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People blame their environment.
by Robert Collier

People blame their environment.
There is only one person to blame - and only one -
themselves.
- Robert Collier

Related topics: Environmental

Success is the sum of small efforts,
repeated day in and day out.
- Robert Collier

All riches have their origin in mind.
Wealth is in ideas - not money.
- Robert Collier

Every contrivance of man, every tool,
every instrument, every utensil, every article designed for use,
of each and every kind, evolved from a very simple beginnings.
- Robert Collier

 

You have to sow before you can reap.
You have to give before you can get.
- Robert Collier

Faith is the confidence, the assurance,
the enforcing truth, the knowing.
- Robert Collier

As fast as each opportunity presents itself,
use it!
No matter how tiny an opportunity it may be,
use it!
- Robert Collier

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The source and center of all man's creative power...
is his power of making images, or the power of imagination.
- Robert Collier

See the things you want as already yours.
Think of them as yours, as belonging to you,
as already in your possession.
- Robert Collier

Supply always comes on the heels of demand.
- Robert Collier

One might as well try to ride two horses moving in different directions,
as to try to maintain in equal force two opposing or
contradictory sets of desires.
- Robert Collier

Constant repetition carries conviction.
- Robert Collier

Pictures help you to form the mental mold.
- Robert Collier

Playing safe is probably the most unsafe thing in the world.
You cannot stand still.
You must go forward.
- Robert Collier

Plant the seed of desire in your mind and it forms
a nucleus with power to attract to itself everything
needed for its fulfillment.
- Robert Collier

Your chances of success in any undertaking can always
be measured by your belief in yourself.
- Robert Collier

The first essentials, of course, is to know what you want.
- Robert Collier

Make your mold.
The best flux in the world will not make a usable shape
unless you have a mold to pour it in.
- Robert Collier

Start where you are.
Distant fields always look greener, but opportunity
lies right where you are.
Take advantage of every opportunity of service.
- Robert Collier

If you see yourself as prosperous, you will be.
If you see yourself as continually hard up,
that is exactly what you will be.
- Robert Collier

Most of us, swimming against the tides of trouble the
world knows nothing about,
need only a bit of praise or encouragement -
and we will make the goal.
- Robert Collier

In every adversity there lies the seed of an equivalent advantage.
In every defeat is a lesson showing you how to win the victory next time.
- Robert Collier

If you procrastinate when faced with a big difficult problem...
break the problem into parts, and handle one part at a time.
- Robert Collier

The first principle of success is desire -
knowing what you want.
Desire is the planting of your seed.
- Robert Collier

It is your work to clear away the mass of encumbering material of thoughts,
so that you may bring into plain view the precious
thing at the center of the mass.
- Robert Collier

One comes to believe whatever one repeats to oneself sufficiently often,
whether the statement be true of false.
It comes to be dominating thought in one's mind.
- Robert Collier

If you don't make things happen then things will happen to you.
- Robert Collier

Vision - It reaches beyond the thing that is,
into the conception of what can be.
Imagination gives you the picture.
Vision gives you the impulse to make the picture your own.
- Robert Collier

Visualize this thing that you want, see it,
feel it, believe in it.
Make your mental blue print, and begin to build.
- Robert Collier

There is little difference in people,
but that little difference makes a big difference.
That little difference is attitude.
The big difference is whether it is positive or negative.
- Robert Collier

All motion is cyclic.
It circulates to the limits of its possibilities and
then returns to its starting point.
- Robert Collier

It sometimes seems that we have only to love a thing greatly to get it.
- Robert Collier

See things as you would have them be instead of as they are.
- Robert Collier

Any thought that is passed on to the subconscious often
enough and convincingly enough is finally accepted.
- Robert Collier

Our subconscious minds have no sense of humor,
play no jokes and cannot tell the difference between
reality and an imagined thought or image.
What we continually think about eventually will manifest in our lives.
- Robert Collier

