"First comes thought; then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans; then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination."
"Hold a picture of yourself long and steadily enough in your mind's eye, and you will be drawn toward it."
"Education comes from within; you get it by struggle and effort and thought."
"No person can succeed in a line of endeavor which one does not like."
"Success come to those who become success conscious."
"Persistence is to the character of man as carbon is to steel."
"The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail."
"If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way."
"Man, alone, has the power to transform his thoughts into physical reality; man, alone, can dream and make his dreams come true."
"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 -- essential to success."
"That is one of the tricks of opportunity. It has a sly habit of slipping in by the back door, and often it comes disguised in the form of misfortune, or temporary defeat. This is why so many fail to recognize opportunity."
"All achievements, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea."
"Life reflects your own thoughts back to you."
Napoleon Hill Born: 1883
Be inspired by our collection of famous Napoleon Hill quotes, full of wise words and encouragement.
Napoleon Hill was an American writer and philsopher.
He spent much of his life
studying successful people and wrote many books documenting his findings.
All of his books are still widely read today and the principles he wrote about
still apply. One of his most widely read books is "Think and Grow Rich".
sentence of the book is: TRULY, 'thoughts are things,' and powerful things that, when they are mixed with definiteness of purpose, persistence, and a burning desire for their translation into riches, or other material objects." This
book is often described as a powerful motivational book!
Napoleon Hill was truly a motivational writer and his work lives on!
His words are
sometimes considered as inspirational sayings as they have been around
for many years, but truly still apply today.