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“A Great Leader's Courage to Fulfill his Vision Comes from Passion, Not Position.”

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“The Greatest Mistake We Make is Living in Constant Fear that We will Make One.”

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“A Leader is One who Knows The Way, Goes The Way, and Shows The Way.”

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“Without Failure there is No Achievement.”

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“Talent is a Gift, but Character is a Choice.”

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“A Man must Be Big enough to Admit his Mistakes, Smart enough to Profit from them, and Strong enough to Correct them.”

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“Policies are Many, Principles are Few, Policies will Change, Principles Never do.”

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“A Lack of Realism in The Vision Today Costs Credibility Tomorrow.”

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“Leadership is Not about Titles, Positions or Flowcharts. It is about One Life Influencing Another.”

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“We Cannot Become what We Need by Remaining what We are.”

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“You will Never Change Your Life until You Change Something You Do Daily. The Secret of Your Success is Found in your Daily Routine.”

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“People may Hear Your Words, but They Feel Your Attitude.”

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“People Never Care how much You Know until They Know how much You Care.”

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“Growth inside Fuels Growth outside.”

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“All of The People in My Life whom I Consider to Be Close Friends or Colleagues are Good Thinkers.”

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“People Buy into The Leader before They Buy into The Vision.”

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“Change is Inevitable. Growth is Optional.”

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“The Measure of a Leader is Not The Number of People who Serve him but The Number of People He Serves.”

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“Your Life Today is a Result of Your Thinking Yesterday. Your Life Tomorrow will be Determined by what You Think Today.”

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“A Difficult Time can be More Readily Endured if We Retain The Conviction that our Existence Holds a Purpose, a Cause to Pursue, a Person to Love, a Goal to Achieve.”

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“The Greatest Day in Your Life and Mine is when We Take Total Responsibility for our Attitudes. That's The Day We Truly Grow up.”

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“The Secret of Your Success is Determined by Your Daily Agenda.”

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“To Lead any Way Other than by Example, We Send a Fuzzy Picture of Leadership to Others. If We Work on Improving Ourselves First and Make that Our Primary Mission, then Others are More Likely to Follow.”

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“Everyone has The Potential to Become an Encourager. You Don’t have to Be Rich. You Don’t have to Be a Genius. You Don’t have to have it all together. All You have to Do is Care about People and Initiate.”

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“Seven Steps to Success :-

1. Make a Commitment to Grow Daily.
2. Value The Process More than Events.
3. Don't Wait for Inspiration.
4. Be Willing to Sacrifice Pleasure for Opportunity.
5. Dream Big.
6. Plan Your Priorities.
7. Give up to Go up.”

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“If Your Habits Don't Line up with Your Dream, then You Need to either Change Your Habits or Change Your Dream.”

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“Success is... Knowing Your Purpose in Life, Growing to Reach Your Maximum Potential, and Sowing Seeds that Benefit Others.” 

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“If We are Growing We are always Going to be Outside Our Comfort Zone.”

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“Every Time You Make a Mistake, Don’t Bring up Everything that’s Wrong with Yourself; Tell Yourself that You’re Paying The Price for Growth and that You will Learn to Do Better Next Time. Every Positive Thing You can Say to Yourself will Help.”

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“Learn to Say 'No' to The Good so You can Say 'Yes' to The Best.”

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“A Dream Becomes a Reality as a Result of Your Actions, and Your Actions are Controlled, to a Large Extent, by Your Habits.”

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“Growth Demands a Temporary Surrender of Security. It may Mean Giving up Familiar but Limiting Patterns, Safe but Unrewarding Work, Values No Longer Believed in, and Relationships that have Lost their Meaning.”

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“Life is 10% of what Happens to Me and 90% of how I React to it.”

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“Remember, Man does Not Live on Bread Alone: Sometimes He Needs a Little Buttering up.”

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“Small Disciplines Repeated with Consistency Every Day Lead to Great Achievements Gained Slowly Over Time.”

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“Most People Want to Avoid Pain, and Discipline is Usually Painful.”

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“If You Wouldn’t Follow Yourself, why should Anyone else?”

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“Life can be Boring Unless You Put some Effort into it.”

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“Failing Forward” is The Ability to Get Back up after You’ve been Knocked Down, Learn from Your Mistake, and Move Forward in a Better Direction.”

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“A Leader who Produces Other Leaders Multiples their Influences.”

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“A Minute of Thought is Greater than an Hour of Talk.”

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“Stay Focused Instead of Getting Offended or Off Track by Others.”

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“Time is More Valuable than Money, Because Time is Irreplaceable.”

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“Speak The Truth. Transparency Breeds Legitimacy.”

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“Relational Skills are The Most Important Abilities in Leadership.”

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“Success is Due to our Stretching to The Challenges of Life. Failure Comes when We Shrink from them.”

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“God Chooses what We Go through; We Choose how We Go through it.”

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