Les Brown, a motivational speaker and author, believes that what you do today will determine what your tomorrows will bring.
"You are molding your tomorrow based on what you do today," he says. "You can determine what your future holds based on how much time and energy you spend working on yourself now. Find out what it is you want, and go after it as if your life depends on it. Why? Because it does," says Brown.
Les Brown truly an inspiration! He had no formal education past high school. But what he did have was persistence and determination. He was born in a low-income city in Miami, Flordia. Les and his twin brother were adopted when they
were six weeks old. Ms. Maime Brown, a single parent woman who had little education become his mom.
Here is a man who truly has achieved success!
"Don't let the negativity given to you by the world disempower you.
Instead give to yourself that which empowers you."
Les Brown Inspirational Quotes |
"A person with the right attitude says to himself or herself, I may be here in this situation, but it doesnít mean I have
to stay here. When faced with a challenge, do you ask: why me?
Or do you accept the opportunity for you to grow?"
Les Brown, Up Thoughts For Down Times Challenge |
"You can make decisions like that about your life. If you are carrying strong
feeling about something that happened
in your past, they may hinder your ability to live in the present.
You have to get rid of them."
Les Brown, Live Your Dreams: Say "YES" To Life Decision |
"YOU decide what your limits are, and YOU decide your level of success.
You are responsible for the time that you spend on this planet."
Les Brown, Laws Of Success: 12 Laws That Turn Dreams Into Reality Success |
"I often speak to people who wonder why they continue to fail.
In many situations, they are concentrating their efforts
in the wrong places period."
Les Brown, Up Thoughts For Down Times Failure |
"If you put yourself in a position where you have to stretch outside
your comfort zone, then you are forced
to expand your consciousness and to strive and achieve."
Les Brown, Live Your Dreams Comfort Zone |
"Shoot for the moon.
Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars."
Les Brown Funny Quotes |
"I have learned that to get out of life what I expect, I must commit
myself to beginning each day by
concentrating on positive thoughts and focusing on my goals."
Les Brown Positive Thinking Quotes |
"You can complain about the direction of your life all you want,
but until you sit in the driverís seat and begin to drive yourself,
you aren't going to get where you want to go!"
Les Brown Complaining |
"Forgive yourself for your faults and your
mistakes and move on."
Les Brown Mistakes |
"Honor your commitments with integrity."
Les Brown Commitment |
"In day-to-day commerce, television is not so much interested in the
business of communications as in the business of delivering audiences to
advertisers. People are the merchandise, not the shows. The shows are
merely the bait."
Les Brown Communication |
"Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted
a tree a long time ago."
Les Brown Humor |