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To desire is to obtain; to aspire is to achieve.
 

To put away aimlessness and weakness, and to begin to think with purpose, is to enter the ranks of those strong ones who only recognize failure as one of the pathways to attainment; who make all conditions serve them, and who think strongly, attempt fearlessly, and accomplish masterfully.
 

We do not attract what we want, but what we are.
 

When mental energy is allowed to follow the line of least resistance and to fall into easy channels, it is called weakness.
 

Whether you be man or woman you will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.
 

Work joyfully and peacefully, knowing that right thoughts and right efforts will inevitably bring about right results.
[Work]
 

You are the handicap you must face. You are the one who must choose your place.
[Self Reliance]
 

You are the one who must choose your place.
[Decisions]
 

You are today where your thoughts have brought you; you will be tomorrow where your thoughts take you.
 

You cannot escape the results of your thoughts.... Whatever your present environment may be, you will fall, remain or rise with your thoughts, your vision, your ideal. You will become as small as your controlling desire, as great as your dominant aspiration.
[Positive]
 

You cannot travel within and stand still without.
 

You will become as small as your controlling desire; as great as you dominant aspiration.
 

You will never do anything in this world without courage.
[Courage]
 


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