxwell

One of the best ways to cultivate a possibility mind set is to prompt yourself to dream one size bigger than you normally do. Let's face it, most people dream too small, they don't think big enough.

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John C Maxwell

Insecure leaders think everything is about them, and as a result, every action, every piece of information, every decision is put through their filter of self-centeredness.

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John C Maxwell

The best relationships are win-win. Why don't more people go into relationships with that attitude?

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John C Maxwell

Nothing separates successful people from unsuccessful people more than how they use their time!

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John C Maxwell

Our attitudes cannot stop our feelings, but they can keep our feelings from stopping us.

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John C Maxwell

We cannot become what we need by remaining what we are.

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John C Maxwell

If something can be done 80% as well by someone else, delegate!

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John C Maxwell

Without love, there can be no connection, no future, and no success together.

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John C Maxwell

The only thing a title can buy is a little time-either to increase your level of influence with others or to undermine it.

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John C Maxwell

When I had something I thought God was talking to me about, the first thing I did, before I ever talked to the congregation, was to sit down with the major influencers of the church and share with them what I thought God was speaking to me. I gave them time for input or questions. Many times they would ask questions and I would reply, "I need to spend more time on this. I'm not sure I'm thinking clearly there." Other times they added value and helped make this vision better or more accessible to the people.

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John C Maxwell

In a word, most bad attitudes are the result of selfishness.

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John C Maxwell

The single biggest way to impact an organization is to focus on leadership development. There is almost no limit to the potential of an organization that recruits good people, raises them up as leaders and continually develops them.

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John C Maxwell

Followers are always watching what you do. And people do what people see! If you are a leader seeking to make your vision come alive, then there is no better way to accomplish this than by living it: Modeling your expectations, setting the example by your actions, and showing the way through leading. Your followers, who are watching, will see in you the living picture of the vision, and you will produce the energy, motivation and passion to keep it going.

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John C Maxwell

Since an attitude is often expressed by our body language and by the looks on our faces, it can be contagious.

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John C Maxwell

Leader’s potential is determined by those closest to him.

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John C Maxwell

We don't mature momentarily, but over the long-term.

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John C Maxwell

They biggest man with the biggest ideas can be shot down by the smallest man with the smallest mind-think big anyway.

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John C Maxwell

The secret of your success is determined by your daily agenda.

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John C Maxwell

The greatest of all miracles is that we need not be tomorrow what we are today. The greatest of all insights is that we cannot be tomorrow what we do not do today. That is why today matters.

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John C Maxwell

Good ideas have expiration dates. You need to act before they become dated, irrelevant or otherwise spoiled.