Monday, May 9, 2011

21 Suggestions

21 Suggestions for Success

1. Marry the right person. This one decision will determine 90% of your happiness or misery

2. Work at something you enjoy and that’s worthy of your time and talent

3. Give people more than they expect and do it cheerfully

4. Become the most positive and enthusiastic person you know

5. Be forgiving of yourself and others

6. Be generous

7. Have a grateful heart

8. Persistence, persistence, persistence

9. Discipline yourself to save money, even on the most modest salary

10. Treat everyone you meet like you want to be treated

11. Commit yourself to constant improvement

12. Commit yourself to quality

13. Understand that happiness is not based on possession, power, or prestige, but on relationships with people you love and trust

14. Be loyal

15. Be honest

16. Be a self starter

17. Be decisive even if it means you’ll sometimes be wrong

18. Stop blaming others. Take responsibility for every are of your life

19. Be bold and courageous when you look back on your life, you’ll regret the things you didn’t do more than the ones you did

20. Take good care of those you love

21. Don’t do anything that wouldn’t make your mom proud

-H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

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