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61 Famous Quotes by Napoleon Hill

Powerful Napoleon Hill Quotes

Napoleon Hill was a writer form America, who was the most primitive maker of the contemporary genre of individual- success literature. He is extensively believed to be one of the great writers who wrote on success. Here are few of the popular quotes by Napoleon Hill.

  1. “A goal is a dream with a deadline.” - Napoleon Hill
  2. “Most so-called Failures are only temporary defeats.” - Napoleon Hill
  3. “Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.” - Napoleon Hill
  4. “Your big opportunity may be right where you are now.” - Napoleon Hill
  5. “Opportunity often comes in disguised in the form of misfortune, or temporary defeat.” - Napoleon Hill
  6. “Hold a picture of yourself long and steadily enough in your mind’s eye, and you will be drawn toward it.” - Napoleon Hill
  7. “Any idea, plan, or purpose may be placed in the mind through repetition of thought.” - Napoleon Hill
  8. “No person can succeed in a line of endeavor which one does not like.” - Napoleon Hill
  9. “Success come to those who become success conscious.” - Napoleon Hill
  10. “Education comes from within; you get it by struggle and effort and thought.” - Napoleon Hill
  11. “If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.” - Napoleon Hill
  12. “Persistence is to the character of man as carbon is to steel.” - Napoleon Hill
  13. “First comes thought; then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans; then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination.” - Napoleon Hill
  14. “All achievements, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.” - Napoleon Hill
  15. “The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.” - Napoleon Hill
  16. “Life reflects your own thoughts back to you.” - Napoleon Hill
  17. “You can do it if you believe you can!” - Napoleon Hill
  18. “It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.” - Napoleon Hill
  19. “Man, alone, has the power to transform his thoughts into physical reality; man, alone, can dream and make his dreams come true.” - Napoleon Hill
  20. “There is no hope of success for the person who does not have a central purpose, or definite goal at which to aim.” - Napoleon Hill
  21. “Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win — essential to success.” - Napoleon Hill
  22. “You will resemble, tomorrow, the Dominating Thoughts that you keep alive in your mind today!” - Napoleon Hill
  23. “That is one of the tricks of opportunity. It has a sly habit of slipping in by the back door, and often it comes disguised in the form of misfortune, or temporary defeat. This is why so many fail to recognize opportunity.” - Napoleon Hill
  24. “Don’t wait. The time will never be just right.” - Napoleon Hill
  25. “Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice, and is never the result of selfishness.” - Napoleon Hill
  26. “The reason man may become the master of his own destiny is because he has the power to influence his own subconscious mind.” - Napoleon Hill
  27. “It takes half your life before you discover life is a do-it-yourself project.” - Napoleon Hill
  28. “A burning desire to be, and to do is the starting point from which the dreamer must take off.” - Napoleon Hill
  29. “Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another.” - Napoleon Hill
  30. “What a different story men would have to tell if only they would adopt a Definite Purpose and stand by that purpose until it had time to become an all-consuming obsession!” - Napoleon Hill
  31. “Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.” - Napoleon Hill
  32. “First comes thought; then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans; then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination.” - Napoleon Hill
  33. “More gold has been mined from the thoughts of men than has been taken from the earth.” - Napoleon Hill
  34. “…an intangible impulse of thought can be transmuted into its physical counterpart by the application of known principles.” - Napoleon Hill
  35. “Most great people have attained their greatest success just one step beyond their greatest failure.” - Napoleon Hill
  36. “There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.” - Napoleon Hill
  37. “Before success comes in any man’s life, he is sure to meet with much temporary defeat, and, perhaps, some failure.” - Napoleon Hill
  38. “No one is ready for a think until he believes he can acquire it. The state of mind must be belief, not mere hope or wish. Open-mindedness is essential for belief. Closed minds do not inspire faith, courage and belief.” - Napoleon Hill
  39. “Knowledge is only potential power.” - Napoleon Hill
  40. “The world has the habit of making room for the man whose actions show that he knows where he is going.” - Napoleon Hill
  41. “When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and most logical thing to do is to Quit. That is exactly what the majority of men do.” - Napoleon Hill
  42. “Think and grow rich.” - Napoleon Hill
  43. “Cherish your visions and your dreams, as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.” - Napoleon Hill
  44. “You give before you get.” - Napoleon Hill
  45. “. . . our brains become magnetized with the dominating thoughts which we hold in our minds, and, by means with which no person is familiar, these “magnets” attract to us the forces, the people, the circumstances of life which harmonize with the nature of our dominating thoughts.” - Napoleon Hill
  46. “The starting point of all achievement is desire.” - Napoleon Hill
  47. “You may as well know, right here, that you can never have riches in great quantities, unless you can work yourself into a white heat of desire for money, and actually believe you will possess it..” - Napoleon Hill
  48. “When your desires are strong enough you will appear to possess superhuman powers to achieve.” - Napoleon Hill
  49. “When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.” - Napoleon Hill
  50. “Capability means imagination…” - Napoleon Hill
  51. “Don’t wait. The time will never be just right.” - Napoleon Hill
  52. “Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle…” - Napoleon Hill
  53. “No man ever achieved worth-while success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.” - Napoleon Hill
  54. “Edison failed 10, 000 times before he made the electric light. Do not be discouraged if you fail a few times.” - Napoleon Hill
  55. “Action is the real measure of intelligence.” - Napoleon Hill
  56. “Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success” - Napoleon Hill
  57. “The man who does more than he is paid for will soon be paid for more than he does.” - Napoleon Hill
  58. “You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself” - Napoleon Hill
  59. “It is always your next move.” - Napoleon Hill
  60. “. . . we must magnetize our minds with intense desire for riches, that we must become “money conscious” until the desire for money drives us to create definite plans for acquiring it.” - Napoleon Hill
  61. “The ladder of success is never crowded at the top.” - Napoleon Hill

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