Napoleon Hill Quotes

- Notable Napoleon Hill Quotes Index -

Born: October 26, 1883, Pound, Virginia
Birth Country: USA
Died: South Carolina, November 8, 1970
Occupation: Author

1.
Action is the real measure of intelligence.
- Napoleon Hill

2.
All the breaks you need in life wait within your imagination, Imagination is the workshop of your mind, capable of turning mind energy into accomplishment and wealth.
- Napoleon Hill

3.
Before success comes in any man's life, he's sure to meet with much temporary defeat and, perhaps some failures. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and the most logical thing to do is to quit. That's exactly what the majority of men do.
- Napoleon Hill

4.
Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.
- Napoleon Hill

5.
Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.
- Napoleon Hill

6.
Don't wait. The time will never be just right.
- Napoleon Hill

7.
Education comes from within you get it by struggle and effort and thought.
- Napoleon Hill

8.
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
- Napoleon Hill

9.
Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed on an equal or greater benefit.
- Napoleon Hill

10.
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

11.
Everyone enjoys doing the kind of work for which he is best suited.
- Napoleon Hill

12.
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

13.
Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice, and is never the result of selfishness.
- Napoleon Hill

14.
Happiness is found in doing, not merely possessing.
- Napoleon Hill

15.
If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.
- Napoleon Hill

16.
It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served.
- Napoleon Hill

17.
It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.
- Napoleon Hill

18.
It takes half your life before you discover life is a do-it-yourself project.
- 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.
Money without brains is always dangerous.
- Napoleon Hill

21.
More gold has been mined from the thoughts of men than has been taken from the earth.
- Napoleon Hill

22.
Most great people have attained their greatest success just one step beyond their greatest failure.
- Napoleon Hill

23.
Nature cannot be tricked or cheated. She will give up to you the object of your struggles only after you have paid her price.
- Napoleon Hill

24.
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

25.
Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success.
- Napoleon Hill

26.
Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.
- Napoleon Hill

27.
Success in its highest and noblest form calls for peace of mind and enjoyment and happiness which come only to the man who has found the work that he likes best.
- Napoleon Hill

28.
The best way to sell yourself to others is first to sell the others to yourself.
- Napoleon Hill

29.
The ladder of success is never crowded at the top.
- Napoleon Hill

30.
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

31.
The starting point of all achievement is desire.
- Napoleon Hill

32.
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
- Napoleon Hill

33.
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

34.
War grows out of the desire of the individual to gain advantage at the expense of his fellow man.
- Napoleon Hill

35.
We begin to see, therefore, the importance of selecting our environment with the greatest of care, because environment is the mental feeding ground out of which the food that goes into our minds is extracted.
- Napoleon Hill

36.
Wise men, when in doubt whether to speak or to keep quiet, give themselves the benefit of the doubt, and remain silent.
- Napoleon Hill

37.
You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.
- Napoleon Hill

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