Posts tagged Thomas Edison
by: Amy Potavin
Success starts with a state of mind. Christopher Columbus knew it. Thomas Edison lived it. Michael Dell and Bill Gates believe it. And Marcus Aurelius said it, “”Our life is what our thoughts make of it… A man’s true greatness lies in the consciousness of an honest purpose in life, founded on a just estimate of himself…”
You may ask why this is so. The formula for this is quite simple.
1. What you believe, you act on. Action begins with, and is instigated by, belief. You can not act on something that you do not, at some level, believe in, whether you are in favor of, or in More >
by: Elise Fisher
Napoleon Hill, the author of Think and Grow Rich, believes that a person does not have to be a genius to become rich. Any person can become wealthy if he thinks positively and has a deep desire to achieve his goal.
Positive Thinking: You must see your financial dreams and know that you will be able to attain them. You must already own them.
If you begin making up every rationalization under the sun why you can’t succeed, pinch yourself. You have to discipline your body and mind to think positive thoughts. Teach yourself that those kind of thought patterns are unacceptable. More >
Anger is the enemy of non-violence and pride is a monster that swallows it up. Mohandas Gandhi
At the center of non-violence stands the principle of love. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Dr. King used Gandhi‘s commitment to non-violence and to passive resistance. Al Sharpton
I am for violence if non-violence means we continue postponing a solution to the American black man’s problem just to avoid violence. Malcolm X
I have nothing new to teach the world. Truth and Non-violence are as old as the hills. All I have done is to try experiments in both on as vast a scale as I could. Mohandas Gandhi
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