You cannot hold on to anything good.
You must be continually giving - and getting.
You cannot hold on to your seed.
You must sow it - and reap anew.
You cannot hold on to riches.
You must use them and get other riches in return.
- Robert Collier

You can do anything you think you can.
This knowledge is literally the gift of the gods,
for through it you can solve every human problem.
It should make of you an incurable optimist.
It is the open door.
- Robert Collier

Take the first step, and your mind will mobilize all its forces to your aid.
But the first essential is that you begin.
Once the battle is startled, all that is within and
without you will come to your assistance.
- Robert Collier

Your real self - the "I am I" - is master of this land,
the ruler of this empire.
You rightfully have power and dominion over it,
all its inhabitants, and all contained in its realm.
- Robert Collier

Make every thought, every fact, that comes into your mind pay you a profit.
Make it work and produce for you.
Think of things not as they are but as they might be.
Don't merely dream - but create!
- Robert Collier

To go against the dominant thinking of your friends,
of most of the people you see every day,
is perhaps the most difficult act of heroism you can perform.
- Theodore H. White

People only see what they are prepared to see.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

People will forget what you said,
people will forget what you did,
but people will never forget
how you made them feel.
- Maya Angelou

To laugh often and much;
to win the respect of intelligent people
and the affection of children,
to leave the world a better place,
to know even one life has breathed easier
because you have lived,
this is to have succeeded.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Never believe that a few caring people can't change the world.
For, indeed, that's all who ever have.
- Margaret Mead

I believe that everything happens for a reason.
People change so that you can learn to let go,
things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they're right,
you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself,
and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.
- Marilyn Monroe

Imagine all the people living life in peace.
You may say I'm a dreamer,
but I'm not the only one.
I hope someday you'll join us,
and the world will be as one.
- John Lennon

I've learned that people will forget what you said,
people will forget what you did,
but people will never forget how you made them feel.
- Maya Angelou

If you can't feed a hundred people, then feed just one.
- Mother Teresa

To the people who love you,
you are beautiful already.
This is not because they're
blind to your shortcomings
but because they so clearly see your soul.
- Victoria Moran

Fear defeats more people than
any other one thing in the world.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Don't live your life to please other people.
- Oprah Winfrey

Truth is not defined by
how many people believe something.
Ask. Question. Think.
Decide - for yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

People that seem so glorious are all show;
underneath they are like everyone else.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

When people get caught up with that which is right
and they are willing to sacrifice for it,
there is no stopping point short of victory.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

A common denominator of all religions is that
they have the power to bring out the best and the worst in people.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

People are like stained glass windows,
they sparkle and shine when the sun is out,
but when darkness sets in their true beauty
is revealed only if there is a light from within.
- Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

Whenever you're in conflict with someone,
there is one factor that can make the difference
between damaging your relationship and deepening it.
That factor is attitude.
- William James

You can't stop the music, nobody can stop the music.
- Village People

Knowing your own darkness is the best method
for dealing with the darknesses of other people.
- Carl Jung

The enlightened give thanks
for what most people take for granted.
- Michael Beckwith

When dealing with people, remember you are
not dealing with creatures of logic,
but creatures of emotion.
- Dale Carnegie

Tough times never last but tough people do.
- Robert H. Schuller

Motivation is the art of getting people to do
what you want them to do because they want to do it.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

Anyone who proposes to do good
must not expect people to roll stones out of his way,
but must accept his lot calmly,
even if they roll a few stones upon it.
- Albert Schweitzer

What old people say you cannot do,
you try and find that you can.
Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new.
- Henry David Thoreau

You can fool all the people some of the time,
and some of the people all the time,
but you cannot fool all the people all the time.
- Abraham Lincoln (sometimes attributed to P. T. Barnum)

In the sky, there is no distinction of east and west;
people create distinctions out of their own minds
and then believe them to be true.
- The Buddha

People are often unreasonable, illogical, and self-centered; ...
Forgive them anyway.
- Kent Keith
(often attributed to Mother Teresa, who kept a copy
on the wall of her orphanage)

If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
- Mother Teresa

Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart.
- Anne Frank


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