Jim Rohn - Quotes

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Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.

Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.

You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.

You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.

Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.

Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.

Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, the clarity, and the emotions to affect other people.

Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, the clarity, and the emotions to affect other people.

Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.

Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.

If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.

If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.

If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.

If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.

We must all suffer one of two things: the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment. ---->>>

Whatever good things we build end up building us.

Whatever good things we build end up building us.

Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.

Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.

Learning is the beginning of wealth. Learning is the beginning of health. Learning is the beginning of spirituality. Searching and learning is where the miracle process all begins.

Learning is the beginning of wealth. Learning is the beginning of health. Learning is the beginning of spirituality. Searching and learning is where the miracle process all begins.

The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keeps out the joy.

The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keeps out the joy.

Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals. ---->>>

Either you run the day or the day runs you.

Either you run the day or the day runs you.

Maturity is the ability to reap without apology and not complain when things don't go well. ---->>>

Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you.

Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you.

You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.

You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.

Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.

Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.

Affirmation without discipline is the beginning of delusion.

Affirmation without discipline is the beginning of delusion.

If you don't like how things are, change it! You're not a tree.

If you don't like how things are, change it! You're not a tree.

It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the wind that determines which way we will go.

It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the wind that determines which way we will go.

If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us. ---->>>

Ideas can be life-changing. Sometimes all you need to open the door is just one more good idea. ---->>>

Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming. ---->>>

When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it. ---->>>

The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized - never knowing. ---->>>

There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important. ---->>>

Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better. ---->>>

Things that I felt absolutely sure of but a few years ago, I do not believe now. This thought makes me see more clearly how foolish it would be to expect all men to agree with me. ---->>>

It doesn't matter which side of the fence you get off on sometimes. What matters most is getting off. You cannot make progress without making decisions. ---->>>

Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.

Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.

Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.

Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.

Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value. ---->>>

Money is usually attracted, not pursued.

Money is usually attracted, not pursued.

Time is more value than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time.

Time is more value than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time.

Success is steady progress toward one's personal goals. ---->>>

Part of your heritage in this society is the opportunity to become financially independent.

Part of your heritage in this society is the opportunity to become financially independent.

Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well. ---->>>

Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness - great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy. ---->>>

Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.

Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.

The few who do are the envy of the many who only watch. ---->>>

The difficulties you meet will resolve themselves as you advance. Proceed, and light will dawn, and shine with increasing clearness on your path. ---->>>

The book you don't read won't help. ---->>>

The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get. ---->>>

Don't bring your need to the marketplace, bring your skill. If you don't feel well, tell your doctor, but not the marketplace. If you need money, go to the bank, but not the marketplace. ---->>>

A good objective of leadership is to help those who are doing poorly to do well and to help those who are doing well to do even better.

A good objective of leadership is to help those who are doing poorly to do well and to help those who are doing well to do even better.

Work harder on yourself than you do on your job. ---->>>

You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour. ---->>>

The major value in life is not what you get. The major value in life is what you become. ---->>>

Giving is better than receiving because giving starts the receiving process. ---->>>

Take time to gather up the past so that you will be able to draw from your experience and invest them in the future. ---->>>

For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward. ---->>>

Your philosophy determines whether you will go for the disciplines or continue the errors. ---->>>

The reason that fiction is more interesting than any other form of literature, to those who really like to study people, is that in fiction the author can really tell the truth without humiliating himself. ---->>>

If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn't need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around.

If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn't need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around.

The more you know the less you need to say. ---->>>

Asking is the beginning of receiving. Make sure you don't go to the ocean with a teaspoon. At least take a bucket so the kids won't laugh at you. ---->>>

Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become. ---->>>

To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself: First, what could I do? Second, what could I read? And third, who could I ask? ---->>>

Words do two major things: They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness. ---->>>

Better understated than overstated. Let people be surprised that it was more than you promised and easier than you said. ---->>>

Miss a meal if you have to, but don't miss a book. ---->>>

Failure is simply a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.

Failure is simply a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.

Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it. ---->>>

A novel is never anything, but a philosophy put into images. ---->>>

Make measurable progress in reasonable time.

Make measurable progress in reasonable time.

Labor gives birth to ideas.

Labor gives birth to ideas.

We get paid for bringing value to the market place. ---->>>

Some people plant in the spring and leave in the summer. If you're signed up for a season, see it through. You don't have to stay forever, but at least stay until you see it through. ---->>>

Biography

Name: Jim Rohn
Nationality: American
Born: 09-17, 1930
Birthplace: Yakima, Washington, U.S.
Die: 12-05, 2009
Occupation: Businessman
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Emanuel James "Jim" Rohn (September 17, 1930 – December 5, 2009) was an American entrepreneur, author and motivational speaker.(wikipedia)