You must consider the bottom line, but make it integrity before profits.
Don't be a time manager, be a priority manager. Cut your major goals into bite-sized pieces. Each small priority or requirement on the way to ultimate goal become a mini goal in itself.
The essence of life is finding something you really love and then making the daily experience worthwhile.
View life as a continuous learning experience.
The winner's edge is not in a gifted birth, a high IQ, or in talent. The winner's edge is all in the attitude, not aptitude. Attitude is the criterion for success.
One characteristic of winners is they always look upon themselves as a do it yourself project.