Vision gives you the impulse to make the picture your own.
See the things you want as already yours. Think of them as yours, as belonging to you, as already in your possession.
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!
The first principle of success is desire – knowing what you want. Desire is the planting of your seed.
Make your mold. The best flux in the world will not make a usable shape unless you have a mold to pour it in.
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.
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.
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.
Constant repetition carries conviction.
Imagination gives you the picture. Vision gives you the impulse to make the picture your own.
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.
The source and center of all man's creative power... is his power of making images, or the power of imagination.
You have to sow before you can reap. You have to give before you can get.
If you see yourself as prosperous, you will be. If you see yourself as continually hard up, that is exactly what you will be.
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.
Start where you are. Distant fields always look greener, but opportunity lies right where you are. Take advantage of every opportunity of service.
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.
If you procrastinate when faced with a big difficult problem... break the problem into parts, and handle one part at a time.
The mere fact that you have obstacles to overcome is in your favor...
Faith is the confidence, the assurance, the enforcing truth, the knowing.
Plant the seed of desire in your mind and it forms a nucleus with power to attract to itself everything needed for its fulfillment.